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Posted on: August 27, 2019

Short Term Rentals

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The Cookeville Codes Department would like to remind you that Short Term Rentals such as Airbnb and Vacation Rentals by Owner (VRBO) need a Short Term Rental Permit (STRP).  For more information please visit our website at cookeville-tn.gov and l...

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Posted on: September 18, 2019

City wide Burn Ban

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Effective immediately, a burn ban is in effect for the City of Cookeville until further notice. Due to recent and current dry conditions, open burning is too hazardous at this time.

The ban on burning will be in effect until significant rainfall is receive...

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

PUBLIC NOTICE - Utility Rate Study

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PUBLIC NOTICE

            Notice is hereby given that the Cookeville City Council will hold a work session on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. located at the Gas Department, 16 N. Oak Street. &a...

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Posted on: December 14, 2018

PUBLIC NOTICE

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            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 he...

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

Agendas & Minutes Available Online

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Access easily searchable meeting agendas and minutes for the City Council and other boards of Cookeville.

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

Call Before You Dig

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A simple call to 811 ensures that a Cookeville Gas Department Representative will arrive and locate any gas lines in the area.

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Posted on: September 5, 2019

'Crazy' quilt exhibit opens Sept. 7 at Cookeville History Museum

Cookeville Crazy Quilters members show their quilts at Cookeville History Museum.

COOKEVILLE – Some call it crazy. Others say it’s a passion.

But for members of the Cookeville Crazy Quilters, quilting is a little bit of both.

“I lie in bed at night and can’t go to sleep because I’ve got a...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: August 27, 2019

Long-time Leisure Services athletic superintendent Jim Crea retiring Aug. 30

Jim Crea holds a softball at Cane Creek SportsPlex

COOKEVILLE – The fields are ready, lined with new chalk and smelling of fresh-cut grass.

All is quiet… for now.

It’s a game night at Cane Creek SportsPlex, and Athletic Superintendent Jim Crea is ready as always, feeling a shi...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: July 18, 2019

Cookeville wins $100,000 grand prize dog park grant

Cookeville wins dog park grant

COOKEVILLE – Cookeville’s “bark” was heard.

Now the city is getting a public dog park thanks to a $100,000 grant awarded by Tennessee Dog Park Dash, which is funded by the Boyd Foundation.

“We had over 50 ci...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: June 3, 2019

A place for skaters: Park View Skate Park now open

A skateboarder rides the wall at Park View Skate Park.

COOKEVILLE – “There is an old saying about skate parks,” Cookeville Leisure Services Director Rick Woods said. “‘If your community doesn’t have a skate park, it is one.’”

That ...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: April 10, 2019

Docents and Cultural Arts Support Team a vital part of Leisure Services

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COOKEVILLE – “You’re a dough-what?”

As a docent at the Cookeville History Museum, Rex Bennett gets that question a lot. And he doesn’t mind explaining. In fact, he delights in the opportunity to tell about his passion for volunteering and why museums are i...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: April 5, 2019

Variety of fish attractors improve fishing at Cane Creek Park

TWRA officials add brush to Cane Creek Lake.

COOKEVILLE – Some cedar brush here, a stake bed there.

That’s what it takes to make fish – and fishermen – happy.

“It puts anglers and fish together, which is what we really want,” Mark Thurman, Te...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: April 3, 2019

Cane Creek Park and City Lake Natural Areas both certified as arboretum

A sassafras tree is labeled at Cane Creek Park.

COOKEVILLE – Something special awaits trail users at Cane Creek Park and City Lake Natural Area – something that will improve their ability to identify native trees.

Sycamore, Red Maple, American Beech, Eastern Redcedar and dozens more ...

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Leisure Services

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Posted on: September 10, 2019

Pedestrian and Bicycle Circulation Plan Update - Draft Plan Recommendations

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The Cookeville Pedestrian and Bicycle Circulation Plan Update is nearing completion, and draft recommendations are available to review.  Please follow the link below to an online mapping tool. This tool will allow you to review and make comments ...

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