Economic Development

The Economic Development Division works with public and private entities to foster job growth retention and to increase the tax base and sustainability of the City.

Volunteer Parkway Development Strategy

At the December 2019 City Council Work Session, staff from the Department of Economic Development in conjunction with the Department of Development Services and the Legal Department presented an initial strategy to explore revitalization of the Volunteer Parkway corridor. The study area encompassed a stretch of roughly 4.9 miles from West State St to Century Blvd. The development strategy document may be viewed here.