Posted on: June 29, 2015

Fourth of July Safety

Do not use any fireworks at home. Instead, attend public fireworks displays and leave the lighting to the professionals.

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Posted on: June 1, 2015

Summer time Grillin'

Propane, charcoal, and wood pellet barbecue grills must only be used outdoors. Indoor use can be harmful to occupants by causing either a fire or carbon monoxide poisoning.

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Posted on: April 1, 2015

April Fires are no Joke

Hey kids! It’s me, Blaze! I have some helpful tips to help you be more aware of outdoor burning!

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Posted on: March 3, 2015

Spring into fire safety

“Have Two Ways Out!”

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Posted on: February 2, 2015

February Fire Safety

Don't play with fire. Children 14 and under make up 10-15 percent of all fire deaths.

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Posted on: January 8, 2015

A New Year from Blaze

Fire incidences are highest in December, as well as the other winter months of January, February and March.

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Posted on: January 19, 2018

01/19/18 New kind of Railroad rolling into Bristol

There are railroads, with tracks, whistles, and engines. Then there are railroads, with sweet harmonies and lyrics that get stuck in your head, and a beat that makes you want to move.

On Saturday, March 31, 2018 a railroad with the latter attributes will b...

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Posted on: January 18, 2018

01/18/2018 Bristol police officer named Employee of the Year

The City of Bristol, Tennessee honored employees who received the Bristol First Serving with P.R.I.D.E. Award during 2017. Mayor Jack Young recognized the four employees at an awards luncheon on Wednesday, January 17. Congratulations to Public Works emplo...

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Posted on: January 12, 2018

01/12/2018 Most City Offices closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

City of Bristol offices will be closed on Monday, January 15, 2018 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 11, 2018

1/10/2018 Police Department exceeds 2017 traffic safety goals

Each year, the Bristol Tennessee Police Department sets traffic safety goals and develops programs that combine enforcement strategies and education through the Tennessee Highway Safety Office in order to achieve them. Enforcement efforts are targeted tow...

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Posted on: December 29, 2017

12/29/2017 Police remind community to protect pets during cold weather

The Bristol Tennessee Police Department wishes to remind pet owners in the community to take extra precaution 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: December 20, 2017

12/20/2017 Most City of Bristol offices closed for Christmas and New Year’s Holidays

Most City of Bristol offices will be closed Monday, December 25, Tuesday, December 26 and Monday, January 1 in observance of the Christmas and New Year’s holidays.  Police as well as fire and rescue services for life-threatening or in-p...

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