Municipal Technical Advisory Service - City Information

Town of Gates (Lauderdale County)

10085 2nd Street
P. O. Box 129
Gates, TN 38037
Phone: (731) 836-7501
Fax: (731) 836-5920
City Email Address:

Governing Body
Meets: 2nd Monday
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Town Hall
Office Hours
Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM Closed on Wed

Charter for Town of Gates
Municipal Data
Municipal Court: Yes
2017 Population (Certified by TNECD): 647
Election Date: 11/12/2020
Grand Division: West
# of Employees: 7
2010 Population: 647
Square Miles: 6
Time Zone: Central
MTAS Management Consultant
David Angerer
City: Water, Sewer, Garbage
City Data
County Seat: No
Charter Form: Private Acts 1943, ch. 286, p. 1050
Year of Incorporation: 1901
Incorporation Act: Private Acts 1901, ch. 331, p. 766
Previous Citations:
City Officials

Mayor - Dwayne Dixon
Alderman - Jennifer Vaughan
Alderman - Terry Janda
Alderman - Candace Billing
Alderman - Angela Dixon
City Attorney - William D. Douglas
City Court Clerk - Dorothy Johnson
City Court Clerk/CMFO - Shirley Dancy
City Judge - Scott Lovelace
City Recorder - Shirley Dancy
Police Chief - Steve Jackson
Wastewater Manager - Danny George
Water Manager - Danny George

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