Youth Summit is Saturday

~ from the Office of Neighborhoods

The Empower Knox Youth Summit is this Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Small Assembly Room of the City-County Building.

The Summit has been planned by Empower Knox and will be hosted and facilitated by the Mayor’s Youth Council. At the end of the day, participants will present creative solutions to significant issues in our community to City leaders, parents and other residents.

If you are a young person in Knoxville and wish to participate, please contact Youth Engagement Coordinator Emily Norris at or register at

Attendance at this event is free, and lunch and snacks will be provided!

The City of Knoxville ensures meaningful access to City programs, services, and activities to comply with Civil Rights Title VI and ADA Title II laws and reasonably provides translation, interpretation, modifications, accommodations, alternative formats, auxiliary aids and services.

To request language translation services, contact Community Empowerment Director Charles F. Lomax Jr at or 865-215-2536.

For disability accommodations, contact City ADA Coordinator, Stephanie Brewer Cook, at or 865-215-2034 at least 72 hours before the meeting.