Active Knox is a collaborative of organizations that work under the premise that healthy design equals healthy communities.
Its main focus is to make Knoxville and Knox County a healthier place to live by promoting a healthier built environment that encourages active living and transportation choices.
A community’s ability to compete depends on an active population. Integrating physical activity into people’s daily lives has shown significant results in encouraging people to adopt active lifestyles and positive health outcomes. Creating places and communities that promote active living is one of the main goals of Active Knox.