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Posted on: April 27, 2016

Knox County Sheriff's Office Hosts May 7 Farragut Precinct Grand Opening

The Knox County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) will host a grand opening of the Farragut Precinct on Saturday, May 7 from 10 a.m. to noon at 11429 Parkside Drive (in Turkey Creek next door to Hibbett Sports).

Attendees can meet officers with the KCSO S.W.A.T...Read on...

Posted on: April 21, 2016

Farragut Stormwater Matters Hosts Stream Treasure Hunt May 7

Come on a treasure hunt with the Town of Farragut Stormwater Matters Program!

The Stormwater Matters program is piloting a project called 'One Year Down the Drain: Turkey Creek'. As part of that project, the Town aims to conduct a stream cleanup each m...Read on...

Posted on: April 19, 2016

Farragut Invites Community to May 5 Impact Fee Study Public Forum

The Town of Farragut’s consulting firm Duncan Associates Inc. has completed the Town’s Impact Fee Study. During the study, the Town hosted three public forums to solicit public comment and answer questions regarding the fee and its effect on the Town and ...Read on...

Posted on: April 19, 2016

Rain Barrel Workshop Offered in May at Town Hall

In partnership with the Water Quality Forum, the Town of Farragut is hosting a Rain Barrel Workshop on Saturday, May 21 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Farragut Town Hall.

This workshop will educate participants on the water quality and water conservat...Read on...

Posted on: April 13, 2016

Pilates and Zumba Classes Start in May at Town Hall

The Town of Farragut is offering six-week Pilates and Zumba classes starting in May at the Farragut Town Hall. Specific class information is as follows:

Zumba
What: Zumba fitness combines Latin music rhythms and dance styles as well as other internati...Read on...

Posted on: April 4, 2016

Get Ready for Outdoor Fun at Farragut’s Youth Fishing Rodeo

Youth ages 13 and under are invited to the 32nd annual Bob Watt Youth Fishing Rodeo on Saturday, May 14, at Anchor Park for a morning of fishing and competing for prizes in various categories. Registration will begin on site at 9 a.m. with fishing to foll...Read on...

Posted on: April 4, 2016

Social Media 4 Seniors Offers Classes at Town Hall in May

The Town of Farragut is hosting five technology classes for seniors offered by local company Social Media 4 Seniors (www.socialmedia4seniors.net) in May at the Farragut Town Hall. Participants must be 55 years or older to attend. Register early as only fi...Read on...

Posted on: April 4, 2016

Beautification Committee to Judge Landscape Beautification Awards

A team of judges from the Town of Farragut Beautification Committee will make on-site visits of businesses, residential entrance areas and churches in Farragut on Thursday, May 5 to officially recognize the most attractive landscaping in Farragut.

The...Read on...

Posted on: March 21, 2016

Farragut’s Independence Day Parade registration available online April 1

The registration form for the Town of Farragut’s 29th annual Independence Day Parade will be available at www.townoffarragut.org/register and at the Farragut Town Hall (11408 Municipal Center Drive) beginning Friday, April 1 at 8 a.m. The parade is schedu...Read on...

Posted on: March 29, 2016

Town of Farragut Seeks Applicants for Volunteer Committees

The Town of Farragut is now accepting applications from members of the community who wish to serve on one of Farragut’s advisory committees, councils and boards. Completed applications must be returned to the Town Hall by Friday, May 13.

The Farragut B...Read on...

Posted on: January 19, 2016

Farragut Museum features “The Farragut Farmers” exhibit

Beginning Jan. 18, the Farragut Museum will feature a new special exhibit – “The Farragut Farmers.” This exhibit will be on display through May 27, 2016.

As late as the early seventies, the Farragut area was a sprawling rural community dotted with bea...Read on...