Welcome to the Hamblen County Planning Commission

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.

News, Updates, and Public Notices

  • The July Planning Commission and Board of Zoning Appeals Agendas have been updated.
  • Beginning 6/24/24 – Due to broken air conditioning, The Hamblen County Planning Office will be open from 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM until further notice.
  • Register of Deeds Property Fraud Alert – visit the Register of Deeds website to sign up for property fraud alerts.

Office Information

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

Phone: (423) 581-1373
Fax: (423) 587-7089
Email: planning@co.hamblen.tn.us

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

Stormwater Hotline: (423) 585-4077
This hotline is for
Stormwater inquires ONLY.
For all other questions,
please call (423) 581-1373

Tommy McKinney
Department Manager / Codes Enforcement Officer

Donna Massey
Administrative Assistant

Darrell Chase
Building Inspector

Lindsey Horn
Stormwater Assistant

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