CARTER COUNTY, Tenn. (WJHL) — Carter County Mayor Rusty Barnett confirmed there will be a groundbreaking this fall for a proposed resort near Watauga Lake and the Butler community.
That groundbreaking is scheduled for October 17th at 10:30 a.m.
The vision for the 130-acre piece land is a 20+ room inn with a restaurant and a space for corporate events and weddings.
- Phase One would include the construction of an inn and other amenities overlooking the lake, including a restaurant.
- Phase Two would include the construction of an amphitheater that could be transformed into a skating rink during the winter for community use.
- Phase Three would include the construction of private villas and condos.