Tag Archives: Mark Watson

Governor Lee, Commissioner Rolfe Announce Kairos Power to Establish Low-Power Demonstration Reactor in Oak Ridge

Nuclear power company will invest $100 million in low-power demonstration reactor siteLow-power demonstration reactor will be at East Tennessee Technology Park NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee, Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe and Kairos Power officials announced today that the privately funded, advanced nuclear engineering …

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Oak Ridge City Manager Releases COVID-19 Update

OAK RIDGE, Tenn. (Jan. 13, 2021) – An important update from City Manager Mark Watson, on the Coronavirus (COVID-19): The public health situation is rapidly changing, here are the latest updates affecting city facilities. Due to the significant increase in COVID cases, City officials strongly urge citizens to conduct their …

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New City of Oak Ridge Personnel Director to begin Sept. 8

Janice Harris, New Personnel Director for the City of Oak Ridge. (Photo Submitted) OAK RIDGE, Tenn. (Sept. 3, 2020) – The City of Oak Ridge has selected Janice Harris as its new Personnel Director. Harris, a retired Air Force master sergeant, was among 68 applicants. Five people were selected to …

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Annual City of Oak Ridge July 4th Celebration canceled

OAK RIDGE, Tenn. (June 8, 2020) – The annual City of Oak Ridge July 4th Fireworks Celebration at Alvin K. Bissell Park has been canceled due to several challenges brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. The challenges this year are that the traditional Community Band has canceled its performance, surrounding …

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