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Crossville City Council Works On Next Step For Recreation Center

The Crossville City Council discussed the next steps for designing its planned indoor recreation center during a Tuesday work session. City Manager Greg Wood said he recommends council members move forward by requesting for qualifications on the project. “I would like it to be designed in such a fashion that it could be a phased construction,” Wood said. “Number 1 ... Read More »

Crossville Subdivision Speed Limit Reduction Could Be New Standard

The Crossville City Council reduced the speed limit of the Crossroad Village Subdivision Tuesday. Mayor James Mayberry said the speed limit for the newly built 60 home subdivision is now 25 mph. “They’re fairly close together and fairly close to the road,” Mayberry said. “There are basketball goals down by the road and so on and so fourth. Speed limit ... Read More »

Crossville In Need Of Public Works Director, Engineering Help

The Crossville City Council discussed the idea of adding an assistant city manager on Tuesday night. However, based on survey results Crossville was seen as too small to need the position. City Manager Greg Wood said the city’s current need is a public works director and a professional engineer. “My recommendation is looking at potentially upgrading and training to a ... Read More »

Crossville City Council Work On Issues At Tuesday Retreat

Crossville City Council will discuss a host of topics at its retreat Tuesday morning. The points of discussion will range from the care of their ballfields to the potential for their indoor rec center. City Manager Greg Wood said that it’s an opportunity for council members to explore options in a less formal, more intimate setting. “You want to go ... Read More »

Crossville Purchases Old Ice Center Property For Future Rec Center

Crossville has purchased 24 acres on Genesis Road for its future indoor recreation facility. City Manager Greg Wood said the city council approved a $550,000 maximum bid price, acquiring the property for $540,000. Wood said next step designing and evaluating cost estimates to bond the estimated $30 million project. “It’s going to be a long process but I think the ... Read More »

Crossville City Manager Performance Evaluation Completed By Council, Mayor

Crossville City Manager Greg Wood received a 4.45 out of 5 on his performance evaluation by the city council. Wood received his highest score in fiscal management. Receiving the highest scores for preparing a balanced budget at a level directed by the council and making the best possible use of available funds. Wood received his lowest score for citizen relations. ... Read More »

Crossville Receiving Calls About Properties Available For Rec Center

Crossville is evaluating potential locations for its future indoor recreation facility. City Manager Greg Wood and City Engineer Tim Begley have looked at at least four different properties. Wood said that since the search has gone public, more people are reaching out about land that could be used. “I was called by another property on Miller and Lantana, another one ... Read More »

Crossville Appraising Land For Future Indoor Rec Center

The Crossville City Council has approved a land appraisal for a Webb Avenue property for the city’s new indoor rec center. City Manager Greg Wood said the property is 24 acres with about 18 that are usable. “And, its’s going to be a mandatory auction coming up next month,” Wood said. “So, we would probably like to make an offer ... Read More »

Crossville Seeking More Info Before Indoor Rec Center Property Negotiation

An update on Crossville’s Indoor Recreation Center plan was provided to the City Council on Tuesday night during a work session. City Manager Greg Wood said one possible future location is behind the ice center. Wood said based on a six figure asking price per acre, the city needs to gather more info before negotiating a sale. “I think it ... Read More »

Crossville Water Line Extension Up For Vote Next Week

A 1200-foot water line extension will be up for a vote during next week’s Crossville City Council Meeting. The extension is on Ernest Neal Road and has already been approved by the city’s planning commission. City Engineer Tim Begley said he does not expect any maintenance or installation issues for the project, and Crossville will take over the water line ... Read More »