Municipal Technical Advisory Service - City Information

City of Puryear (Henry County)

P. O. Box 278
Puryear, TN 38251-0278
Phone: (731) 247-5362
Fax: (731) 247-5387
City Email Address:

Governing Body
Meets: 2nd Tuesday
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: City Hall
Office Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
(Closed 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM)

Charter for City of Puryear
Municipal Data
Municipal Court: Yes
2017 Population (Certified by TNECD): 671
Election Date: 11/06/2018
Grand Division: West
# of Employees: 5
2010 Population: 671
Square Miles: 1
Time Zone: Central
MTAS Management Consultant
Dana Deem
City: Water, Sewer, Garbage
Other: Electric, Gas
City Data
County Seat: No
Charter Form: Private Acts 1992, ch. 222, p. 191
Year of Incorporation: 1909
Incorporation Act: Private Acts 1909, ch. 253, p. 846
Previous Citations:
City Officials

Mayor - David Varner
Vice Mayor - Tellus Gallimore
Alderman - Mitch Sykes
Alderman - Becky Haynes
Alderman - Bill Robinson
City Attorney - Beth F. Belew
City Court Clerk - Verla Smith
City Judge - Andy Clark
City Recorder - Verla Smith
Fire Chief - John Walters
Police Chief - Dale Paschall
Wastewater Manager - Rickie Hughes
Water Manager - Rickie Hughes

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