Public Invitation to Reception for Retiring City of Jackson Mayor, Council Members

             The public is invited to a reception for retiring Jackson City Mayor Jerry Gist and Jackson City Council members Pepper Bray, Vicky Foote, Charles Rahm and Randy Wallace. The event is Tuesday, June 4, in the lobby of City Hall, 121 E. Main St.

The reception will begin around 10 a.m., immediately after that morning’s Jackson City Council meeting is over. Refreshments will be served.

Newly elected City Council members – Gary Pickens, Marda Wallace, Paul Taylor and Russ McKelvey – are invited to the reception. They are joining re-elected Council Members Johnny Dodd, Ernest Brooks II, Harvey Buchanan, Ross Priddy and David Cisco on the council.

Gist has been mayor of Jackson since 2007. Bray steps down after 20 years on the City Council. Rahm served 16 years; Randy Wallace served 12 years; and Foote served eight years. June 4 will most likely be their last City Council meeting.

New council members will be sworn in at the first council meeting in July. A new Jackson Mayor will be sworn in on July 1, 2019. The new mayor will be determined in a runoff election between Scott Conger and Jerry Woods on June 18.

CRA meeting Wednesday June 12, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. in the 2nd floor conference room on the 2nd floor in city hall.

Public Notice is hereby given that an Ordinance will be introduced before the City Council of the City of Jackson on May 21, 2019, the purpose of which is to appropriate the proceeds of the tax levy for the fiscal year 7/1/2019 through 6/30/2020.  The Ordinance in its entirety is on file in the Recorder’s Office at City Hall and may be examined during normal working hours.  A public hearing will be held at the meeting of the City Council at 8:00 a.m. on May 21, 2019 & at 8:00 a.m. on June 4, 2019 in the George A. Smith Meeting Room at City Hall.

Budget Notice 2019-2020 ~Budget Notice 2019-2020


Public notice is hereby given that an ordinance will be introduced at a public hearing before the Council of the City of Jackson. The purpose of which is to rezone property located at 2391 Christmasville Cove, from RS-1 (Single Family Residential) District to SC-1 (Planned Commercial Development) District, comprising 11.8± acres. The Ordinance is on file in the Planning Department and may be examined during normal business hours. This Ordinance will be heard and considered for adoption at the regular meeting of the Jackson City Council to be held at City Hall, 109 East Main Street, Suite 107 on the 7th day of May 2019 at 9:00 AM in the George A. Smith meeting room.

See Public Notice on Planning Page for location map.