CITY SERVICES DURING COVID-19

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Mayor Chesney issues notice of City facilities reopening in video above.

City offices are open to the public. Visitors must enter through the main front entrance and will go through a screening process prior to entering to conduct business. City services are also available online or over the phone. See the listings below for various City service resources.

CASHIER/TAX OFFICE (423)585-4607

BUSINESS LICENSES:

  • Business license applications can be accessed HERE.
  • Mail completed application and a $15.00 check payable to:

City of Morristown
PO Box 1654
Morristown, TN 37816

  • We will return your Business License to the mailing address you provide. If you need an immediate copy of your license, please call 423-585-4607 or email  tbain@mymorristown.com.

TAX PAYMENTS:

  • Residents can pay taxes and other fees either online HERE, by phone, or by mail.


CITY COURT
(423) 585-4607

CITATIONS:

  • Court Dates from March 23, 2020 to April 27, 2020 have been scheduled for June 29, 2020.
  • To pay citations:
    • By phone: 423-585-4607
    • By mail - reference citation number and make payable to:

City of Morristown
PO Box 1654
Morristown, TN 37816

  • The following charges will be reviewed after June 1, 2020:
    • Violation of Light Law
    • Violation of Financial Responsibility
    • Violation of Registration
  • All questions regarding Court Action Reports call 423-585-4607

FIRE DEPARTMENT (423)585-4651

  • Public access to fires stations is Closed.
  • Car Seat installation checks have been suspended at this time.
  • CPR classes are not being offered at this time.
  • For Fire Reports, Burn Permits or to conduct any other Fire Department business, please call.

OPEN RECORDS (423)581-0100

  • Open records requests can be made via email or by mail. Find the request form and information HERE.
  • You will be contacted by phone or email regarding your completed request.

POLICE DEPARTMENT (423)585-2710

Crash Reports:

  • Crash reports will temporarily be obtainable from the MPD at no cost by email until May 11th.
  • For accidents that you were involved in that are filed with the MPD, email crashreports@mymorristown.com with the following information:
    • Copy or photo of your driver’s license or ID
    • Date of the crash
    • Case number (if you have it)
    • Last name of the driver involved
  • Crash reports may also be purchased online through the Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security through their portal at www.PurchaseTNcrash.gov .

PLANNING/ZONING/CODES ENFORCEMENT (423)585-4620

  • Zoning verification letter request can be made via email to planning@mymorristown.com. After your request has been received, staff will prepare letter and email it back to you for your records. 
  • Home occupation applications can be obtained online HERE. Applications should be emailed to planning@mymorristown.com. After your request has been received and approved by a city planner, we will email it back to you for your records. 


INSPECTIONS
(423) 585-1830

  • Permit applications can be obtained online HERE and emailed to inspections@mymorristown.com
  • After your permit has been received and approved by the inspector, we will email it back to you for a signature and then please return to us for our records. Payment for permits can be made via phone to the cashier's office at (423)585-4607

PUBLIC WORKS (423) 585-4658

  • All services remain as regularly scheduled.
  • All trash must be placed inside can with lid closed.

PARKS AND RECREATION (423)586-0260

PROGRAMS & EVENTS

  • Spring athletics have been cancelled.
  • All Parks & Recreation activities and scheduled events have been cancelled through May.

PARKS & FACILITIES

  • City parks are open for passive use such as walking or jogging.
  • All shelters, playgrounds, and athletics fields/courts remain closed. 
  • Talley Ward Recreation Center is closed and programming has been cancelled.
  • For all questions regarding programs, activities, parks or to conduct any other business with Parks & Recreation, please call (423)586-0260.
LAMTPO (LAKEWAY AREA METROPOLITAN TRANSPORTATION PLANNING ORGANIZATION (423)581-6277


MORRISTOWN REGIONAL AIRPORT 
(423) 586-2483

  • The Morristown Regional Airport terminal building is closed to the public.  The airport is still operational and continues to provide service to the City of Morristown and the aviation community.