Recreation Committee Membership

Public Notice

The City of Rocky Top is currently accepting applications for membership on the Recreation Committee. It is a three-year term, with the first term being staggered. We are asking for your resume or a signed statement of interest. The deadline for submission will be 4:30 p.m. on August 31st 2018 at Rocky Top City Hall. If you have any questions, please contact us at (865) 426-2838. You do not have to be a City resident to be a member of this committee. Members will be appointed at the City Council meeting on September 20th 2018 at 6:00 p.m. City Hall is located at 195 South Main Street, Rocky Top, TN 37769.

Property Maintenance Enforcement

Public Notice:

Effective immediately, please be advised that the City of Rocky Top is implementing and will be enforcing Property Maintenance requirements and procedures for all properties within Rocky Top City limits. Please be aware that if your property does not meet the current codes, you will be receiving a letter with specific information on the violations and the steps that will need to be taken to rectify them. (See below.)




August 21, 2018



Legal Description:


Dear Occupant or Homeowner:


This your formal Notice of Violation of Property Codes and Ordinances related to property located within the city limits of the City of Rocky Top at the aforementioned address.


The following violation(s) require your immediate attention:


The violation(s) need to be corrected before a re-inspection in five (5) business days. If you will not have the violations corrected by the re-inspection date, you must contact City Hall to make specific arrangements. If there are no violations upon re-inspection, a case will not be opened, and no other action will be taken. Failure to correct violations will result in additional action which may include the following: being cited to court, fines of $50.00 per day, administrative/court fees, the city taking corrective action at the property owner’s expense and liens being placed on your property.


If you feel you are not subject to this Notice of Codes Violation, you may request to appear before the City of Rocky Top’s Appeals Board. The Appeals Board meets on 3rd Tuesday of each month, at the conclusion of the 6:00 pm Planning Commission.  All requests must be in writing and scheduled at City Hall by 4:30 the Wednesday prior to the Appeals Board meeting to be placed on the agenda.


Please be assured the City of Rocky Top wants to work with its property owners to bring our community into compliance with state and local codes. If you have questions, you may contact City Hall at (865) 426-2838, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.




The City of Rocky Top

Beer Board Meeting 08.21.18 @ 6:15 p.m.

Public Notice

The City of Rocky Top Beer Board will meet on Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 6:15 p.m. at Rocky Top City Hall. The purpose of the meeting will be to consider a Beer Permit for Solanki Yuvrajsinh. The Public invited to attend.

Public Notice 8.16.18 @ 5:45 p.m.

The City of Rocky Top will have Public Hearing on ORDINANCE NO. 524- TO AMEND THE CITY OF ROCKY TOP ZONING ORDINANCE, ARTICLE IV, SECTIONS 409.2.1 AND 409.8 on August 16, 2018 at 5:45 p.m. The meeting will be held at City Hall, 195 South Main Street, Rocky Top, TN 37769.

Fall Clean Up- October 2018

Public Notice

The City of Rocky Top Fall pickup for junk, garbage or items that are not normally collected in household garbage pickup, will be during the month of October on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday for the South end and on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday for the north end of town. Items must be out by 7:00 am on your pickup day. A list of your street can be found at, the Rocky Top City Hall, the Rocky Top Post Office, Rocky Top Recreation Center and Rocky Top Library.

The City of Rocky will not pick up Tires, building materials or debris from remodeling, hazardous materials (paint, solvents, batteries, petroleum products), air conditioners, refrigerators and freezers.

If you have any questions call Rocky Top Public Works at 865-426-9476 or email Terry Bearden at