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$50 million sports complex planned for West Knox County

The plans include 12 turf fields, indoor arenas, hotels, restaurants, stores and apartments.

KNOX COUNTY, Tenn. — A Knox County developer is looking to start construction on a multimillion-dollar sports complex in West Knox County in the spring.

It's planned for the Watt Road exit off I-40 in West Knox County.  

The plans include 12 turf fields, indoor arenas, hotels, restaurants, stores and apartments.

Developer Steve Maddox said it will cost about $50 million, all from private developers.

 Maddox said he was to have at least the fields open by 2022.