Roane Chamber Launches New WebsiteROANE COUNTY, TN – For many years, the Roane County Chamber of Commerce has been working to offer new ways to grow area businesses. Over the past year, one of those ways is through a newly-designed more interactive website, providing more opportunity for members and the community to engage in ways never before possible.In July, 2014 the Chamber began working with MicroNet, Inc., the leading provider of online solutions for member-based associations and chambers.
State Certifies Four New Adventure Tourism Districts within Roane County Five Districts Now Certified
State Certifies Four New Adventure Tourism Districts within Roane County Five Districts Now Certified in Rockwood, Kingston, Harriman & the County Roane County, TN – Adventure tourism is one of the hottest industries in the country and the world. To capitalize on this growing trend, the State passed the Tennessee Adventure Tourism and Rural Development Act of 2011 in hopes to incentivize adventure tourism businesses to invest and create jobs in districts planned all across the state. Tennessee's
In December 2014 President Obama signed the Carl Levin and Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015, directing the United States Department of Energy (DOE) and the Department of the Interior (DOI), through the National Park Service (NPS), to work together to establish a new national park to improve the understanding of the Manhattan Project.DOE and DOI, tasked with creating a Memorandum of Agreement by the end of the year, has already released the MOA ahead of