Road Closure for Sidewalks

South Walnut at Spring Street – southbound -  will be closed for sidewalk repairs. FRIDAY, SEPT 23   -  8:00 AM – 1:00 PM MONDAY, SEPT 26  -  8:00 AM – 3:00 PM TUESDAY, SEPT 27  -  8:00 AM – 3:00 [...]


The Cookeville/Putnam County Animal Shelter is accepting applications for the position of Kennel Worker I.  High Schools diploma and a valid Tennessee Driver's License are required.  Experience working with animals,  basic computer skills and ability to assist in front office [...]

Announcement – Public Hearing

The City of Cookeville will hold a public hearing for comments regarding the Annual Report for the Stormwater Management Program on Tuesday, September 27, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. at the Public Works Facility, 1115 E. Spring Street, Cookeville, TN. Comments [...]

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 [...]


The Department of Leisure Services and Public Facilities is now accepting applications for Parks Groundskeeper.   Must have a valid driver's license.  High school education or equivalent preferred.  Requires good hand/eye coordination and dexterity while using tools and operating tractor, mower, [...]

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.