Knox Co. Mayor Tim Burchett
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - Knox County Mayor Tim Burchett is hosting another "Lunch with the Mayor" event today.
It's designed to get more people to eat at locally-owned restaurants.
Today's lunch is at "Love That BBQ."
"The folks that own (Love That BBQ) are just super good people and just very kind," Mayor Burchett said. "Just everybody knows them the way it should be and I just think more and more we need to get away from the chains and get more back to our local folks."
The lunch is from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. "Love That BBQ" is on Maryville Blvd.