Municipal Technical Advisory Service - City Information

City of Dyersburg (Dyer County)

425 West Court Street
P. O. Box 1358
Dyersburg, TN 38025-1358
Phone: (731) 286-7604
Fax: (731) 286-7603
City URL:
City Email Address:

Governing Body
Meets: 1st and 3rd Monday
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Municipal Building
Office Hours
Mon-Fri 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM

Charter for City of Dyersburg
Municipal Data
Municipal Court: Yes
2017 Population (Certified by TNECD): 17,145
Election Date: 08/08/2018
Grand Division: West
# of Employees: 300
2010 Population: 17,145
Square Miles: 14.3
Time Zone: Central
MTAS Management Consultant
Dana Deem
City: Gas, Garbage, Electric, Sewer
Other: Water
City Data
County Seat: Yes
Charter Form: Private Acts 1903, ch. 410, p. 1162
Year of Incorporation: 1850
Incorporation Act: Acts 1849-550, ch. 55, sec. 12, p. 165
Previous Citations: Public Acts 1885, ch. 72, p. 130
City Officials

Mayor - John Holden
Alderman - Robert Taylor, Jr.
Alderman - Bart Williams
Alderman - Jewell Horner
Alderman - Bob Kirk
Alderman - Kevin Chaney
Alderman - Dennis Moody
Alderman - Terry Glover
Alderman - Joan Wyatt
Building Inspector - Thomas Mullins
Cemetary Director - Mike Moore
City Court Clerk - Debbie Ware
City Engineer - Justin Avent
City Judge - Dean Dedmon
City Recorder - Bob Jones
Director of Schools - Neel Durbin
Emergency Service Director - Mark Grant
Fire Chief - Tim Ware
Gas Director - Mike Morgan
Human Resources Director - Sue Teague
Information Technology Manager - Carmen Cupples
Library Director - Dara Gonzales
Parks and Recreation Director - James E. Johnson
Police Chief - Steven L. Isbell
Purchasing Officer - Greg Williams
Street Superintendent - Dale Synder
Treasurer - Steve Anderson
Wastewater Superintendent - Michael Goff
Water Manager - Jeff Moore

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