The closure of the tennis/pickleball courts at City Park originally planned to begin on June 1, will now begin Wednesday, May 18. The change is necessary to accommodate the contractor’s schedule. The work is weather dependent and may take two-four weeks to complete.
SPD officers went to a residence on Jasmine Trail at approximately 2:14 p.m. this afternoon, Friday, May 13, 2022 on a welfare check. An adult male living at the residence had failed to show-up for scheduled interviews with law enforcement officers.
On Friday, May 27, officers from the Sevierville Police Department and community members will come together in an informal setting to discuss community issues, build relationships, and drink coffee.
The City of Sevierville Department of Parks and Recreation will close the tennis/pickleball courts at Sevierville City Park for maintenance beginning Wednesday, June 1. This is phase two of an improvement project for the courts and will include resurfacing all eight courts for both tennis and pickleball use and installing new windscreens and tennis nets. The courts were last resurfaced in 2013. Phase one of the project included the installation of new LED lighting in 2021. The work is weather dependent and may take two-four weeks to complete.
The City of Sevierville Parks and Recreation Department is partnering with Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg Parks and Recreation Departments to offer a new adult co-ed 5-on-5 basketball league.
Registration is ongoing until May 31. Teams must register at the community center they want to be their “home” center. Games will be played primarily at your home center, but you will play games at all three community centers.
The annual Sevierville Police Department Kids Police Camp has been scheduled for Monday, June 6 - Friday, June 10. Camp will take place daily from 8:00AM - 4:00PM. A mandatory parent/participant orientation will take place at the Sevierville Police Department on Friday June 3, 2022 at 6:00 p.m.
A traffic advisory is being issued for a lane closure on Dolly Parton Parkway on Wednesday, May 11. The right westbound travel lane will be closed between Sevier County High School and Gondolier Italian Restaurant (964 Dolly Parton Parkway), from approximately 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. The closure is necessary to facilitate the Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Walk/Run special event.
The annual City of Sevierville Bloomin’ BBQ Music & Food Festival will take place in the downtown area on May 20 and 21. To facilitate the event, several streets must be temporarily closed, and the Sevier County Courthouse will close early on May 20.
Contractors are scheduled to begin curb ramp improvement work on the Parkway between Apple Valley Road and Collier Drive tomorrow, Friday, May 6. Weather and other conditions permitting, the work should be completed in 2-3 weeks.
The work will occur during the daytime hours and traffic will be maintained, however short term delays are possible and motorists should stay alert for right travel lane closures.
Members of the Sevierville Police Department SWAT, K-9 and Patrol teams arrested Jason Allen Wynn this morning on an outstanding attempted first degree murder warrant from Knox County.
On March 18, 2022, Sevierville Police Department Detective Sergeant Graham Brantley graduated in Class 57 from the National Forensics Academy in Knoxville, Tennessee.
On March 18, 2022, 258 law enforcement officers graduated from the FBI National Academy Program (FBINA) at Quantico, Virginia. Sevierville Police Department Lieutenant Robbie Ball completed the FBINA as part of the 281st session. Internationally known for its academic excellence, the FBINA provides ten weeks of advanced investigative, management and fitness training for selected officers having proven records as professionals within their agencies.