Visit Kingsport is monitoring the rapidly-changing conditions of COVID-19 on every possible level. The safety and health of our residents and visitors is our top priority. We are in touch with local, state, national and international leaders in our industry so we are better equipped to serve our local tourism community through this crisis.
We encourage you to follow the guidance of the health experts:
Sullivan County Health Deprtment has launched a COVID-19 public information line. For more information feel free to call our hotline number at 423-279-2777. The information line will be available from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST, Monday through Friday.
You may also call Ballad Health’s Nurse Connect at 833-822-5523 to be screened. This line is active 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Kingsport City Hall and Public Facing Departments changes to schedule – click here for updated information.
We will regularly update this page with travel-related closings, postponements and more.
For resources and updates from Your Kingsport Chamber & KOSBE, click here.
Resources from United Way of Greater Kingsport – Click here
Unemployment Information – Click here
|Businesses Now Hiring|
|Food City||Business Information Systems|
|Kroger||Childress Commercial Property Maintenance|
|Biopure Service||Doe River Gorge|
|Ballad Health||Dollar General|
|Walmart Neighborhood Market||Durham Hensley Health & Rehab|
|The Wooden Hanger||GPM Investments LLC|
|CVS Pharmacy||Home Depot|
|TN Dept. Of Corrections||Zaxby’s|
Throughout the Y’s history, we have been called upon to provide critical services during challenging or uncertain times. Many Tennessee YMCAs have been contacted by community leaders and emergency services about providing childcare for mission-critical staff.
With the support and assistance of local public health officials, the Greater Kingsport Family YMCA is offering a modified childcare beginning on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 for first responders, government officials, health care professionals and mission critical workers. For more information visit http://www.ymcakpt.org/youth/emergencychildcare/
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