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PUBLIC NOTICE – Jefferson County Commission Audit Committee Meeting, May 14, 2018

PUBLIC NOTICE – Jefferson County Commission Audit Committee Meeting, May 14, 2018

PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to all County Commissioners and residents of Jefferson County, Tennessee, and to all other persons who might be interested, that the Jefferson County Commission Audit Committee will meet for an open public meeting on Monday, May 14, 2018, at 6:30 p.m. in the Main Courtroom of the Jefferson County Courthouse, 202 W. Main [...]

The Martha Dandridge Washington DAR To Honor Revolutionary War Patriot James McCuistion With Grave Marking Ceremony, May 12, 2018

The Martha Dandridge Washington DAR To Honor Revolutionary War Patriot James McCuistion With Grave Marking Ceremony, May 12, 2018

The Martha Dandridge Washington Chapter (MDW) National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) will honor Revolutionary War Patriot James McCuistion with a grave marking ceremony at the Revolutionary War Graveyard on Main Street next to the Shepard Inn in Dandridge. The ceremony will be Saturday, May 12, at 11:00 a.m. The guest speaker will [...]

PUBLIC NOTICE – The Jefferson County Highway Department is NOT RESPONSIBLE For damage to any object placed on county right-of-ways that are not Clearly visible to our mowing crews.

PUBLIC NOTICE – The Jefferson County Highway Department is NOT RESPONSIBLE For damage to any object placed on county right-of-ways that are not  Clearly visible to our mowing crews.

PUBLIC NOTICE The Jefferson County Highway Department is NOT RESPONSIBLE For damage to any object placed on county right-of-ways that are not Clearly visible to our mowing crews. Permanent and temporary signs, phone pedestals, gas markers, cable Lines, fences, flower beds & bushes etc., that have been posted on County right-of-ways REQUIRE THE OWNER TO [...]

PUBLIC NOTICE – DRIVEWAY PERMIT IN JEFFERSON COUNTY, TENNESSEE

PUBLIC NOTICE – DRIVEWAY PERMIT IN JEFFERSON COUNTY, TENNESSEE

PUBLIC NOTICE DRIVEWAY PERMIT IN JEFFERSON COUNTY, TENNESSEE If you are planning to/or in the process of construction a new driveway or road that connects to any county road, you are required to have a permit and may need to install a tile.  This tile will prevent water damage to your driveway/road and to the county [...]

PUBLIC NOTICE – TO ALL HOMEOWNERS, DEVELOPERS, UTILITY, PAVING & TRUCKING COMPANIES WORKING IN JEFFERSON COUNTY

PUBLIC NOTICE – TO ALL HOMEOWNERS, DEVELOPERS, UTILITY, PAVING & TRUCKING COMPANIES WORKING IN JEFFERSON COUNTY

PUBLIC NOTICE TO ALL HOMEOWNERS, DEVELOPERS, UTILITY, PAVING & TRUCKING COMPANIES WORKING IN JEFFERSON COUNTY This notice is to advise all developers, paving/trucking and utility companies using roads in Jefferson County that we are concerned about the safety and condition of our roads. When hauling trucks use our county roads causing damage, repair costs can [...]

The Buzzz!!

The Buzzz!!

The buzz word this week is vote. The budgeting hive met last week and Buzzy Bees in the Know are still wagging their antennas at one pollination proclamation. The low humm is that what is good for one drone is not good for another. The low, low humm is that big dips in the honey [...]

Get In The Game

Get In The Game

Early voting has ended and this week those that are waiting until Election Day to cast their votes will be able to exercise their right to vote. This election cycle has been a little tense and I expect that the tension will not ease until after the last vote is counted on Tuesday evening. In [...]

Budget Committee Deliberates Non-Profit Funding

Budget Committee Deliberates Non-Profit Funding

The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce will receive the lion’s share of funding from the proceeds of the hotel/motel tax, thanks to action taken by the Jefferson County Budget Committee last week. In a split vote, the Committee approved a funding request from the Chamber of Commerce for $345,000 which was a significant increase from [...]

PUBLIC NOTICE – Jefferson County Animal Control Board Meeting, May 4, 2018

PUBLIC NOTICE – Jefferson County Animal Control Board Meeting, May 4, 2018

PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to all Jefferson County Animal Control Board and residents of  Jefferson County, Tennessee, and to all other interested persons that the Jefferson County Animal Control Board will meet for an open public meeting on Friday, May 4, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. in the Jefferson County Courthouse Main Courtroom, 202 W. Main Street, [...]

PUBLIC NOTICE – Jefferson County Highway Commission Meeting, May 8, 2018

PUBLIC NOTICE – Jefferson County Highway Commission Meeting, May 8, 2018

PUBLIC NOTICE Notice is hereby given to all residents of Jefferson County, Tennessee and to all persons interested, that the regular meeting of the Jefferson County Highway Commission will be held on Tuesday, May 8, 2018  at 7:00 PM, at its office in the courthouse in Dandridge. This notice is given pursuant to the provisions [...]

The Buzzz!!

The Buzzz!!

The buzz work this week is ethics. The head governmental hive met last week and Buzzy Bees in the Know are buzzing that a sticky situation could have been even stickier if some of the swarm had been successful. The low humm is that all is not always what it seems and sometimes opening a [...]

Until The Last Vote Is Counted

Until The Last Vote Is Counted

Do you ever wonder just when things started spinning out of control? We are in the full throws of election season, and this is just part one; already we are wading knee deep in muck. I really did not expect this May election cycle to be pristine, but there was hope that we would not [...]

County Commission Meets For April Voting Session – Sheriff McCoig Revokes Prisoner Agreement With School System

County Commission Meets For April Voting Session – Sheriff McCoig Revokes Prisoner Agreement With School System

Members of the Jefferson County Commission met last week for their regular voting meeting but it was not the handful of items on the agenda that brought the most discussion. A recent incident at White Pine School was the point of conversation at the Monday voting meeting of the legislative body. A citizen addressed the [...]

March 2018 Revenues Less than Expected, While Year-To-Date State Revenues Remain More than Budgeted

March 2018 Revenues Less than Expected, While Year-To-Date State Revenues Remain More than Budgeted

Department of Finance and Administration Commissioner Larry Martin today announced that Tennessee tax revenue fell short of budgeted estimates in March. Overall March revenues totaled $1.1 billion, which is $84.1 million more than the state collected in March of 2017, but $2 million less than the budgeted estimate for the month. “Sales tax revenues for [...]

PUBLIC NOTICE – Jefferson County Commission Budget Committee Meeting, April 30, 2018

PUBLIC NOTICE – Jefferson County Commission Budget Committee Meeting, April 30, 2018

PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to all County Commissioners and residents of Jefferson County, Tennessee, and to all other persons who might be interested, that the Jefferson County Commission Budget Committee will meet for an open public special meeting on Monday, April 30, 2018, at 5:30 p.m. in the Main Courtroom of the Jefferson [...]

PUBLIC NOTICE – City Council Of Jefferson City, Tennessee Special Called Session, April 19, 2018

PUBLIC NOTICE – City Council Of Jefferson City, Tennessee Special Called Session, April 19, 2018

PUBLIC NOTICE The City Council of Jefferson City, Tennessee will meet in special called session on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. at City Hall to consider the following: Resolution 2018-10, a resolution supporting the Jefferson City Industrial Board to move forward to acquire land for economic development. Resolution 2018-11, a resolution requesting the [...]