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City of Cowan ( Franklin )

301 East Cumberland, P.O. Box 338
Cowan, TN 37318
(931) 967-7318
Fax:(931) 967-7990
https://cityofcowan.com

General Information

Office Hours: 
Mon-Fri 7:30 AM to 4:00 PM (Closed 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM)

Utilities

City Utilities: 
Garbage
Sewer
Water

Municipal Statistics

County: 
Franklin
2019 Population
Next Election:
08-05-2021
Number of Employees: 
20
Grand Division: 
Middle
2010 Population
Time Zone: 
Central

Meeting Information

Meeting Day: 
2nd Tuesday
Meeting Time: 
7:00 PM
Meeting Place: 
City Hall

Municipal Data

Charter: 
Private Acts 2006, ch. 127
Date of Incorporation: 
12/01/1921
Charter File: 
Incorporation Act: 
Private Acts 1921, ch. 41, p. 107
Previous Charter Citations: 
Private Acts 1925, ch 236, p. 833; Private Acts 1967, ch. 100, p. 372

Governing Body and Staff

Governing Body
Mayor Mr. Mark Ledbetter (931) 967-7318
Councilmember Ms. Josephine Holman (931) 967-7318
Councilmember Mr. Richard Hunt (931) 967-7318
Councilmember Mr. Anthony W. Ingle (931) 967-7318
Councilmember Ms. Kim Shelton (931) 967-7318
Councilmember Ms. Brandi Speck (931) 967-7318
Staff
City Recorder Ms. Lori Ashley, CMFO (931) 967-7318
ashley.recorder@gmail.com
Fire Chief Mr. Charles T. Myers (931) 703-3300
Police Chief Mr. Ernest Colvin (931) 962-0110
colvin.chiefcpd@gmail.com
Street Superintendent Mr. Steve Wilkinson (931) 967-0799
Utility Manager Mr. Kenny Henshaw (931) 967-1922
Water Clerk Ms. Mary Pearson (931) 967-7318
marycowanbpu@gmail.com
Attorney
City Attorney Mr. David Stewart (931) 967-4303‎

MTAS Consultants

Fire: Steve Cross (615) 532-7108
Finance: Tonya Travis (615) 369-8598
HR: John Grubbs (615) 532-2588
Mgmt: Honna Rogers (423) 425-4239
Police: Rex Barton (423) 506-0402
PW: Sharon Rollins (865) 974-0416
Training: Sarah Curtis (615) 253-6385

*Population figure provided by the State of Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development, Center for Economic Research in Tennessee (CERT) and updated annually.