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City of Jackson (Madison County)

101 East Main
P. O. Box 2508
Jackson, TN 38302
Phone: (731) 425-8240
Fax: (731) 425-8605
City URL: http://www.cityofjackson.net/
City Email Address: jgist@cityofjackson.net


Governing Body
Meets: 1st Tuesday
Time: 9:00 AM
Place: City Hall
Office Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Charter for City of Jackson
Municipal Data
Municipal Court: Yes
2013 Population (Certified by ECD): 65,211
Election Date: 08/07/2014
Grand Division: West
# of Employees: 642
2010 Population: 65,211
Square Miles: 51.3
Time Zone: Central
MTAS Management Consultant
David Angerer
Utilities
City: Water, Gas, Sewer, Electric
Other: Garbage
City Data
County Seat: Yes
Charter Form: Private Acts 1993, ch. 101, p. 272
Date of Incorporation: 12/01/1845
Incorporation Act: Private Acts 1845-46, ch. 17, p. 50
Previous Citations: Private Acts 1853-54, ch. 218, sec. 2, p. 375; Private Acts 1907, ch. 399, p. 1350; Private Acts 1909, ch. 407, p. 1502; Private Acts 1915, ch. 168, p. 559; Private Acts 1969, ch. 167, p. 658;
Private Acts 1988, ch. 190, p. 104
City Officials

Mayor - Jerry Gist
Administrative Assistant to the Mayor - Ron Pennel
Building Official - Tom Winbush
City Attorney - Lewis Cobb
City Court Clerk - Daryl Hubbard
City Engineer - Scott Chandler
City Judge - Blake Anderson
City Recorder - Al Laffoon
Councilmember - Ernest Brooks, II
Councilmember - Randy Wallace
Councilmember - Scott Conger
Councilmember - Johnny Lee Dodd
Councilmember - David Cisco
Councilmember - Harvey Buchanan
Councilmember - Pepper Bray
Councilmember - Charles Rahm
Councilmember - Vicki Foote
Finance Director - Karen Bell
Fire Chief - Maxie Stewart
Library Director - Richard Sammons
Parks and Recreation Director - Tony Black
Personnel Director - Lynn B. Henning
Planning Director - Stan Pilant
Police Chief - Christopher Wiser
Purchasing Director - Susan White
Recreation Center Director - Ricky Yates
Risk Management Manager - Valerie Greer
Street Director - Gary Leforgee
Wastewater Manager - Steve Raper



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