Emergency Management

Jim Bean
Contact Information: 

3193 Highway 126 Suite 101

Blountville, TN 37617



More Information: 

Welcome to the Sullivan County Emergency Management Web Site. We are always striving to provide up to date and reliable information to the public. Please check back often for updates and pertinent information on current events.



Hazard Mitigation Plan

Officials from Bluff City, Bristol, Kingsprt and Sullivan County have completed the Sullivan County Hazard Mitigation Plan and has been approved by both the state and federal governement. It is on the site for public viewing. Click on the Hazard Mitigation Link on the right of this page to view the planning documents. 


Mission Statement:

Our mission is to serve the citizens, cities, and communities of Sullivan County through effective planning for natural and man-made disasters by coordinating an integrated emergency management system with all emergency response organizations, support services and volunteers.


Our primary goal is to prepare and educate our county’s citizens and to utilize resources and plans to help our county respond to and recover from any disaster using the four phases of successful Emergency Management: mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery.