Municipal Technical Advisory Service - City Information

City of Morristown (Hamblen County)

100 West First North Street
P. O. Box 1499
Morristown, TN 37816-1499
Phone: (423) 581-0100
Fax: (423) 586-1205
City URL:
City Email Address:

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

Charter for City of Morristown
Municipal Data
Municipal Court: Yes
2017 Population (Certified by TNECD): 29,137
Election Date: 05/07/2019
Grand Division: East
# of Employees: 215
2010 Population: 29,137
Square Miles: 22
Time Zone: Eastern
MTAS Management Consultant
W. Patrick Hardy
City: Garbage, Stormwater
Other: Electric, Gas, Water, Phone, Internet, CTV
City Data
County Seat: Yes
Charter Form: Private Acts 1903, ch. 103, p. 184
Year of Incorporation: 1867
Incorporation Act: Private Acts 1867-68, ch. 19, p. 18
Previous Citations:
City Officials

Mayor - Gary Chesney
Vice Mayor - Kay Senter
Assistant City Administrator - Larry Clark
City Administrator - Tony Cox
City Attorney - Richard Jessee
City Clerk - Debbie Stamey
City Court Clerk - Rhonda Day
City Judge - Matt Sexton
Code Enforcement Officer - Diana Pierce
Councilmember - Ken Smith
Councilmember - Chris Bivens
Councilmember - Tommy Pedigo
Councilmember - Dennis Alvis
Councilmember - Bob Garrett
Emergency Management Director - Chris Bell
Finance Director - Joey Barnard
Fire Chief - Bill Honeycutt
Information Technology Director - Pavel Plasencia
Parks and Recreation Director - Craig Price
Planning Director - Steve Neilson
Police Chief - Roger Overholt
Public Works Director - Paul Brown
Sewer Manager - Donnie Vannoy

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