Items of Interest

Heritage Center continues transformation, serves as a national model for “green” reindustrialization

Since the Community Reuse Organization of East Tennessee’s (CROET) creation nearly two decades ago, the award-winning program to revitalize former Department of Energy properties in Oak Ridge has resulted in the creation of hundreds of jobs, millions of dollars in capital investment, and increased tax revenue for the City of Oak Ridge.

~read more @ Heritage Center article

Solar farm planned in Oak Ridge

A former uranium enrichment site is becoming a green-power mecca.

~read more @ Solar Farm article