Pigeon Forge Planning & Permitting

The Planning and Development Department is responsible for economic development, city and regional planning, subdivision regulation, residential and commercial site plan approval, floodway control, and development of short-range and long-range annexation plans.

Commercial Development
David Taylor – Director of Community Development
225 Pine Mountain Road
Pigeon Forge, Tn 37868
Office: 865-429-7312
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Pigeon Forge Business License
Office: 865-453-9061

Public Works Department

The administrative office of the Public Works Department supervises and over sees the eight departments in Public Works. The departments consist of administration, building inspection, streets, sanitation, fleet maintenance, utility, water plant and wastewater plant. The office also works on capital projects with engineers and contractors, such as road widening projects, water and wastewater plant expansions, water and sewer construction projects and other city improvements.

Mark Miller – Director of Public Works
Joe Dunn – Chief Building Official
Earl Ward – Street Department
Bud McCarter – Sanitation Department
Jerry Sutton – Utility
C.W. Beal – Fleet Maintenance
Lynn Light – Water Plant
Martin Cross – Wastewater
Kim Huffaker & Mimi Kulp – Administrative Assistants

Contact Information

3211 Rena Street
Pigeon Forge, TN 37868
Office: 865-429-7312
Fax: 865-429-7322
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Community Development

The Department of Community Development is responsible for providing planning information and technical assistance to the Planning Commission, Board of Zoning Appeals and the City Commission in regards to growth and development in the City of Pigeon Forge. Technical assistance includes the review of proposed developments and working with the public to ensure conformance of the city’s ordinance and development regulations in matters such as zoning, land development and floodplain management.

David Taylor – Community Development Director
Karl Kreis – Assistant City Planner
Mimi Kulp – Administrative Assistant

Contact Information

Office: 865-429-7312
Fax: 865-429-7322
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Jerry Sutton – Supervisor

Contact Information

2320 Garland Harmon Drive
Suite 206
Pigeon forge, TN 37868
Office: 865-453-3043

Pigeon Forge Water Plant

Lynn Light – Supervisor
Office: 865-453-1275

Pigeon Forge Wastewater

Martin Cross – Supervisor
Office: 865-428-3558