Municipal Technical Advisory Service - City Information

Town of Surgoinsville (Hawkins County)

1735 Main Street
P. O. Box 67
Surgoinsville, TN 37873-0067
Phone: (423) 345-2213
City URL:
City Email Address:

Governing Body
Meets: 2nd Monday
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: City Hall
Office Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM

Charter for Town of Surgoinsville
Municipal Data
Municipal Court: Yes
2017 Population (Certified by TNECD): 1,801
Election Date: 11/06/2018
Grand Division: East
# of Employees: 12
2010 Population: 1,801
Square Miles: 6
Time Zone: Eastern
MTAS Management Consultant
W. Patrick Hardy
City: Garbage
Other: Electric, Gas, Water
City Data
County Seat: No
Charter Form: General Law Mayor-Aldermanic (TCA 6-1-101 et seq.)
Year of Incorporation: 1815
Incorporation Act: Private Acts 1815, ch. 68, p. 69
Previous Citations: General Law Mayor-Aldermanic (TCA 6-1-101 et seq.), 1980
City Officials

Mayor - Merrell Graham
Alderman - Bobby Jarnagin
Alderman - Dale Byington
Alderman - Tim Hoss
Alderman - Dennis Sanderson
Alderman - Ken Bass
Alderman - John Sandidge
City Attorney - Joe May
City Recorder - Pamela Mullins
Code Enforcement Officer - Eddie McNally
Fire Chief - Shane Surthers
Police Chief - James Hammonds

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