Hohenwald, founded in 1878, has continued to grow and prosper. Join our community!
Mayor McKnight was elected on May 7, 2015 and was sworn into office on May 12, 2015.
Contact us to see if we have the right property for you and the business environment you need.
Is my drinking water safe? Yes, our water meets all of EPA’s health standards. We have conducted numerous tests 10 contaminants that may be in drinking water. As you’ll see, in the chart below, we only detected 10 contaminants. We found all of these contaminants at safe levels.
Read more: 2014 Consumer Confidence Report, Water Dept.
829 Columbia Hwy.Hohenwald, TN 38462(931) 796-5421www.hohenwaldgolf.com
The Hohenwald Municipal Golf Course now has two payment options for membership. Annual Pass members will have the option to pay fees monthly, or save 10-20% by paying a lump-sum once annual payment. In addition to the new monthly payment option, they also offer two different Out of Town Passes for people living outside of Lewis County and Corporate Annual Passes. If you have questions or would like to become a member, please stop by the Pro Shop or call (931) 796-5421.
Just a Little Reminder
We have changed the utility bill due dates.
The bills will now be due from the 5th thru 15th of each month.
After the 15th a 10% penalty will be added to your bill if not paid.
All bills with penalty have to be paid by the 25th of the month.
Cut offs on all unpaid bills will be on the 26th of the month.
The drive thru window will only be open from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM the 5th thru 15th also.
If you have any questions about your bill please call 796-2231
It's a program designed to help defray emergency costs for those who are not economically self-sufficient. 100% of your donation will be used for the purpose of helping a family or individual in need.
The applicant applies for help with South Central Human Resource Agency.
Once an applicant qualifies, they will receive assistance from City of Hohenwald.
The City of Hohenwald has been participitating in this program since 2009 and has been successful in fulfilling a need in our community.
For more information, visit or call:
South Central Human Resource Agency 43 Smith St. 931-796-4825
► Applicants who have received assistance within the last twelve months do not qualify.
► Must meet income requirements determined by South Central Human Resource Agency.
► Proof of income ( eight week's pay stubs)
► Utility bill account information from the City of Hohenwald
South Central Human Resource Agency will pay 67% of gas amount on bill only.
The remaining amount will be the customers responsibility.
The program is totally dependent on the generosity of citizens who donate to help fellow citizens in need.
Stop by City Hall and give your donation to one of the employees in the front office.
Make out check to:
City of Hohenwald be sure to write in comments: Project Help
Mail Check to :
City of Hohenwald P.O. Box 40 Hohenwald, TN 38462
Fire Department: 931-796-2241
Police Department: 931-796-3223
For Emergencies: Call 911
Dispatch: 931-796-3616 or 931-796-3640
Lewis County Ambulance Service: 931-796-5566
Garbage Pick Up Schedule
South Pine St
W Linden Ave
Water, Gas, Sewer and Garbage is available to all customers in the city limits. Water and Gas available to most county customers. Come to City Hall to arrange utility services.
118 W Linden Ave View the 2012 City of Hohenwald Utility Fees Schedule for Water, Gas, Sewage, and Garbage
Electric service is provided by Meriwether Lewis Electric Cooperative.
15 Kyle St.Hohenwald, TN 38462Phone: 931-796-5365
Tuesday & Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday & Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed Holidays
Yes, Hohenwald does offer Animal Control.
Contact the Police Department 931-796-3223
It is $5 a day if your dog is picked up. That covers the food, water and boarding. You have two days to pick your dog up before it is set up for adoption. There is a $50 adoption fee that covers Rabies shot and spay/neuter.
Lewis County Museum
The third largest animal trophy mount collection in North America is located at the Lewis County Museum of Local and Natural History in downtown Hohenwald. For more information go to www.lewiscountymuseum.com.
108 E. Main St.931-796-1550
Yes, please call:
Lewis County Public Transportation: 931-796-5558
and they can tell you their routes and charges.
Hohenwald Municipal Golf Course - http://www.hohenwaldgolf.com
829 Columbia Hwy, Hohenwald, TN 38462, Phone: 931-796-5421
Memorial Park - http://www.memorialparkhohenwald.com/
115 Smith Ave, Hohenwald, TN 38462, Phone: 931-796-3846 or 931-796-3078
Governor Bill Haslam615-690-8668
Vance DennisState Representative615-741-2190
Dr. Joey HensleyState Senator615-741-3100
Read more: Who are our State representatives?
U.S. Senator Bob Corker615-279-8125
U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander615-736-5129
U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn202-225-2811
Read more: Who are our Federal representatives?
City services are provided to residents through City Hall. Taxes are also paid via administrative services.
Building codes and business permits are available through City Hall's administrative office at 118 West Linden Ave.
Maps and business information are available through the local Hohenwald-Lewis County Chamber of Commerce at their office 106 N. Court St.
To obtain a library card, simply present valid ID with proof of local mailing address and fill out a short application.
John A. Baker Airport
The John A. Baker Airport is a full service airport, where you can purchase your gasoline.
Hohenwald City Hall.
Water, Gas, Sewer and Garbage are available to all customers in the city limits. Water and Gas available to most county customers..
Picnic at Willhelm Tell Platz
Take a picnic to Wilhelm Tell Platz and relax in the cool grass or under the bandstand. Located on South Maple Street in the downtown area..
The Hohenwald-Lewis County Chamber of Commerce is open to all businesses in our region to keep our residents informed.
Hohenwald City Hall118 West Linden Ave Hohenwald, TN 38462 Tel: 931-796-2231
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