Boards & Commissions

Board of Zoning Appeals

Board of Zoning Appeals Members

Leland Leonard
John Caldwell
Al Crymble
Frank Oglesby
Robert Winstead

Board of Zoning Appeals - 1st Thursday of every month. *Time, place, and date are subject to change depending on cases. Notice of change will be given.

Board of Zoning Appeals Application

Kingsport Regional Planning Commision

Regional Planning Commision Members

George Coleman, Chairman

Dennis Ward, Vice-Chairman

Tom Parham, Alderman

Mike McIntire

Andy Hall

Hoyt Denton

Dave Stauffer

Jim Lewis

Colette George

Planning Commission –  Regular Meeting held 3rd Thursday of the month @ 7:00 p.m. (Council Room of City Hall)

Agenda Review - Monday @ 12:00 Noon (prior to regular meeting / Jimmy Walker Conf. Room)

Historic Zoning Commision


Historic District Design Guidelines
Boatyard Historic Design Guidelines
White City Historic District Design Guidelines
Watauga Street Historic District Design Guidelines
Rotherwood Historic District Design Guidelines
Main Street Historic District Design Guidelines
Church Circle Historic District Design Guidelines
Park Hill Historic District Design Guidelines
Exchange Place Historic Design Guidelines

Historic Zoning Commissioners

Chairman: Ann Morison
Vice-Chair: Debbie Clasen
Secretary: Randy Cupp
Ted Como
Jim Henderson
Jim Lewis
David Oaks

Staff Support

Ken Weems
225 W. Center Street
Kingsport, TN. 37660
229-9485 or 229-9400

Historic Zoning Commission – Meets the 2nd Monday of every month @ 1:30 p.m.  (Robert Clear Conference Room, first floor of Development Services Building -201 West Market Street)
Deadline: All items needing to go on that months agenda need to be in a week or earlier before the meeting.

Historic Zoning Application

Gateway Commision

Gateway District Ordinance
Gateway District Developers Guide


Mrs. Valerie Joh, Alderman
Ms. Vivian Crymble
Mr. Jim Wright
Mr. Gary Alexander
Mr. Todd Miller
Ms. Lee Ellen Fish
Mr. Alan Webb Gateway Review Commission – Meet the Friday after Planning Commission’s regular meeting @ 9:30 a.m. in the Bob Clear Conference Room. Please contact the Planning Department (423) 229-9485 for meeting confirmation.

Boards & Commissions

Kingsport Contact Info


1st Floor, City Hall


225 West Center St.
Kingsport, TN 37660



(423) 229-9400


(423) 229-9350