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Safety Boot Reimbursement for Employees: A Telephone Survey Conducted by the MTAS Library
Safety Director
Safety Incentive Survey Program
Safety Policies Survey
Safety Policy
Safety Policy Ordinance
Safety Program Director
Safey Policy
Salaries for Municipal Judges with General Sessions Jurisdiction
Salary and Compensation for Mayor and Aldermen
Salary Increase for the Board of Mayor and Aldermen
Salary Increase for the Mayor During His Present Term of Office
Salary Increase Survey for 2009 & 2010
The Sale and Regulation of Beer
Sale of Alcoholic Beverages, Including Beer, on Election Day
Sale of Beer by Municipalities
Sale of Beer Within the City
Sale of Both Confiscated Drug Vehicles and Impounded Vehicles
Sale of Confiscated Property: Revenue Disposition
Sale of Food at Special Events
Sale of Surplus Property
Sales Hours of Peddlers
Sales Tax Distribution Contract
Sales Tax on Merchandise Sold by City at an Annual Festival
Sample Assessment Questions for Accounts Payable Clerk Position
Sample Building Dedication Policy
Sample City Code Provisions Restricting the Number of Alcoholic Beverage Permits
Sample Codes of Conduct for Public Safety
Sample Criminal Background Check Policy
Sample Demolition by Neglect Ordinances
Sample Disciplinary Policy for Fire Departments
Sample Fire Department Physical Ability Test
Sample Fire Department Risk Management SOP
Sample Fire Department Social Media Policy
Sample Forms for Contraband Weapons to Be Titled to the Police Department and Exchanged or Sold by the Police Department
Sample Interview Questions
Sample Language for Workers' Compensation
Sample Ordinance Prohibiting Weapons on City Property
Sample Ordinances to Establish Reasonable Court Costs
Sample Personnel Forms to Download
Sample Petition and Court Order to Destroy Confiscated Drugs and Drug Paraphernalia
Sample Policies for Background Checks
Sample Policy for the Wearing of the Fire Department Dress Uniform by Retired Members
Sample Policy for Transgender Use of Restroom Facilities
Sample Purchasing Ordinances
Sample Rejection Letters
Sample Resolution Adopting a Public Records Policy
Sample Respiratory Protection Program Template
Sample RFPs for Collection Agency Services
Sample RFPs for Managed Information Technology Services
Sample RFPs for Vending Services
Sample Skateboarding Ordinances
Sample SOP/SOG for Forced Entry into Unoccupied and Secured Properties
Sample Volunteer Firefighter Shift Staffing Policy
Samples of City Codes Regarding Chickens
Samples of City Codes Regulating Noise Decibels
Samples of Contracts for Equipment Rental and Materials Purchase
Samples of Fowl and Chicken Regulations in Tennessee Cities
Sample/Draft Unbiased Policing Policy
Santa Ana, California, Citywide Residential Street Repair
SARS Alert: CDC Exposure Guidelines Issued
Schedule of Capital Assets
School Consolidation Salaries
School Property Transfer
School Zone Issues: The Town of Trezevant
Scotts Hill, Tennessee, Fire Management Study
Searching Patrons and Baggage for Weapons as a Condition of Entry to the City's Swimming Pool
Second Developer Tapping into Line Extension
SECOPA 2011: Waste to Energy Options for Local Governments
Secretary, Public Works, Maintenance
Securing Dangerous Weapons Sample Policy for Fire Deparments
Securing the Closing of a Street
Selected City Codes Regulating Livestock and Fowl for the City of Ethridge, Tennessee
Selecting a Police Officer in a Closed Meeting Held Without Public Notice
Selection Process for Utility Board
Selling Beer in Establishments with Pool Tables: A Telephone Survey Conducted by the MTAS Library
Selling Liquor by the Drink
Selling Police Dog to Handler
Selling the Right of Way to a Street
Senior Accounting Clerk
Senior Administrative Secretary
Senior Center Programs: A Telephone Survey Conducted by the MTAS Library for the City of Kingsport
Senior Center: an MTAS Survey
Senior Clerk
Senior Data Entry Operator
Senior Director Human Resources and Policy Compliance
Senior EEO/Labor Relations Specialist
Senior Internal Auditor
Senior Planner
Service Department Supervisor
Service Order Clerk
Serving City Warrants Outside the City for Municipal Ordinance Violations Committed Within the City
Serving on City Council and School Board
Setback Requirements for Residential Property in Subdivision
Setting a City'sTax Rate Before Adopting Budget
Setting a Split Tax Rate in Municipalities Located in More Than One County When the Counties Have Different Reappraisal Cycles
Setting Differential Tax Rates Favoring Greenbelt Property
Setting Residency Requirements for Beer or Alcoholic Beverage Permits
Setting Up a Municipal Court
The Seven Deadly Sins of Fire Departments
Seven Questions Relative to Beer Regulation
Severance Package Contract with a City Manager
Severance Taxes
Sevier Solid Waste Inc. (SSWI) Study
Sevierville Early Retirement Data
Sewer Lift Station Safety Procedure Survey
Sewer Rate Study
Sewer Service Availability
Sewer System for Subdivision
Sewer Tap Fees
Sewer Tap Fees and Sewer Extensions
Sexual Harassment Ordinance
Shelby County Trustee Property Tax Proposal
Shelbyville Power, Water, & Sewage System F/Y 2004-2005 Budget
Shift Fire Training Officer
Sick Leave at Retirement Survey (Non-TCRS)
Sick Leave Bank
Sick Leave Banks: A Survey Conducted by the MTAS Library for the City of Murfreesboro
Sign Ordinance and Pay Increase for City's Governing Body
Sign Permit Fees: An MTAS Library Survey Conducted for the City of Maynardville
Sign Regulation of Banners and Balloons
Sign Regulation of Church and School Signs
Signal Mountain Delinquent Utility Bills Survey
Signal Mountain MACC Strategic Plan
Signal Mountain MACC Updated Strategic Plan
Signal Mountain Strategic Plan
Significant Statutory Provisions and Case Law Affecting Liability of Governmental Entities, Engineers, and Developers for Drainage
Signs Advertising Beer Sales
Sixth Circuit Upholds Brentwood Sign Ordinance
Skateboard Ordinance
Skateboard, Roller Skates and Coasters Ordinance
Skilled Laborer
Slum Clearance and Garbage Rates
Smithville Drug Testing
Smoke Detector Placement and Installation
Smyrna Community Services, Town Centre, and Golf Course
Smyrna Parks and Recreation Department Study
A Snapshot of the United States Fire Service
Sneedville Fire Resolution for Minimum Training Standards for Firefighters
Solar Ordinance
Solicitation Roadblocks
Solid Waste Collection Contract
Solid Waste Disposal Agreement and Request for Proposals for Solid Waste Disposal Service
Solid Waste Disposal Fees
Solid Waste Regional Boards and Solid Waste Authorities
Solid Waste Transfer Station
Solid Waste/Transfer Stations Survey
Sparta, Tennessee, Fire Management Study
Special Called Meetings
Special Education for Annexed Students
Special Event Regulations and Forms
Special Meetings Requirements for the Ratification of Private Acts
Special School Districts
Specifications and Bid Document For Recreation Equipment and Installation of Same
Specifications and Contract Documents 2004 Paving Projects
Specifications and Contract Documents, Town of Atoka, 2011 Paving Program
Specifications and Contract Documents, Town of LaGrange, 2009 Paving Projects
Specifications for a Four-Wheel Drive Front-End Loader
Specifications for a Heavy Duty Truck Chassis and a Front Load Packing Unit
Specifications for a Trailer-Mounted Leaf Loader
Specifications for a Zero-Turn Rotary Mower
Speed Bumps
Speed Limits in and Around Schools
Spouse of a City Council Member Employed by the City
Sprinklers for Nursing Homes
Staffing Levels for Police Departments
Stalling of an Application for Rezoning
Standard Operating Procedures, Department of Public Works, City of Athens, Tennessee
Standing of Adjoining Property Owners to Request Rezoning
State Aid Resolution
State DOT Authorized to Pay Full Costs of Utility Relocations
State Law Regarding the Regulation of the Sale of Alcoholic Beverages by the City
State of Tennessee Standard Chart of Accounts: Classification by Fund, Function, & Object
State Requiring Municipalities to Relocate Utilities at Their Expense
State Street Aid Fund
State Traffic Offenses and Rules of the Road Ordinance
Status of a Beer Permit Issued to a Person Now Deceased
Status of a Letter of Credit
Status of Existing Tiny Towns
Statute of Limitations in Unrecorded Easements
Statutory Exception Regarding the Sale of Alcoholic Beverages
Storm Cleanup Agreement
Stormwater Coordinator
Stormwater Fees, Ordinance Enforcement Options, and Other Special Stormwater Issues
Stormwater Management Policy for the City of Athens
Stormwater Management Program
Stormwater Program Coordinator
Stormwater Program Funding in Selected Tennessee Cities
Stormwater Technician
Stormwater Technician Series
Strategic Plan for the City of Winchester
Strategic Planning
Strategic Planning Retreat
Strategic Planning Retreat Report, City of Harriman, Tennessee
Street Closure
Street Excavation Ordinance
Street Issues
Street Paving (Generic)
Street Sweeper
Streets, Sanitation and Parks, Superintendent
Structure and Powers of the City's Utility Board
Study Session Agenda
Subdividing and Selling City Land
Subdivision Created by Division of Land Created by Road Construction
Subdivision Issues
Subdivision Regulation by Planning Commission
Subdivision Regulations
Subdivision Storm Sewer Pipes: A Telephone Survey Conducted by the MTAS Library
Subrogation
Substance Abuse Survey in Parks and Recreation
Suggested Operating Procedures of the Williamson County Rescue Squad
Suggestions for Downtown Parking
Sullivan County, Bluff City, Kingsport (SBK) Animal Services Examination 2016
Summary of 2016 Public Acts
Summary of a Classification/Compensation Plan
Summary of Research on the Use of Compressed Schedules by Police Agencies
Summary of the Distribution of State Sales and Use Tax
Summary of the Incorporation Process
Sunshine Law
Superintendent of Building Construction and Maintenance
Superintendent of Stores
Superintendent of Water and Sewer
Support Services Manager
Surrender of a City Charter
Surrender of Aldermanic Charter and Adoption of Manager-Commission Charter
Survey of Charter Provisions Regarding Vacancies on Council
A Survey of the Tennessee Personnel Management Association
Survey Results on a Variety of Topics
Survey Results on Various Personnel Topics
Suspending a Driver's License
Suspending or Firing the Present City Attorney
Swimming Pool Regulations
Take Home Police Vehicles: A Telephone Survey Conducted by the MTAS Library
Takeover of Utility District Water System by City
Taking Drivers Licenses in Municipal Traffic Ordinance Violation Cases to Insure the Appearance of the Violators in Court
Taking Over or Providing Maintenance for the Decherd Cemetery
Taking the License of a Person Between the Ages of 18-21 -- for the Purchase of Beer
Tap Fees in Selected Tennessee Cities
Tattoo Policies
Tax Incentives to Tenants in an Industrial Park
Tax Map and Boundary Issue
Tax Treatment of Payments by Cities to Employees on Active Duty as a Reservist or Member of the National Guard
TDOT Contract Utility Relocation
TDOT Contracts
Telecommunications Coordinator
Telephone Franchise Regulation
Temporarily Closing Certain Streets
Temporary and Special Beer Permit Ordinances
Temporary Beer Permits
Temporary Traffic Control Devices under MUTCD
Ten Questions Regarding the Potential Application of Chapter 1101
Tennessee's Religious Freedom Restoration Act and Its Stifling Effect on Local Government Police Powers
Tennessee Cities Where the City Governing Board Is Also the Beer Board
Tennessee Code Annotated Model Municipal Charter Provisions Comparison
Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development: Employer's First Report of Work Injury or Illness
Tennessee Department of Safety General Order 410-1 Sobriety Checkpoints
Tennessee Erosion & Sediment Control Handbook: A Stormwater Planning and Design Manual for Construction Activities
Tennessee Fire Department Needs Assessment Survey
Tennessee Fire Departments with Contact Information
Tennessee Fire Mortality Study
Tennessee Fire Service Emergency Response Plan
Tennessee Jurisdictions Allowing Liquor Sales
Tennessee Municipal Benchmarking Project FY2002
Tennessee Municipal Benchmarking Project FY2003
Tennessee Municipal Benchmarking Project FY2004
Tennessee Municipal Benchmarking Project FY2005
Tennessee Municipal Benchmarking Project FY2006
Tennessee Municipal Benchmarking Project FY2007
Tennessee Municipal Benchmarking Project FY2008
Tennessee Municipal Benchmarking Project FY2009
Tennessee Municipal Benchmarking Project FY2010
Tennessee Municipal Benchmarking Project FY2011
Tennessee Municipal Benchmarking Project FY2012
Tennessee Municipal Benchmarking Project FY2013
Tennessee Municipal Benchmarking Project FY2014
Tennessee Municipal Benchmarking Project FY2015
The Tennessee Municipal Benchmarking Project: An Investment in Tennessee's Cities
Tennessee Municipal Growth Policy Survey
Tennessee Public Acts of 1993, Ch. 509; Nashville Elec.Serv. v. Luna
Term Limits for Mayor and Council in Selected Cities: an MTAS Survey
Terminating a City Employee with Property Interests
Terminating Employees and Rehiring Them at a Lower Wage
Terminating the Utility Board Superintendent
Terms of Appointed Aldermen and Election of Replacements
Terms of the City Recorder and the City Judge
Testing Standards, Salary Survey, and Retirement Insurance
Third Needs Assessment of the U.S. Fire Service: Tennessee
Thirty Ways to Leave Incivility Behind and to Improve Governing Body Discussion
Threats and Violence Policy : Sample
Three-Year Capital Outlay Notes
Three Star Fire Department: Revised SOGs April 2007
Ticket Splitting
Tips for New Board Members
Title VI Compliance Manual
Title VI Compliance Manual
Tobacco-Free Workplace Survey
Tort Liability at Railroad Crossing Improvements
TOSHA Fire Service Inspection Checklist
Towing Regulations
Town Center Manager
Town of Alexandria Annexation Study
Town of Baileyton City Recorder/CMFO
Town of Carthage Excavation Safety Policy
Town of Greeneville Organizational Structure Study
Town of Petersburg Recreation Commission By-Laws
Town of South Carthage, Tennessee: An Ordinance Amending Title 4, Chapter 2 of the South Carthage Municipal Code
Town of Woodbury : An Ordinance Amending Title 16, -- Section 109 of the Woodbury Municipal Code
Tracking Municipal Vehicles Survey
Traffic Calming
Traffic Engineer
Train the Trainer – Respect in the Workplace
Training Requirement for Planning Commissioners and Staff
Transfer of Beer License
Transfer Station/Landfill Manager Salaries: A Survey Conducted by the MTAS Library
Transient Merchants
Transportation Director
Travel Expenses for City Judge
Travel Expenses Paid Directly to Provider
Tree on City Street Right of Way
Tri-County Water and Wastewater Treatment Authority
Truck Driver
Truck Driver Operator
TTY (Text Telephone) Equipment Survey
Tuckaleechee Cove Task Force
A Tuition Reimbursement Plan
Tullahoma Fire Department Standard Operating Procedures 2008
Turnout Gear at Vehicle Accidents
TVA Power Contracts
TWA and Local Zoning of Cell Towers
Types and Staffing of Fire Departments
Unauthorized Raises
Unconstitutional Requirements of Candidacy
Unconstitutional Since 1953 to Incorporate Municipalities by Private Act
Unemployment Insurance for Volunteer Firefighters
Unemployment on Temporary Workers
Unified Communications Agreement Addendum
Uniforms, Safety, and Public Image
The University of Tennessee Municipal Technical Advisory Service's Recommended Guidance to the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation's Minimum Monitoring Requirements for NPDES MS4 Program Effectiveness and Compliance
Unlawful Parking in Spaces Designated for Disabled Drivers
Unpaid Military Leave and 401K Contributions: an MTAS Survey
Updating Personnel Safety and Health Issues in the Municipal Code
Urban Forester
Urban Forester
Urban Forestry Workshop Course Material
Use of a Committee System
Use of Adequate Facilities Tax Revenues
Use of Beer License By a Person Other Than the License Holder
Use of Brass Knuckles
Use of Camcorders/Video Cameras in City Council Meetings
Use of City Funds to Advocate for an Outcome in a Referendum on Metropolitan Government
Use of City Vehicles
Use of Collection Agencies and Establishment of a Bad Check Charge
Use of County Law Enforcement Services in the Absence of a Municipal Police Force
Use of Funds from Increased Garbage Collection Fees
Use of Inmate Labor and Responsibility for Medical Expenses
Use of Outside Agency for Temporary Employees: MTAS Survey Conducted by Richard Stokes
Use of Polygraph and Personal Information in Police Applicant Interviews
Use of the City Drug Fund
Use of Vehicles Owned by the Police Department
Using a Sales Tax Rebate as an Incentive for Retail Stores to Locate in the City
Using a Utility Service Applicant's Credit Report to Determine Amount of Utility Deposit
Using City Hall to Solicit Charitable Contributions
Using County's Bid Prices in City
Using Inmates and Probationers for Public Service Work Projects
Using Sick Leave to Supplement Workers' Compensation Benefits
Using Tax Increment Financing in Tennessee
Using the Accumulated Funds Arising from the City's Share of the Sales Tax for Whatever Municipal Purposes the City Deems Necessary
Utilities and Public Works, Director
Utilities Crew Chief
Utilities Distribution and Collection Supervisor
Utilities Must Charge Reasonable Rates
Utilities Superintendent
Utility Board Residency Requirement
Utility Board Setting Water and Wastewater Rates
Utility Board Setting Water Rates
Utility Customer Complaints and the Utility Management Review Board
Utility Cuts - City Street Repair Policy for the City of Athens
Utility District Board Operations Related to Municipal Planning Commission Regulations
Utility Extension Policies: Who Pays?
Utility Extensions
Utility Operating with 3 Member Commission
Utility Rate Breaks for the Elderly
Utility Systems and In Lieu of Tax Payments
Utility Worker
Utility Worker Helper
Vacancies in Office
Vacancy by Failure to Meet Residency Requirements
Vacant and Unsafe Structures SOP
Validity of Beer Advertising Ordinance Provision
The Value of Volunteer Firefighters
Vanleer Volunteer Fire Department Handbook for 2012
Various Issues Faced by City Court Judges
Vehicle Use Policy Survey
Venue for Municipal Ordinance Violations and Sheriff Enforcing Municipal -- Ordinances
Veterans' Preference Survey Results
Veterans Differential Pay
Vice-Mayor's Elevation to Mayor
Vicious Dogs
Viewing Investigative Records in Open Criminal Cases
Volunteer Fire Dept. Ordinance
Volunteer Fire Services
Volunteer Firefighter
Volunteer Firefighter is a Part-Time Employee of the City
Volunteer Firefighter Minimum Performance Standards and Incentives
Volunteer Firefighters and ISO Rating
Volunteer Firefighters and the Line-of-Duty Death Payment
Volunteer Firefighters Compensation Survey
Volunteer Fireman Aspiring to Serve on the Board of Mayor and Aldermen
Volunteer Firemen Seeking Election to Serve on the Board of Mayor and Aldermen
Volunteer Firemen (and Other Volunteers) Running for Local Office
Volunteer Receiving Health Benefits and Dust Control
Volunteer Workers at a Golf Course
Vote Required to Override Mayor's Veto I
Vote Required to Override Mayor's Veto II
Vote to Decrease Commissioners' Salaries
Votes Required to Fill a Vacancy on the City Board
Voting Base Required for Election of Aldermen
Voting in City Elections by Non-Resident Property Owners
Voting in City Elections by People Who Reside Outside, But Who Own Property Inside the City
Voting in Municipal Elections



Last Updated 08/18/2016

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