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City of Rutledge ( Grainger )

8655 Rutledge Pike
Rutledge, TN 37861
(865) 828-4513
Fax: (865) 828-8493

General Information

Office Hours: 
Mon-Fri 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM

Utilities

City Utilities: 
Sewer
Water

Municipal Statistics

County: 
Grainger
2020 Population
Next Election:
11-03-2020
Number of Employees: 
14
Grand Division: 
East
2010 Population
Time Zone: 
Eastern

Meeting Information

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

Municipal Data

Charter: 
General Law Mayor-Aldermanic (TCA 6-1-101 et seq.)
Date of Incorporation: 
02/01/1797
Charter File: 
Incorporation Act: 
Private Acts 1797, ch. 13, p. 50
Previous Charter Citations: 
Private Acts 1799, ch. 29, p. 72; Private Acts 1801, ch. 78, p. 177; Private Acts 1805, ch. 30, p. 79; Private Acts 1847-48, ch. 168, sec. 14, p. 271; Private Acts 1927, ch. 663, p. 2128, General Law Mayor-Aldermanic (TCA 6-1-101 et seq.), 1973

Governing Body and Staff

Governing Body
Mayor Mr. Fred Sykes (865) 828-4513
Vice Mayor Mr. Benny Atkins (865) 828-4513
Alderman Ms. Martha Ann Cameron (865) 828-4513
Alderman Mr. Jason Day (865) 828-4513
Alderman Mr. Alex Myers (865) 828-4513
Staff
City Accountant Ms. Stacy Harbin (865) 828-4513
City Court Clerk Ms. Lisa Jarnigan (865) 828-3660
rutledgecityclerk@gmail.com
City Judge Mr. Robert Burts (865) 828-4079
City Recorder Ms. Stacy Harbin, CMFO (865) 828-4513
townofrutledge@gmail.com
Fire Chief Mr. Chad McElhaney (865) 546-1485
Library Director Ms. Kathy Reynolds (865) 828-4784
rutlib@frontiernet.net
Police Chief Mr. Jesse Jarnigan (865) 828-3660
jesse.jarnigan@tn.gov
Street Superintendent Mr. John Garland (865) 898-8289
Wastewater Manager Mr. Sammy Cruze (865) 828-5381
Water Manager Mr. Jeffery Moyers (865) 898-8291
Attorney
City Attorney Mr. Evan Newman (865) 828-3111

MTAS Consultants

Fire: Steve Cross (615) 532-7108
Finance: Travis Bishop (423) 435-9662
HR: Betsy Cunningham (865) 974-6689
Mgmt: Vacant-Upper East (865) 974-0411
Police: Rex Barton (423) 506-0402
PW: VACANT (865) 974-0411
Training: Johanna Owenby (865) 974-9858

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