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City of Bristol (Sullivan County)

Municipal Building
P. O. Box 1189
Bristol, TN 37621-1189
Phone: (423) 989-5500
Fax: (423) 989-5506
City URL: http://www.bristoltn.org
City Email Address:


Governing Body
Meets: 1st Monday
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Slater Center
Office Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Charter for City of Bristol
Municipal Data
Municipal Court: Yes
2013 Population (Certified by TNECD): 26,702
Election Date: 05/19/2015
Grand Division: East
# of Employees: 350
2010 Population: 26,702
Square Miles: 31.806
Time Zone: Eastern
MTAS Management Consultant
W. Patrick Hardy
Utilities
City: Water, Sewer, Garbage, Electric
Other: Gas
City Data
County Seat: No
Charter Form: Private Acts 1991, ch. 84, p.188
Date of Incorporation: 11/01/1856
Incorporation Act: Acts 1855-56, ch. 119, sec 11, p. 138
Previous Citations: Private Acts 1907, ch. 180, p. 524; Private Acts 1913, ch. 296, p. 972; Private Acts 1971, ch. 80, p. 304; Private Acts 1986, ch. 179, p. 191
City Officials

Mayor - Michelle Dolan
Vice Mayor - Lea Powers
Building Inspector - Karl Cooler
City Attorney - Jack W. Hyder, Jr.
City Court Clerk - Lynda Cox
City Engineer - Tim Beavers
City Judge - Shelton Hillman
City Manager - Bill Sorah
City Recorder - Tara Musick
Code Enforcement Officer - Dustin Blackburn
Community Development Director - Shari Brown
Councilmember - Margaret Feierabend
Councilmember - Chad Keen
Councilmember - Jack Young
Deputy City Manager - Mike Sparks
Finance Director - Tara Musick
Fire Chief - Bob Barnes
Human Resources Director - Belva Hale
Information Technology Manager - Greg Cross
Library Director - Jud Barry
Parks and Recreation Director - Terry Napier
Police Chief - Blaine Wade
Public Works Director - Tim Beavers
Secretary - Barbara Ryan



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