In accordance with the requirements of Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the City of Kingsport will not discriminate against qualified individuals with disabilities on the basis of disability in the city’s services, programs, or activities.
The city does not discriminate on the basis of disability in its hiring or employment practices and complies with all regulations promulgated by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission under Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
Statement of Non-Discrimination
The city will generally, upon request, provide appropriate aids and services leading to effective communication for qualified persons with disabilities so they can participate equally in the city’s programs, services, and activities, including qualified sign language interpreters, documents in Braille, and other ways of making information and communications accessible to people who have speech, hearing, or vision impairments.
The city will make all reasonable modifications to policies and programs to ensure that people with disabilities have an equal opportunity to enjoy all city programs, services, and activities. For example, individuals with service animals are welcomed in city offices, even where pets are generally prohibited.
City of Kingsport
415 Broad Street
Kingsport, TN 37660
Phone #: (423) 229-9401 ext.5