Entries by adrienne

Highlighting Heroes: David Mason Makes City Projects a Reality

David Mason – Construction Projects Manager From beginning to end, David is proud to have a hand in every major project the city has completed over the past 10 years. David’s job is extraordinary because he works on projects within the city, all the way from conception until completion. He does his best to get […]

Greenbelt Access Bridge

The City of Kingsport will begin construction of a greenbelt access bridge between the Reedy Creek Terrace Development (Starbucks, Panera, etc.) and the Greenbelt around September 25th.  The project is expected to be completed by January 2018. The majority of the work will occur in the back parking lot (adjacent to Reedy Creek) of the […]

ServeKingsport

Get Involved. Make Change Happen. Volunteer. The city is looking for volunteers to share their opinions and help make Kingsport a great place to live, work and raise a family. If you are interested in serving, complete a brief form that can be found here.

Today’s libraries are about more than Books

They are creative educational spaces for learners from birth to high school and beyond. September is Library Card Sign-up Month, a time when the Kingsport Public Library joins with the American Library Association and public libraries nationwide to make sure that every student has the most import school supply of all – a free library […]

Walk A Few Steps in a Police Officer’s Shoes

The Kingsport Police Department is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for an upcoming class of the highly acclaimed Citizens Police Academy.  K.P.D.’s Citizens Academy is open to individuals who are at least 18 years of age, who either reside or work within the city limits of Kingsport. The Academy is scheduled […]

Pendragon Sidewalk and Water Improvements Project

The City of Kingsport will be installing sidewalk along Pendragon Road and replacing waterlines in the Pendragon area. Customers along Pendragon Road, High Ridge Road, Berkeley Road, Manderley Road, Heatherly Road, Charsley Road, Pleasley Road, Lakewood Road, Brandonwood Road, Cloverdale Street, Havendale Road, Silverdale Road, and Sunningdale Road will have their existing 2”, 4”, 6” […]

Church Circle Project Starts Today

Weather permitting, the New Construction of Church Circle project will start today. No streets will be closed, but barricades will be placed around the center of the circle. Kingsport’s historic church circle is undergoing a major renovation and upgrade. The upgrades will fix longstanding issues with the crumbling edges of the circle, irrigation and maintenance […]

Be One of the First: Grand Opening of Kingsport Centennial Park

Leave your mark on history by celebrating with family and friends on this special day The celebration will begin with a ribbon cutting and the official turning-on of the interactive water feature. Festivities include Cheerwine visiting us as they, too, are 100 this year. Their samples will provide the perfect centennial refresher. Face painting, free […]

Sharing A Vision For The Next 100 Years…

Over the last eighteen months, the Summit Advisory Commission diligently worked to bring all the community’s input together to formulate the top five most impactful projects. The goal for OneKingsport was to be the best possible Kingsport, a place that is attracting and retaining new and existing residents, visitors, businesses and developers. These projects are […]