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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Oliver Springs

A natural mineral springs once drew visitors from near and far to the town now known as Oliver Springs, established in 1930. “Oliver” came from the town’s first postmaster. The “October Sky” movie was shot in the Oliver Springs coal mining area, as were scenes from its downtown. Visitors come from all around to venture up to Windrock Mountain and the Coal Creek OHV area.

Oliver Springs