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City of Memphis (Shelby County)

125 N. Main Street
Memphis, TN 38103
Phone: (901) 576-6500
Fax: (901) 576-6200
City URL: http://www.cityofmemphis.org
City Email Address:


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

Charter for City of Memphis
Municipal Data
Municipal Court: Yes
2013 Population (Certified by TNECD): 646,889
Election Date: 10/08/2015
Grand Division: West
# of Employees: 5676
2010 Population: 646,889
Square Miles: 264
Time Zone: Central
MTAS Management Consultant
Ronnie Neill
Utilities
City: Electric, Gas, Garbage, Sewer
Other: Water
City Data
County Seat: Yes
Charter Form: Home Rule - 1963
Year of Incorporation: 1826
Incorporation Act: Private Acts 1826, ch. 145
Previous Citations: Private Acts 1847-48, ch. 74, p. 114; Private Acts 1879, ch. 11, p. 15; Private Acts 1903, ch. 366, p. 1097; Private Acts 1905, ch. 54, p. 99; Private Acts 1907, ch. 194, ch. 562; Private Acts 1909, ch. 298, p. 1059; Private Acts 1941, ch. 44, p. 169; Private Acts 1947, ch. 519, p. 2132
City Officials

Mayor - Jim Stickland
Administrative Assistant to COO - Denise Weed
Chief Communications Officer - Ursula Madden
Chief Human Resources Officer - Alexandria Smith
Chief Information Officer - Brent Nair
Chief Operating Officer - Doug McGowen
City Attorney - Bruce McMullen
City Court Clerk - Thomas E. Long, Sr.
City Judge-Administrative Judge - Ernestine Hunt Dorse
City Recorder - Valerie Snipes
Code Enforcement Manager - Johnie McKay
Communications Specialist - Tonya Meeks
Comptroller - Shirley Ford
Councilmember - Martavius Jones
Councilmember - Reid Hedgepeth
Councilmember - Frank Colvett, Jr.
Councilmember - Kemp Conrad
Councilmember - Philip Spinosa, Jr.
Councilmember - Patrice J. Robinson
Councilmember - Bill Morrison
Councilmember - Janis Fullilove
Councilmember - Jamita Swearengen
Councilmember - Edmund Ford, Jr.
Councilmember - Worth Morgan
Councilmember - Joe W. Brown
Councilmember - Berlin Boyd
Deputy Director of Finance - Margaret Coleman
Director of Public Works - Robert Knecht
Director Police Services - Toney Armstrong
Finance Director - Brian Collins



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