The City of Sevierville Department of Parks and Recreation announces that the large dog area of Sevierville’s Unleashed Dog Park, located at City Park, will be closed on Thursday and Friday November 29 and 30. The closure is necessary to allow workers to safely remove a large tree. Weather and other conditions permitting, the work will be completed on November 30. If the closure needs to continue after November 30, the estimated reopening date will be posted on the Sevierville Parks and Recreation Facebook page and website.
The Department is also announcing that proposed improvements and changes, including a new area for shy dogs and a covered shelter in the shy/large dog areas will be delayed to allow City staff to further consider ADA requirements and guidelines. Revised estimated dates for improvements will be released when available.
The City of Sevierville is issuing a traffic alert for the downtown area effective Saturday, December 1, 2018.
Sevierville’s annual Christmas Parade is scheduled to start at 11:00AM, leaving from First Baptist Church onto northbound Forks of the River Parkway. Portions of the following roads will be temporarily closed at approximately 10:00AM to facilitate the parade:
The Sevierville Police Department (SPD) investigates many car break-ins and purse thefts each year. Often these crimes of opportunity could have been prevented by sound security practices. Besides the loss of personal property, victims may also have to contend with costly damages to their vehicle. In some rare instances, purse snatchings and vehicle break-ins have also lead to home burglaries.
During the holidays, the number of purse thefts and vehicle break-ins normally increase. Owners sometimes leave vehicles unlocked while shopping or parked at home, providing easy targets for thieves. The following information has been compiled by the SPD to help reduce your risk.
The City of Sevierville Department of Parks and Recreation is in the process of making improvements and changes at the Dog Park located at City Park.
A traffic advisory is being issued for Hardin Lane tomorrow, Tuesday, November 20. From approximately 8:00AM-4:30PM, contractors will be paving Hardin Lane. Lane closures and delays will occur during this period.
A traffic advisory is being issued due to a planned lane closure on the Parkway at Collier Drive. The lane closure will take place periodically from Monday, November 19-Wednesday, November 21.
During this period, the southbound right turn lane into Wal Mart and the southbound right travel lane may be closed at times to facilitate a traffic signal mast arm project. Access to Wal Mart will be maintained.
The closures are planned to discontinue by 12:00PM Wednesday. No lane closures are planned from 12:00PM Wednesday-Sunday, November 25.
Bob Stahlke, Public Information Officer
300 Gary Wade Blvd.
Sevierville, TN 37864-5500