Municipal Technical Advisory Service - City Information

City of Manchester (Coffee County)

200 West Fort Street
Manchester, TN 37355
Phone: (931) 728-4652
Fax: (931) 728-8244
City URL:
City Email Address:

Governing Body
Meets: 1st and 3rd Tuesday
Time: 6:30 PM
Place: City Hall
Office Hours
Mon-Fri 7:30 AM to 4:00 PM

Charter for City of Manchester
Municipal Data
Municipal Court: Yes
2017 Population (Certified by TNECD): 10,102
Election Date: 08/02/2018
Grand Division: Middle
# of Employees: 146
2010 Population: 10,102
Square Miles: 10.9
Time Zone: Central
MTAS Management Consultant
Honna Rogers
City: Water, Sewer, Garbage
Other: Gas, Electric
City Data
County Seat: Yes
Charter Form: Private Acts 2005, ch. 74
Year of Incorporation: 1838
Incorporation Act: Private Acts 1837-38, ch. 278, p. 407
Previous Citations: Private Acts 1857-58, ch. 50, sec. 2, p. 103; Private Acts 1905, ch. 65, p. 140; Private Acts 1959, ch. 273, p. 851
City Officials

Mayor - Lonnie Norman
Vice Mayor - Ryan P. French
Alderman - Lana Sain
Alderman - Tim Kilgore
Alderman - Chris Elam
Alderman - Cheryl Swan
Alderman - Bob Bellamy
Chief Financial Officer - Bridget Anderson
City Attorney - Gerald Ewell, Jr.
City Court Clerk - Tiffany Colwell
City Judge - Shawn Trail
Codes Director - Jamie Sain
Director of Schools - Lee Wilkerson
Executive Administrative Secretary - Sage Keele
Finance Director - Bridget Anderson
Fire Chief - George Chambers
Information Systems Director - Tennie Smotherman
Parks and Recreation Director - Bonnie Gamble
Police Chief - Mark Yother
Public Works Director - Brent Carter
Wastewater Manager - Paul Coston
Water Manager - Bryan Pennington

MTAS: Promoting better city government through direct assistance to city officials and their associations