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The 20th Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Parade

The 20th Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Parade KINGSPORT – The 20th Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Parade will be held on Monday, January 20, 2020 from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.  Parade participates will need to assemble at 11:15 a.m. at the intersection of E. Sevier & Center Street […]

Sidewalk & Stormwater Work Downtown

Starting Monday, January 6, the City of Kingsport will start a project involving sidewalk and stormwater work at the intersections of Commerce Street & New Street as well as Commerce Street & Market Street. Thomas Construction will be performing the work. The construction zones and detours (when and where applicable) will be marked by signs. […]

KAC: Annual Let’s Glow Swimming Party is January 4

Kids can kick off the New Year at the Let’s Glow Swimming Party at the Kingsport Aquatic Center! On Saturday, January 4, children ages 9 to 14 are invited for a special night where the KAC will dim the lights in our indoor facilities and fill the pools with glow sticks of all shapes and […]

The 100 Mile Swim Club Continues the ‘Ultimate ‘Swim’ Trip’

Last year, the Kingsport Aquatic Center’s 100 Mile Swim Club set off on the Ultimate “Swim” Trip, its biggest challenge to date. The journey continues in 2020, and the KAC wants your help to make it to the finish line! The original route is a 13,580 mile loop that stretches from Acadia National Park in […]

Sewer Extensions in Snapps Ferry Rd & Cox Hollow Rd areas

The City of Kingsport will be performing sanitary sewer extensions in the Tri-Cities crossing area over the next several months. The focused area of this work will be on Snapps Ferry Road and Cox Hollow Road. McFall Excavating, Inc. will be the contractor performing this work for the city. The construction zones will be marked by […]

Sewer Extensions in Tri-Cities Crossing Area

The City of Kingsport will be performing sanitary sewer extensions in the Tri Cities crossing area over the next six months. The focused area of this work is in the vicinity of Mitchell Road and Fordtown Road. Baker’s Construction Services will be the contractor performing this work for the city. The construction zones will be marked […]

First Day Hike at Bays Mountain Park

Start the New Year off on the right foot with Bays Mountain Park’s annual First Day Hike! Join Bays Mountain Park staff on a moderate guided hike around our frost-covered lake. Following along the Lakeside Trail, hikers will complete an energizing 2.75 mile route on a crisp, quiet New Year’s morning. Please dress appropriately for […]