Municipal Technical Advisory Service - City Information

City of East Ridge (Hamilton County)

1517 Tombras Avenue
East Ridge, TN 37412
Phone: (423) 867-7711
Fax: (423) 867-7340
City URL:
City Email Address:

Governing Body
Meets: 2nd and 4th Thursday
Time: 6:30 PM
Place: City Hall
Office Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Charter for City of East Ridge
Municipal Data
Municipal Court: Yes
2017 Population (Certified by TNECD): 20,979
Election Date: 11/06/2018
Grand Division: East
# of Employees: 150
2010 Population: 20,979
Square Miles: 8.4
Time Zone: Eastern
MTAS Management Consultant
Honna Rogers
City: Garbage
Other: Water, Gas, Electric, Sewer
City Data
County Seat: No
Charter Form: Home Rule - 1954
Year of Incorporation: 1921
Incorporation Act: Private Acts 1921, ch. 569, p. 1771
Previous Citations:
City Officials

Mayor - Brent Lambert
Vice Mayor - Larry Sewell
City Attorney - Mark Litchford
City Court Clerk - Patricia Cassidy
City Judge - J. Cris Helton
City Manager - Scott Miller
City Recorder - Janet Middleton
Community Services Director - Kenny Custer
Councilmember - Esther Helton
Councilmember - Brian Williams
Councilmember - Jacky Cagle
Deputy Fire Chief - Mike Flynn, Sr.
Finance Director - Diane Qualls
Fire Chief - Mike Williams
Human Resources Director - Trish Perry
Parks and Recreation Director - Stump Martin
Police Chief - J.R. Reed
Solid Waste Manager - Melvin Petty
Street Superintendent - Norman Branum

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