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Customer Service Center Now Open at 415 Broad Street

The City of Kingsport Customer Service center is now open at 415 Broad Street. Residents may now pay their utility bills at the new location. Previously released: Kingsport residents accustomed to paying utility bills or property taxes or applying for a business license in person will do so at a more convenient location starting next […]

4th Annual Storm Drain Art Contest Now Accepting Entries

Are you a local artist with a passion for keeping the environment and Kingsport clean? Do you have an artistic talent for conveying a message within your art? The City of Kingsport Stormwater Department, with the help of the Office of Cultural Arts and Engage Kingsport, is seeking local artists and creative minds to paint […]

Kingsport Celebrates Parks and Recreation Month

This July, Kingsport is celebrating Parks and Recreation Month. A variety of activities are planned for residents of all ages and abilities — including a social media campaign requesting stories and pictures from the community, various summer camp activities and a free outdoor movie at Miracle Field. Other programs and events offered by Kingsport Parks […]

Bays Mountain Park to Host ‘Cinema Under the Stars’

Spend Friday the 13th at Bays Mountain Park… if you dare! Knoxville TVA Credit Union presents Cinema Under the Stars: Friday the 13th (1980, R) on Friday, August 13. Come out and watch this classic slasher flick in the Bays Mountain Amphitheatre, surrounded by the spooky woods. Think you can survive the night? Pick up […]

Kingsport Presented with Distinguished Budget Award

Kingsport is pleased to announce it has received the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its budget. The award represents a significant achievement by the city. It reflects the commitment of the governing body and staff to meeting the highest principles of governmental budgeting. In order to receive the budget award, […]

Street Closures for Independence Day Parade

Kingsport is celebrating the 4th of July this weekend with the Mack Riddle American Legion Independence Day Parade on Saturday, July 3. In order to accommodate this event, several roads will be closed until the parade is over. The parade route will go along Center Street from Wateree Street to Memorial Park on Fort Henry […]

No Changes to Garbage & Trash/Yardwaste for Holiday

The City of Kingsport will not be adjusting garbage or yardwaste routes due to the 4th of July holiday. Monday’s garbage and yardwaste routes will be picked up on the normal schedule. This will include the black and blue-lidded carts due to the pause of the recycle pickups. All garbage and recycle carts are currently […]