Lane Shifts at Bloomingdale Pike & Bloomington Drive

A contractor will be conducting geotechnical test bores at the intersection of Bloomingdale Pike and Bloomington Drive on Friday, November 17 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

This work will require flaggers to direct traffic through this area. Motorist are advised to use caution.

If you have any questions, please contact Randy Williams with the City of Kingsport Traffic Division at 423-224-2424 or randywilliams@kingsporttn.gov. Thanks for your cooperation during this improvement process.

Meadow Lane Construction

The City of Kingsport is in the final stages of the installation of sanitary sewer along Meadow Lane (between Kingfisher Court and Sandpiper Circle). During the dates of Thursday, November 2nd through Friday November 17th, Meadow Lane will have one lane of traffic closed.

Flaggers and signage will direct the flow of traffic. Merkel Brothers Construction Company, Inc. will be the contractor performing this work for the city.

Drivers are asked to use caution in these areas during this time.

If you have any questions, please contact Hank Clabaugh with the City of Kingsport Engineering Division at 423-229-9324 or hankclabaugh@kingsporttn.gov. Thanks for your cooperation during this improvement process.

West Center Street Lane Closures

Due to construction activities for the Reedy Creek Sewer Project, West Center Street will be reduced to one lane in each direction between Fairview Avenue and Lynn Garden Drive.

Two-way traffic will be maintained using the two west bound lanes. The lane closure begins today and will last approximately 6-8 weeks. Motorists are asked to use extra caution when traveling through this area and if possible, seeking an alternate route.

If you have any questions, please contact Chad Austin at 423-224-2509.

Center St Lane Closure map

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 Reedy Creek Development.  However, there will also be intermittent work occurring on the Greenbelt.  Users of the Greenbelt are urged to use caution and follow signage while construction is occurring.  Duco Construction will be the contractor performing this work for the city.

If you have any questions, please contact Hank Clabaugh with the City of Kingsport Engineering Division at 229-9324 or hankclabaugh@kingsporttn.gov. Thanks for your cooperation during the duration of this project.

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” and 8” W/L replaced with new 2”, 4”, 6” or 8” W/L as part of the City’s program to modernize our system.

To view the letter that residents received, please click here.

For more details about the water line construction, please click here.

For more information, check out an article from the Times News here.

Construction at Sullivan Street & Clay Street Intersection

A contractor for the City of Kingsport will begin working the week of July 24th to install the traffic signal at the intersection of Sullivan Street & Clay Street.

This work will require lane shifts at various times throughout the next two months to aid in the construction process.  Motorists should use caution while traveling through this area.

If you have any questions, please contact Tim Elsea with the Traffic Division at 423-224-2426 or timelsea@kingsporttn.gov. Thanks for your cooperation during this improvement process.

Lane Closure on Wilcox Drive

A contractor for the City of Kingsport will begin work on the final segment of sidewalk along Wilcox Drive, from Industry Drive to Wilcox Court on Monday, July 17th.

This work will require a lane closure that will be clearly marked with signs and will last roughly four months to aid in the construction process. Motorists should use caution while traveling through this area and are encouraged to use alternate routes.

If you have any questions, please contact Tim Elsea with the Traffic Division at 423-224-2426 or timelsea@kingsporttn.gov. Thanks for your cooperation during this improvement process.

Colonial Heights Area – Phase 5 – Utility Improvements

The city of Kingsport will continue water, sewer, stormwater, and road improvements in the Colonial Heights area until the end of this year.  Sanitary sewer installation work will begin on Monday May 15th and continue through December.  The current focused area of this work will be the area bordered by Lebanon Road, Chesterfield Subdivision, and Oakmont Drive.  Merkel Bros. Construction, Inc. will be the contractor performing this work for the city.

The construction zones will be marked by signs and directed by flaggers – when required.  Drivers are asked to use caution in the area during this time.  If you have any questions, please contact Hank Clabaugh with the city of Kingsport Engineering Division at 229-9324 or hankclabaugh@kingsporttn.gov. Thanks for your cooperation during this improvement process.

Utility Improvements Continue in Colonial Heights

The City of Kingsport will continue water, sewer, stormwater, and road improvements in the Colonial Heights area for the next 10 months. Sanitary sewer installation work will begin on Monday, March 13, and continue through December. The current focus area of this work will be the area bordered by Meadow Lane, Lebanon Road, Chesterfield Drive, Fort Henry Drive, Green Hills Drive, Tall Oaks Court, and Interstate 81.

East Tennessee Turf and Landscape will be the contractor performing this work for the city. The construction zones will be marked by signs and directed by flaggers – when required.  Drivers are asked to use caution in the area during this time.

If you have any questions, please contact Hank Clabaugh with the City of Kingsport Engineering Division at 229-9324 or hankclabaugh@kingsporttn.gov. Thanks for your cooperation during this improvement process.