The City of Cookeville Codes Department would like to remind citizens who are planning a garage or yard sale inside the city limits that a permit is REQUIRED. Permits may be purchased for $2 in the Codes Department at 45 E. Broad Street, M-F, from 8am-4:30pm. Citizens are allowed 3 sales per year with a minimum of 30 days between sales. Any person found guilty of violating the terms of the ordinance shall be subject to a penalty of up to $50 plus court costs for each offense. For more information please call 520.5209.