When Seymour residents take a look around their community, there can be a staggering realization that something is missing.
Without a community center, public parks, real infrastructure, or local control, in many ways Seymour seems to have been given the short end of the stick.
And in nearly every other direction, cities like Knoxville, Sevierville, and Maryville have all of these amenities and more. The difference is just this: these areas with amenities are municipalities and Seymour is not.
As an unincorporated area, Seymour is largely at the mercy of county government.To continue reading, subscribe now!