Jefferson County is located in the heart of East Tennessee. Known for its historical preservation, downtown communities and beautiful scenery, those who live here are proud to call it home.

News & Announcements

Jefferson County Founding Day - 2019

Happy Birthday, Jefferson County.  Founded on this day, June 11, 1792.   See Mayor Mark Potts' Facebook post. Read more »

Appalachian Electric Cooperative - Broadband News!

A message from the Appalachian Electric Cooperative... "AEC is a grant recipient!  Governor Bill Lee announced today that AEC is awarded a $1.7 million Broadband Accessibility Grant through the State of Tennessee’s Department of Economic &… Read more »

Jeff County EMA- Tennessee Crisis Cleanup Hotline

The Jefferson County EMA wants to make aware that the Crisis Cleanup hotline, 833-556-2476, will be available through March 15, 2019 for Tennessee Flooding. We are grateful for the the volunteers who have offered to answer calls. The online Crisis… Read more »

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upcoming events

Jefferson County Board of Commissioners Regular Monthly (Voting) Session

Jefferson County Historical Courthouse, Main Courtroom

Correction Jefferson County Budget Committee Meeting

Historical Jefferson County Courthouse

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