The Hamblen County Planning & Zoning Office oversees, enforces, and provides assistance to the public with the following adopted regulations: Subdivision, Zoning, Storm Water, Building Codes, and Property Maintenance. The County Mayor appoints all Planning Commission and Board of Zoning members. Their regular meetings are the first Monday of every month. In these meeting, the Planning Commission and Board of Zoning Appeals review subdivision plats, site plans, storm water drainage plans, drainage bonds, zoning appeals, re-zoning request, variance request, and code adoptions or amendments.

Building Inspections
Stormwater
Property Maintenance

NEWS, EVENTS and NOTIFICATIONS

TDEC LOCAL OFFICE CLOSED

The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) has closed their local office.  Septic system inquiries and permit requests should be directed to the TDEC representative: Brian Murphy at 423-736-2888 or brian.murphy@tn.gov.  The Knoxville TDEC office can be reached at 865-594-6035.

Important Info

Office Location:

Hamblen County Courthouse
511 W 2nd North Street
Morristown, TN 37814

Phone: 423-581-1373
Fax: 423-581-7089
Stormwater Hotline: 423-585-4077

Staff:

Tina Whitaker, Department Manager
Peggy McCree, Secretary
Darrell Chase, Building Inspector
Tommy McKinney, Code Enforcement Officer

The Planning and Zoning Office is located on the first floor of the Administrative Building.
Office hours: 8:00am to 4:30pm

Meeting Schedule

2021 Planning Commission Meeting Schedule

Meeting Agenda

Planning Commission Meeting Agenda

Important Links

Zoning Regulations
Subdivision Regulations