Posted on: February 17, 2017

02/17/2017 Bristol TN Police Department accepting applications for upcoming Citizens’ Police Academy

The Bristol Tennessee Police Department is accepting applications for the upcoming Citizens’ Police Academy.  The Citizens’ Police Academy will begin on April 3, 2017 and meet on Monday evenings from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. th...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

02/15/2017 Public Works equipment operator recognized as Employee of the Year

Each year, the City of Bristol, Tennessee recognizes and celebrates examples of excellence in providing results and outstanding customer service through the Bristol First P.R.I.D.E. in Public Service awards program. At a reception held to honor the 2016 r...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

02/14/2017 Bristol Police Department presents Citizenship Award

A local mother and her son have been recognized by the Bristol, Tennessee Police Department for their quick and potentially life-saving actions. The department presented its Citizenship Award to Sharon Nunn, who contacted officers after observing a 10-yea...

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Posted on: February 10, 2017

02/10/2017 City Parks and Recreation Department now accepting credit cards

The City of Bristol Tennessee’s Parks and Recreation Department is now accepting credit cards for most classes, activities, rentals, golf, etc.  In preparation for an exciting spring and summer season with new programs, shelters, new ac...

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Posted on: February 10, 2017

02/10/2017 100K Tree Day makes free trees available for residents of Bristol Tennessee

The City of Bristol Tennessee, in conjunction with the Tennessee Environmental Council, is holding the 100K Tree Day.  Trees will be given out for the annual planting event hosted by the Parks and Recreation Department. The Council provides bare-...

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Posted on: February 10, 2017

02/09/2017 City is holding meeting for potential vendors

The City of Bristol Tennessee will be hosting an informational meeting for those who wish to be a vendor for the City.  In this meeting one will learn how to become a city vendor, what process is required, and the State of Tennessee laws which go...

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Posted on: February 2, 2017

02/02/17 City conducting survey to gather feedback on customer service experience

Through the end of February, the City of Bristol, Tennessee will be conducting a short online survey to gather customer feedback. Survey participants will be asked general questions pertaining to the quality of their service experiences with each City dep...

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Posted on: January 31, 2017

01/31/17 Bristol Police Department launches new online crime mapping program

The Bristol Tennessee Police Department is introducing new software developed by TriTech Software Systems. This will assist their agency in providing valuable information about recent crime activity in individual neighborhoods to the public.  &am...

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Posted on: January 31, 2017

01/31/17 City begins community photo contest

Paper Windows:  A Photographic Vision of Bristol, a community photo contest, kicks-off on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 as Bristol begins a year-long call for photo entries in twelve different sessions during the next twelve months as a means of co...

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

01/27/17 Police ask community to bring pets inside during cold weather

The Bristol Tennessee Police Department wishes to remind the pet owners in the community to take extra caution during extreme cold weather. Pets are susceptible to hypothermia and frost bite to the exposed skin on their noses, ears and paw pads during ext...

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Posted on: January 17, 2017

1/17/17 City’s Employee Health & Wellness Clinic opens

Today the City of Bristol, Tennessee held a Grand Opening ribbon-cutting event at the new CareHere Employee Health &Wellness Clinic. The new facility will provide access to primary and preventive healthcare to the City of Bristol employees and their d...

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Posted on: January 9, 2017

01/09/17 Most City Offices closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

City of Bristol offices will be closed on Monday, January 16, 2017 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

Bristol residents are being asked to take note of the following changes in City services:

  • Refuse Collection:  Collection normally sched...
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Posted on: January 3, 2017

01/03/16 City of Bristol Tennessee property tax deadline approaches

The City of Bristol, Tennessee is reminding residents that all property taxes are due by Thursday, January 5, 2017.  Payments postmarked with this date will also be accepted as timely remitted.  Failure to pay by the due date will result...

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Posted on: December 27, 2016

12/27/16 Most City of Bristol offices closed for Christmas and New Year’s Holidays

Most City of Bristol offices will be closed Friday, December 23, Monday, December 26 and Monday, January 2 in observance of the Christmas and New Year’s holidays.  Police as well as fire and rescue services for life-threatening or in-pr...

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