The Cookeville Police Department is now accepting applications for a Communications Operator I.  High school diploma or equivalent and a valid Tennessee Driver's license are required.  Some experience as a communications operator in military, law enforcement, or civilian position preferred;  [...]


Leaf collection will begin the week of October 31, 2016. We ask that you please follow these safety rules when placing leaves to the curb for collection. Place leaves as close to the curb as possible. DO NOT place leaves [...]

Healthier Cookeville Walks

‘Healthier Cookeville’ walks continue through the Fall COOKEVILLE—As the City of Cookeville continues with efforts to become a Healthier Tennessee Community, the walking series that was launched in summer months will continue throughout the fall. “We want to keep our [...]

Public Notice

Notice is hereby given to the citizens of Cookeville, Tennessee, and to all persons interested, that the Cookeville-Putnam County Animal Control Board will meet in the Municipal Building, 45 East Broad Street, on Wednesday, October 12, 2016, at 11:00 a.m., [...]

Road Work and Closure Notice – Lowe and East Jackson

Rogers Group will be milling and paving for the City of Cookeville on East Jackson St (Jefferson Ave to Lowe Ave) & Lowe Avenue from East Jackson St to square starting Monday Night 9/12/16 – Thursday Night 9/15 and Sunday [...]

Bid Notice – Single Axle Dump Truck with Dump Body

The City of Cookeville Public Works Department will receive sealed bids until 2:00 pm, Thursday, October 6, 2016, at the Public Works Department, 1115 E. Spring Street, Cookeville, TN 38501, for one (1) New 2017, Single Axle Dump Truck with [...]

Water Professional Conference WWTP Award

The Department of Water Quality Control is proud to announce that they have received the Operational Excellence Award for the period of January 1, 2015 - December 31 2015 at the Annual Water Professionals Conference. This award is for Continued [...]


The City of Cookeville is an active participant in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), therefore anyone can purchase a separate flood insurance policy for any property located within the municipality.   Flood insurance is backed by the Federal government and [...]

Several Job Opportunities Listed on City Website

The City of Cookeville has several job openings at the moment.  Visitors can see all of the current open job listings at one time by visiting the job opportunities section of the City website.