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Carousel Park Temporarily Closed Next Week

Carousel Park will be closed for maintenance from Tuesday, May 18 through Thursday, May 20. The Kingsport Carousel will continue to operate as normal. Carousel Park, located at 350 Clinchfield Street next to the Kingsport Carousel, features unique playground equipment such as a crawl tunnel, tree house structure with slides, bridge and climbing wall, a […]

Hogwash for StoryWalk® Installed in Glen Bruce Park

The Kingsport Public Library has installed a new StoryWalk® in Glen Bruce Park to encourage reading and outdoor activity for families in an interactive format. The new title is Hogwash by Karma Wilson. It’s a fun story of a farmer giving the animals a bath. It all goes well until he tries to wash the […]

Lane Closure: Mowing on Memorial Blvd

City work crews will be mowing along Memorial Blvd starting on Thursday, May 20, from 8:00am-3:00pm. During this time the left eastbound lane will be closed, between Heather Ln and Amy Ave, to allow westbound traffic to shift into the eastbound fast lane. Motorists are urged to slow down, obey all traffic signs and use […]

Paving Project – Fort Henry Drive Section

Starting Thursday, May 13, W-L Construction & Paving will be paving along Fort Henry Drive, between Midland Drive and Eastman Road. There will be single lane closures during the hours of 6:00 p.m. to 6:00 am and motorists are urged to use alternate routes as much as possible. The work is expected to take one […]

Temporary Closure of Greenbelt Boardwalk

A portion of the Kingsport Greenbelt, the Buffalo Grasslands Boardwalk, will be temporarily closed starting tomorrow, May 6. The closure is allowing a contractor to replace some of the decking boards. Due to work only being able to be completed when weather permits, there is currently no reopening date set. Once a date is determined, […]

Skatepark Update

Our Kingsport citizens have been a great help in the design process for the new skatepark in Kingsport! We’ve now moved into the construction design phase for the park, as shown on these drawings. We’re hoping to bid the project in early June, but can’t commit to a construction time or opening date until we […]