Government

Meigs County Mayor’s Office

Mayor Bill James
17214 State Hwy. 58 N
Decatur, TN 37322
Phone: (423) 334-5850

Email: mayor@meigstn.com

Our Mayor

Bill James presently serves as the Meigs County Mayor. The County Mayor is the chief-elected local official and is charged with the day-to-day operations of the general county government.

The Meigs County Mayor serves as a non-voting, ex-officio member of the county legislative body and he or his designated representative serves as a non-voting, ex-officio member of each committee of the county legislative body and of each board, commission or authority of the county government.

The following departments fall under the direction of the Meigs County Mayor:

  • Veteran’s services
  • Economic Development
  • County Parks
  • Special Projects and Events
  • Legal
  • Maintenance
  • Sanitary Management
  • Planning
  • Senior Center

Government Offices

Sheriff’s Department

Sheriff’s Department

Sheriff Jackie Melton
410 River Road
Decatur, TN 37322
Phone: (423) 334-3182
Email: jmelton@meigscountysheriff.com

Chief Deputy Brian Malone
Phone: (423) 334-5268
Email: bmalone@ meigscountysheriff.com

Website: meigscountysheriff.com

read more
Probation Office

Probation Office

Carol Petitt
P.O. Box 823
Decatur, TN 37322
Phone: (423) 334-9673

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 8:30 – 3:00
Friday: 8:30 – 4:15
Saturday: 8:00 – 11:00

read more
Election Office

Election Office

Judy McAllister, Meigs County Administrator of Elections
Hours 8:00 – 4:00
P.O. Box 1266
Decatur, TN 37322
Phone: (423) 334-5866
Fax: (423) 334-7203
Email: meigscoelect@gmail.com
Website: www.meigstnelections.com

Bridgett Prichard, Deputy

read more
Circuit Court Clerk

Circuit Court Clerk

Darrell Davis
Phone: (423) 334-5821

Brandi Knox – Chief Deputy Clerk
Deborah Kile – Deputy Clerk
Donna Moore – Deputy Clerk
Stephanie Wilson – Deputy Clerk

read more
Assessor of Property

Assessor of Property

Billy Breeden
Assessor of Property
P.O. Box 215
Decatur, TN 37322
Phone: (423) 334-5231
Fax: (423) 334-7208
Website: www.meigscountyassessor.com

Office Hours:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 8:00 – 4:40
Wednesday: 8:00 – 4:00

read more
Department of Finance

Department of Finance

Director – Lesley Lyle
Hours: 8:00 – 4:00
P.O. Box 38
Decatur, TN 37322
Phone: (423) 334-5846
Fax: (423) 334-4819
meigsfinance@gmai.com

Assistant Finance Director – Kristie Browder

read more