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 [...]


The Department of Water Quality Control is now accepting applications for the position of Lift Station Technician II.  Work performed in maintaining and repairing wastewater and water pumping stations; Overhauls, installs, and repairs pumps, valves, motors and other equipment relating [...]

After Dark Race for the Park – August 5, 2016

After Dark - Race for the Park A message from race co-founder Ryan Williams. Annual race scheduled for August 5, 2016. Early registration deadline is July 24. Runners, It is time again for the 9th Annual After Dark – Race for [...]


The Department of Leisure Services and Public Facilities is now accepting applications for Athletic Program Assistant/Part-time.  Experience working in an athletic setting and an environment with direct contact with the public, some recreation programming experience and a valid Tennessee driver's [...]


The Cookeville Police Department is now accepting applications for School Patrol.  Directs traffic and assists children in assigned school zones.  Duties involve walking and standing for long periods of time with frequent use of arms.  Subjected to adverse climate conditions [...]

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.

Public Notice – Sewer Use Ordinance & Enforcement Response Plan Modifications

The City of Cookeville Department of Water Quality Control is proposing to modify their Sewer Use Ordinance & Enforcement Response Plan to comply with the State of Tennessee Pretreatment Streamlining Requirements. The full Public Notice can be viewed here. The [...]

Public Notice/ Public Hearing relative to Storm water

PUBLIC NOTICE PUBLIC HEARING   The City of Cookeville City Council will meet in the Council Chambers of the Cookeville Municipal Building, 45 East Broad Street, on Thursday, July 21, 2016, at 5:30 p.m.; the following item will be on [...]

Dogwood Park Fountain Update

Update on Cookeville's favorite summer cool down spot: The fountain in Dogwood Park will only be partially operational for a bit. Repairs are needed to the interactive deck jets on the fountain. We are working on a solution, but in the [...]