Municipal Technical Advisory Service - City Information

City of Union City (Obion County)

P. O. Box 9
408 South Depot St.
Union City, TN 38281
Phone: (731) 885-1341
Fax: (731) 885-7598
City URL:
City Email Address:

Governing Body
Meets: 1st and 3rd Tuesday
Time: 5:30 PM
Place: Municipal Building
Office Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00 AM to 4:45 PM

Charter for City of Union City
Municipal Data
Municipal Court: Yes
2017 Population (Certified by TNECD): 10,895
Election Date: 11/06/2018
Grand Division: West
# of Employees: 145
2010 Population: 10,895
Square Miles: 8.8
Time Zone: Central
MTAS Management Consultant
Dana Deem
City: Water, Sewer
Other: Gas, Garbage
City Data
County Seat: Yes
Charter Form: General Law Modified Manager-Council (TCA 6-30-101 et seq.)
Year of Incorporation: 1867
Incorporation Act: Private Acts 1867-68, ch. 41, p. 74
Previous Citations: Public Acts 1881, ch. 167, p. 223; Private Acts 1903, ch. 142, p. 271, General Law Modified Manager-Council (TCA 6-30-101 et seq.), 1960
City Officials

Mayor - Terry Hailey
City Attorney - James M. Glasgow, Jr.
City Clerk - Tracy Gore
City Court Clerk - Linda Barnett
City Judge - Allen Nohsey
City Manager - Kathy Dillon
Code Enforcement Officer - Jim Temple
Councilmember - Dianne Eskew
Councilmember - Frank Tucker
Councilmember - Bill Harrison
Councilmember - Jim Douglas
Councilmember - Danny Leggett
Fire Chief - Kelly E. Edmison
Mayor Pro-Tem - Billy J. Cranford
Parks and Recreation Director - Ken Morris
Police Chief - Perry Barfield
Public Works Director - Steve Ladd
School Superintendent - Gary Houston
Wastewater Treatment Plant Director - Dwayne Hensley

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