Municipal Technical Advisory Service - City Information

City of Rocky Top (Anderson, Campbell Counties)

195 South Main
P. O. Box 66
Rocky Top, TN 37769
Phone: (865) 426-2838
Fax: (865) 426-8990
City URL:
City Email Address:

Governing Body
Meets: 3rd Thursday
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: City Hall
Office Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM

Charter for City of Rocky Top
Municipal Data
Municipal Court: Yes
2017 Population (Certified by TNECD): 1,781
Election Date: 11/06/2018
Grand Division: East
# of Employees: 27
2010 Population: 1,781
Square Miles: 1.6
Time Zone: Eastern
MTAS Management Consultant
To Be Hired
City: Water, Sewer, Garbage
Other: Gas, Electric
City Data
County Seat: No
Charter Form: Private Acts 1992, ch. 227, p. 215
Year of Incorporation: 1939
Incorporation Act: Private Acts 1939, ch. 239, p. 711
Previous Citations:
City Officials

Mayor - Michael L. Lovely
Vice Mayor - Timothy L. Sharp
City Attorney - Jerome Melson
City Court Clerk - Mary Anne Cooper
City Manager - Michael Foster
City Recorder - Kari Hancock
Councilmember - Robert Griffith
Councilmember - Nathan Dison
Councilmember - Denise Casteel
Fire Chief - Ronnie Spitzer
Police Chief - James W. Shetterly, Jr.
Public Works Director - Terry Bearden
Recreation Director - Dustin Leach
Water & Wastewater Director - Travis Thrasher

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