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Knoxville, county weigh producing sporting activities authority to fund stadium

The Knoxville Metropolis Council and Knox County Commission are predicted this thirty day period to focus on the idea for generating a new home for the Smokies ball club.

KNOXVILLE, Tennessee — Town and county leaders are established this thirty day period to discuss about doable generation of a sports activities authority that would address financing and building of an Previous Metropolis sports stadium and activities heart.

Entrepreneur and Double A Smokies workforce operator Randy Boyd has said he is completely ready to consider about shifting the club some working day from Sevier County again to Knoxville.

He is been assembling acreage in and close to the Aged Metropolis for potential growth. His household also owns numerous commercial tracts in the region.

This summer time town officials verified they were being discovering what function they could participate in in possible funding for a stadium.

Knoxville Mayor Indya Kincannon and Knox