Welcome to UT Commons

Welcome to UT Commons, a weekly narrative of construction activity at University Commons. Join us as we log the transformation of this urban brownfield site into a mixed use redevelopment, serving  the surrounding community and the University of Tennessee.


Sunrise and Ribbon Cutting

The grand opening of the South Retail Center at University Commons came early on the morning of August 28. The mayors of Knoxville, Knox County and city council … [Read More...]

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Store Teams To Take Over Buildings Soon

  Northern Retail Center: Shelves are in place but bare this week. Not for long... Construction fixture crews completed their work last week working both night and day in preparation for the store stocking team scheduled to arrive on June … [Read More...]

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Crunch Time in Knoxville

With turn-over scheduled in no less than 6 week for some buildings, activities are a blur both inside and outside at UT Commons. Northern Retail Shops Final polishing of concrete floors ongoing Bathroom tile complete Bathroom fixture and accessory … [Read More...]