Tri-Cities Airport in Blountville, Tennessee DOES NOT have a private or quiet dedicated room for breastfeeding mothers who nurse or pump breast milk on the go. The airport must meet federal breastfeeding law guidelines by 2023 to have a lactation room for moms.
Contact the airport info line at (423) 325-6000 for immediate help finding a private area other than a restroom to breastfeed or breast pump.
State of Tennessee breastfeeding law allow nursing mothers to breastfeed openly in public places.
Friendly Airports for Mothers (FAM) Improvement Act requires Large, Medium, and Small hub airports to maintain a lactation area for nursing mothers and a baby changing table in at least one men’s and one women’s restroom in each passenger terminal building. Large/Medium hub airports must comply by FY2021. Small hub airports must comply by FY2023.
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