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Municipal & Safety Building
601 E. Main St.
Johnson City, TN 37601
(423) 434-6000

City Charter

A "charter" is the grant from the state which brings a city into existence and defines its governmental structure and powers. Below is the City of Johnson City, Tennessee charter.


A "code of ordinances" is a compilation (codification) of all city ordinances of a general and continuing nature, and penal ordinances. Below are the City of Johnson City, Tennessee ordinances.

City Code of Ordinances - updated by MTAS

City Code of Ordinances - not yet included on current MTAS site