Municipal Technical Advisory Service - City Information

City of Lexington (Henderson County)

P. O. Box 1699
33 1st Street
Lexington, TN 38351
Phone: (731) 968-6657
Fax: (731) 968-3238
City URL:
City Email Address:

Governing Body
Meets: 1st Tuesday after 1st Monday
Time: 6:00 PM
Place: City Hall
Office Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Charter for City of Lexington
Municipal Data
Municipal Court: Yes
2017 Population (Certified by TNECD): 7,652
Election Date: 09/12/2019
Grand Division: West
# of Employees: 80
2010 Population: 7,652
Square Miles: 11
Time Zone: Central
MTAS Management Consultant
David Angerer
City: All services
City Data
County Seat: Yes
Charter Form: Private Acts 2004, ch. 131
Year of Incorporation: 1824
Incorporation Act: Private Acts 1824, Ch. 68, p. 72; Private Acts 1901, ch. 402, p. 907
Previous Citations:
City Officials

Mayor - Jeff Griggs
Vice Mayor - Sandra Wood
Alderman - Peggy Gilbert
Alderman - John Casselberry
Alderman - Gordon Wildridge
Alderman - Jack Johnson
Alderman - Emmitt Blankenship
Building Inspector - Greg Bird
City Attorney - Ken Walker
City Court Clerk - Crystal Roberts
City Judge - Mary Jowers
City Recorder - Sue S. Wood
Fire Chief - Doug Acred
Office Manager - Fran Burton
Police Chief - Roger Loftin
Public Works Director - Keith Wish
School Superintendent - Cindy Olive
Utility Manager - Michael Harper

MTAS: Promoting better city government through direct assistance to city officials and their associations