Municipal Technical Advisory Service - City Information

City of Portland (Sumner County)

100 South Russell Street
Portland, TN 37148
Phone: (615) 325-6776
Fax: (615) 325-7075
City URL:
City Email Address:

Governing Body
Meets: 1st and 3rd Monday
Time: 6:00 PM
Place: Portland City Hall
Office Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM

Charter for City of Portland
Municipal Data
Municipal Court: Yes
2017 Population (Certified by TNECD): 11,480
Election Date: 11/06/2018
Grand Division: Middle
# of Employees: 120
2010 Population: 11,480
Square Miles: 14
Time Zone: Central
MTAS Management Consultant
Gary Jaeckel
City: Water, Gas, Sewer, Garbage
City Data
County Seat: No
Charter Form: Private Acts 1939, ch. 568, p. 1776
Year of Incorporation: 1905
Incorporation Act: Private Acts 1905, ch. 288, p. 613
Previous Citations: Private Acts 1905, ch. 288, p. 613
City Officials

Mayor - Ken Wilber
Vice Mayor - Mike Callis
Administrative Assistant to the Mayor - Teresa Keen
Alderman - John Kerley
Alderman - David Andrews
Alderman - Drew Jennings
Alderman - Beverly Watson
Alderman - Brian Harbin
Alderman - Jody McDowell
Assistant City Recorder - Patricia Keen
City Attorney - David M. Amonette
City Court Clerk - Kristi Gibbs
City Judge - Steve Glaser
City Recorder - Doug Yoeckel
Community Development Director - Denise M. Geminden
Director of Development Services - Andrew Pieri
Finance Director - Doug Yoeckel
Fire Chief - Al West
Human Resources Director - Jo Ella Goad
Parks and Recreation Director - Steve Osborne
Police Chief - Anthony Heavner
Public Safety Director - Al West
Public Works Superintendent - Thomas McCormick
Utilities Manager - Kristi Gibbs

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