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Posted on: February 9, 2021

Information, Technology and Telecommunications Division Established

 

City Manager James Mills announced that the City has established a new division of the General Department, the Information Technology and Telecommunications Division. 

The ITT Division will oversee the City’s computer systems, networks, ...

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Posted on: February 2, 2021

Public Notice Cookeville City Council Meetings/Work Sessions

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PUBLIC NOTICE

COOKEVILLE CITY COUNCIL MEETINGS/WORK SESSIONS

 

            NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to all residents of Cookeville, Tennessee, and to all persons interested that, to prote...

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Community News
Posted on: February 2, 2021

Public Notice Council Meetings Notice 2021

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PUBLIC NOTICE

         NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to all residents of Cookeville, Tennessee, and to all persons interested, that Open, Public Regular Meetings of the City Council of Cookeville will be held at the re...

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Community News
Posted on: January 29, 2021

Public Notice REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL

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The City of Cookeville, Tennessee will receive sealed proposals in the City Clerk’s Office, 45 East Broad Street, until 10:00 a.m.  Monday, March 1, 2021, for proposals on the City’s banking services to include depository accounts (demand deposit...

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Community News
Posted on: January 19, 2021

Avoid the lines, multiple payment options are available for utilities and property tax.

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Avoid the lines, multiple payment options are available for utilities and property tax. The City of Cookeville understands this remains a challenging time for our community. 

With the continued best interest for our citizens and staff, a friendly ...

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Community News
Posted on: January 19, 2021

Payment Options

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Avoid the lines, multiple payment options are available for utilities and property tax-

The City of Cookeville understands this remains a challenging time for our community.

With the continued best interest for our citizens and staff, a friendly reminder to...

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Community News
Posted on: January 19, 2021

PUBLIC NOTICE

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PUBLIC NOTICE

COOKEVILLE CITY COURT IN-PERSON COURT PROCEEDINGS SUSPENDED THROUGH MARCH 31, 2021.

 Due to the record number of COVID-19 cases and related hospitalizations in Tennessee and Executive Order #73 by the Governor of Tennessee, the Tennes...

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Community News
Posted on: December 22, 2020

Treatment Plant Operator Magazine Article Focuses on City of Cookeville

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The City of Cookeville Wastewater Treatment Plant was featured in Treatment Plant Operator magazine this month, December 2020.  Divide and Conquer Describes This Facility's' Approach to Nitrogen and Phosphorus. Innovations inclu...

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Posted on: November 30, 2020

Winterizing Your Home to Prevent Water Line Freeze Damage

Winterizing Your Home to Prevent Water Line Freeze Damage

  1. Close all foundation vents.
  2. Disconnect garden hoses from outside water faucets.
  3. Protect freeze-prone faucets with insulating covers.
  4. Eliminate sources of cold air near water lines.
  5. Know where your main water shut-off valve is located in case of a line break.
  6. P...
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Posted on: March 13, 2020

Avoid the lines and pay your utility bill in other ways.

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The City of Cookeville is aware that some of its utility customers may be experiencing a heightened concern about conducting daily business that requires them to be in the general public.  As such, the City would like to remind all of its utility...

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Posted on: February 26, 2021

Cane Creek Gymnasium activities, hours expanding March 1

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COOKEVILLE – Cane Creek Gymnasium is expanding activities and hours effective March 1.

Those activities will include basketball and soccer, which were previously excluded from the gymnasium schedule due to the pandemic. Non-contact activities suc...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: February 25, 2021

CPAC’s ‘Alone, Together’ offers virtual look at pandemic life March 5-6

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COOKEVILLE – It’s March 2020. People everywhere are faced with the threat of a new virus. 

And due to stay-at-home orders and remote learning, many must face it alone.

Or do they?

That’s the idea behind Cookeville Perfo...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: February 8, 2021

Cookeville Leisure Services serving up pickleball clinic March 6

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COOKEVILLE – Local pickleball players now have an opportunity to learn more about the sport with the funny name. Beginners too.

Cookeville Leisure Services is offering a pickleball clinic March 6 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Cane Creek Gymnasium.

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Leisure Services
Posted on: February 5, 2021

Two-week virtual Father-Daughter Date Night includes contests, photo sharing

Virtual Father Daughter Date Night

COOKEVILLE – Daughters: Go ahead and wear those fancy dresses. Style your hair. Do whatever makes you feel special. 

Dads: Put on those coats and ties. Perfect those dance moves. Carve out time for making memories.

That’s what C...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: February 3, 2021

Bruton joins Cookeville Leisure Services as athletic superintendent

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COOKEVILLE – Cookeville Leisure Services has a new athletic superintendent – Seth Bruton.

Bruton, a Cookeville native, graduated from Tennessee Tech University in 2013 with a degree in Interdisciplinary Studies before going on to earn h...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: January 8, 2021

'Two-Wheeled Wonders' exhibit opens Jan. 16 at Cookeville History Museum

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COOKEVILLE – Back in 2019, they brought microcars for what turned out to be the Cookeville History Museum’s best-attended exhibit to date.

Now, Nashville’s Lane Motor Museum is returning to share more of its collection – this time, motorcycles and scooters...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: January 6, 2021

WestSide scavenging fun returns Jan. 9, Feb. 13, March 13

WestSide Scavenger Hunt

COOKEVILLE – “Scavengers” will be exploring Cookeville’s historic WestSide district this Saturday.

With a cell phone in one hand and a paper with tiny images and clues in the other, they’ll be easy to spot ...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: January 5, 2021

Father-Daughter Date Night cancelled for 2021, virtual activities planned

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COOKEVILLE – Cookeville Leisure Services’ annual Father-Daughter Date Night has been restructured for 2021.

“Father-Daughter Date Night has been a beloved community tradition for over 30 years,” Cara Sheets, Leisure ...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: December 16, 2020

Cane Creek Park’s trout offer cold-water fishing opportunities

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COOKEVILLE – Winter brings more than frigid temperatures to Cane Creek Park.

It also brings trout.

Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency released 1,500 rainbow trout into the park’s 56-acre lake Dec. 9 and will return Jan. 20 to release approximately 1,500 mo...

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Posted on: February 26, 2021

Second Tree Giveaway March 13, 2021

TREE GIVEAWAY

COOKEVILLE – As a response to the deforestation caused by the F4 tornado that struck Cookeville nearly one year ago, the Arbor Day Foundation in partnership with the City of Cookeville and Verizon will be giving away 500 containerized trees.The ...

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Public Works
Posted on: February 24, 2021

The Annual Trog Sinkhole Cleanup

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The City of Cookeville Public Works Department is partnering with the Student Environmental Action Coalition of Tennessee Tech for the Annual Trog Sinkhole cleanup Saturday March 27, 2021. We will meet at 1709 N Willow Avenue from 9:00am-11:00am to clean ...

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