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Candidates interested in applying for the 1st District City Council seat being vacated:

Click HERE for the application form and details on requirements and the selection process

Filing deadline: Noon Monday, Feb. 10 (City Recorder’s Office, Room 467, City County Building)

Special Council meeting: 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20 (Main Assembly Room)


City Council


MEETING INFO
The Agenda for the meeting is available online Friday before the meeting. The Meeting Minutes indicating the action taken by City Council on each item are available online Thursday following the meeting.

To sign up to speak concerning any item on the agenda or during Public Forum held at the end of every meeting, you may call the City Recorder's Office the day of the meeting at 865-215-2075. Individuals wishing to speak to City Council may also sign up with the City Recorder on the night of the meeting.

Watch Meetings on TV and Online

Regularly scheduled City Council meetings can be seen live on CTV, Channel 12. CTV also airs the recording of City Council meetings the following Tuesday at 7 p.m. PLUS you can view City Council and County Commission Meetings online at www.ctvknox.org.
BEER BOARD
City Council also acts as Knoxville's Beer Board which regulates beer permits.

Councilman Andrew Roberto is the Beer Board Chairman. 

More about the Beer Board
City of Knoxville SealComposed of nine members, City Council has six members elected from districts and three elected 'at-large' representing the entire city. 

The Vice Mayor is selected by City Council from its membership for a two-year term. Council Member Gwen McKenzie is currently Vice Mayor.

Each Council member is elected to serve a four year term.

Will Johnson and the staff of the City Recorder's Office supply assistance to City Council. Council members can be reached by phone through the City Recorder's Office at 865-215-2075 or fax at 865-215-4269 or by mail at City of Knoxville, P.O. Box 1631, Knoxville, TN 37901.


COUNCIL MEMBERS

Click the name below for more information about each Councilman / Councilwoman

Vice Mayor Gwen McKenzie - Sixth District

Stephanie Welch - First District

Andrew Roberto - Second District

Seema Singh - Third District

Lauren Rider - Fourth District

Charles Thomas - Fifth District 

Lynne Fugate - At Large Seat A

Janet Testerman - At Large Seat B

Amelia Parker - At Large Seat C