Built in 1980, Kingsport West is a 103-unit complex for low and moderate income residents in the Allandale section of Kingsport.
Kingsport has had a farmers market in its downtown for more than 25 years. The city delayed the opening of the market last month due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Kingsport plans to spend approximately $4 million on street resurfacing during the next fiscal year, which begins July 1.
Bicycle shop owners are seeing an uptick in business in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, with many new riders coming into the stores looking for that perfect bike to purchase.
Flames were showing through the roof when firefighters arrived on the scene and crews worked quickly to extinguish the fire and suppress the heavy smoke. The restaurant reopened about two hours after the incident.
Established by a joint resolution of Congress in 1962, National Police Week pays special recognition to those law enforcement officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty for the safety and protection of others.
Though not required, all guests are strongly encouraged to wear masks while at the aquatic center unless actively swimming. If you are sick or experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, please stay home.
Six regional United Way organizations are partnering with the Upper East Tennessee Human Development Authority to provide rent and utility assistance for those struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The annual budgeting process involves many employees within the city and takes well over 1,000 hours to complete. Kingsport is essentially a $215 million business.
Kingsport officials are projecting a $5.4 million loss in revenues for the current fiscal year. To solve the problem, city staff undertook a variety of financial maneuvers.