In order to comply with social distancing and meeting size guidelines pertaining to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 5 p.m. May 7, 2020 meeting of the Sevierville Regional Planning Commission will be held online. Persons wishing to view the meeting can visit www.seviervilletn.org and click the meeting placeholder link on the home page. The meeting will also be available on the City Facebook page (CityofSevierville).
Tennessee Governor Bill Lee issued Executive Order 33 allowing close contact services to reopen today, May 6. The Tennessee’s Economic Recovery Group released guidance for close contact services, enabling over 38,000 workers to resume business in 89 of the state’s 95 counties on May 6. Six counties – Shelby, Madison, Davidson, Hamilton, Knox and Sullivan – will create individual plans in consultation with their locally-run health departments. For complete information, visit https://www.tn.gov/governor/news/2020/4/30/economic-recovery-group-releases-guidance-for-close-contact-businesses-for-may-6-reopen.html.
The following is a joint statement from the Sevierville Parks and Recreation Department, the Pigeon Forge Parks and Recreation Department, and the Smoky Mountain Youth Baseball Association.
Under the guidelines provided by Governor Bill Lee in the Tennessee Pledge recommending that all youth sports league activity remain closed until at least May 29, 2020, it is the decision of the Sevierville Parks and Recreation Department, the Pigeon Forge Parks and Recreation Department and SMYBA, to cancel the Spring 2020 youth baseball and softball season.
AN ORDER ALLOWING TENNESSEANS TO RETURN TO WORK SAFELY WHILE ENCOURAGING CONTINUED ADHERENCE TO HEALTH GUIDELINES TO LIMIT THE SPREAD OF COVID 19.
The new executive order is effective through May 29, 2020. View the full executive order here: https://publications.tnsosfiles.com/pub/execorders/exec-orders-lee30.pdf.
Following Tennessee Governor Lee’s decision to not extend the stay at home executive order, the City of Sevierville is beginning to reopen some facilities to the public. Social distancing and personal hygiene are being emphasized; wearing a cloth mask is encouraged when in a public setting. Measures will be in place to enhance the safety of residents and staff at each facility.
In order to comply with social distancing and meeting size guidelines pertaining to the COVID-19 pandemic, the May 4, 2020 regular meeting of the Sevierville Board of Mayor and Aldermen will be held online. Persons wishing to view the meeting can visit www.seviervilletn.org after 5:50 p.m. on May 4 and click the meeting placeholder link on the home page. The meeting will also be available on the City Facebook page (CityofSevierville).
As Tennessee begins to reopen the economy this week, the City of Sevierville announces the reopening of the Sevierville Golf Club, located at 1444 Old Knoxville Highway, on Friday, May 1, 2020.
“We’re really looking forward to being able to offer first class golf to our community again,” said Head Golf Professional Craig Volentine. “Both 18-hole courses are in excellent condition, and we’ve taken measures to enhance the safety of our golfers and staff.”
Bob Stahlke, Public Information Officer
300 Gary Wade Blvd.
Sevierville, TN 37864-5500