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City Priorities: A Budget Refresher

Budgeting is a year-round process for Kingsport. The city accomplished a balanced budget with no increase to taxes, user fees or utility rates.

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Kingsport Mayor Clark elected to Tennessee Municipal League Board of Directors

John Clark, mayor of Kingsport, was elected to the board of directors of the Tennessee Municipal League (TML) during the League’s annual conference recently held in Murfreesboro. Bo Perkinson, Athens councilman, was elected President. Clark was nominated as a director at large by a five-member nominating committee composed of municipal officials statewide. He was then […]

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Kingsport POPS!

Join us for Kingsport POPS!, a centennial July 4th celebration that will be one for the history books! Food trucks, local restaurants and music will kick off the evening with a special concert by Symphony of the Mountains. Symphony of the Mountains will play current and past big hit pop songs to keep the expanded […]

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Opening Day for the Kingsport Mets will be a Homerun for the Centennial

K-Mets and City of Kingsport Team Up for a Celebration of a new season and 100 years for the city The City of Kingsport and the Kingsport Mets are joining forces on Sunday, June 25th in the celebration of both opening day at Hunter Wright Stadium and the city’s centennial. With an action-packed Sunday afternoon […]

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“Safe Exchange Zone”

The Kingsport Police Department is offering a “Safe Exchange Zone” service to citizens. K.P.D.’s “Safe Exchange Zone” consists of two designated parking spaces in the parking lot behind Kingsport City Hall, located at 225 West Center Street, adjacent to the Kingsport Justice Center. These two parking spaces are under video surveillance, 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week, […]

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Recycling at Civic Auditorium

Due to planned construction, congestion and parking issues associated with the DBHS expansion project, this County Recycling Convenience Center will be closing on June 15. Please visit one of our 5 other Kingsport locations: 1921 Brookside Lane (at City Landfill) 609 Industry Drive (across from Wastewater Plant) 101 Lakecrest Drive (in Colonial Heights near Ingles) […]