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City of Athens (McMinn County)

815 North Jackson Street
P. O. Box 849
Athens, TN 37371-0849
Phone: (423) 744-2702
Fax: (423) 744-8866
City URL: http://www.cityofathenstn.com
City Email Address:


Governing Body
Meets: 3rd Tuesday
Time: 6:00 PM
Place: Municipal Building
Office Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Charter for City of Athens
Municipal Data
Municipal Court: Yes
2013 Population (Certified by TNECD): 13,458
Election Date: 11/08/2016
Grand Division: East
# of Employees: 123
2010 Population: 13,458
Square Miles: 14
Time Zone: Eastern
MTAS Management Consultant
Margaret Norris
Utilities
City: All services
Other:
City Data
County Seat: Yes
Charter Form: Private Acts 1953, ch. 455
Date of Incorporation: 11/01/1870
Incorporation Act: Private Acts 1869-70, ch. 69, sec. 39, p. 500
Previous Citations: Private Acts 1903, ch. 316, p. 923
City Officials

Mayor - Ann S. Davis
Vice Mayor - William Bo Perkinson
Building Inspector - Gene McConkey
City Attorney - Chris Trew
City Clerk - Leslie McKee
City Court Clerk - Amy Arnwine
City Judge - Trey Winder
City Manager - Mitchell B. Moore
Code Enforcement Officer - Gayle Petitt
Community Development Director - Anthony Casteel
Councilmember - Yvonne Raper
Councilmember - Chuck T. Burris
Councilmember - Dick Pelley
Director of Schools - Robert Greene
Finance Director - Mike Keith
Fire Chief - Jim Dyer
Human Resources Director - Rita Brown
Library Director - Julie Forkner
Parks and Recreation Director - Austin Fesmire
Planning Director - Matthew Marshall
Police Chief - Chuck Ziegler
Public Works Director - Shawn Lindsey
Purchasing Director - Matthew Marshall
Risk Management Director - Matthew Marshall
Street Superintendent - Harvel F. Henry
Utility Manager - Eric Newberry
Wastewater Manager - Jill Davis
Water Manager - Jill Davis



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