Municipal Technical Advisory Service - City Information

City of Townsend (Blount County)

133 Tiger Drive
P. O. Box 307
Townsend, TN 37882
Phone: (865) 448-6886
Fax: (865) 448-0908
City URL:
City Email Address:

Governing Body
Meets: 3rd Tuesday
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Municipal Building
Office Hours
Mon-Thurs 8:30-4:00
Friday 8:30-2:00

Charter for City of Townsend
Municipal Data
Municipal Court: Yes
2017 Population (Certified by TNECD): 448
Election Date: 08/02/2018
Grand Division: East
# of Employees: 7
2010 Population: 448
Square Miles: 1.4
Time Zone: Eastern
MTAS Management Consultant
To Be Hired
Other: Electric, Gas, Garbage, Water
City Data
County Seat: No
Charter Form: Private Acts 1941, ch. 463, p. 1604
Year of Incorporation: 1921
Incorporation Act: Private Acts 1921, ch. 783, p. 2447
Previous Citations:
City Officials

Mayor - Michael Talley
Vice Mayor - Becky Headrick
Commissioner - Jackie Suttles
Commissioner - Kenny Myers
Commissioner - Ron Palewski
City Attorney - Will Carver
City Judge - Terry Denton
City Recorder - Danny Williamson
Code Enforcement Officer - Andy Morton
Court Clerk - Danny Williamson
Fire Chief - Kevin Condee
Police Chief - Ron Suttles

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