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 [...]

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.

Public Notice

One or more for-profit companies may be sending marketing mailings to Cookeville residents seeking to sell water line and/or sewer line protection services. Essentially the program acts like insurance coverage for your private water line if repairs are needed on [...]

Farmer’s Market Permits for Out of County Residents

IF YOU ARE NOT A RESIDENT OF PUTNAM COUNTY, please be advised that in order to receive a permit from the City of Cookeville for the 2016 Farmer’s Market, a letter from your county agriculture extension agent is required. A [...]

Phone Scam Alert

There is a phone scam happening in our area where a caller pretends to represent the Cookeville Electric Department and threatens to cut off electricity if payment is not made immediately. Please be advised that the City of Cookeville does [...]