ROANE ALLIANCE

We plan and implement strategies for the controlled growth of Roane County’s economy as a unified voice representing the best Tennessee has to offer businesses, citizens and travelers.

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ROANE ECD

We bring growth-oriented businesses with strong fiscal discipline, infrastructure and workforce-ready people to East Tennessee.

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ROANE TOURISM

We attract travelers who seek unique heritage and the best outdoor recreational experiences to Roane County.

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ROANE CHAMBER

We connect leaders and organizations for the benefit of local and regional business growth.

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EDUCATION MATTERS

We empower leaders, parents and students to invest in education, so they are better prepared to fulfill the workforce opportunities of Roane County’s future.

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RETIRE ROANE

We offer natural beauty, historic charm and low-cost living, distinguishing Roane County as one of the best retirement destinations in the nation.

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ORNL Bus Tours (Manhattan Project)

Since 1996, the guided bus tour includes highlights of the history of Oak Ridge and how it became a Secret City of 75,000 people with a mission to end World War II. Sites visited include Y-12 New Hope Visitor Center, Bethel Valley Church, Graphite Reactor at ORNL Spallation Neutron Source (one of the four DOE sites in the new Manhattan Project National Historical Park), Heritage Center, formerly K-25, and K-25 Overlook. Bus tour registration is offered online or in person at American Museum of Science and Energy, with seating first come, first served.

ORNL Bus Tours (Manhattan Project)

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