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Rust College A'Cappella Choir

Friday, February 6

At the Ann Marks Performing Arts Center in Brownsville.
Doors open at 6 p.m., and the concert will begin at 7 p.m. Adult tickets are $12 and student tickets are $5

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Concert on the Porch

Held each month June through September..

Saturday, August 9, 7 p.m.: Concert on the Porch featuring singer/songwriter Ken Mallard followed by Wildwood Express.

Welcome to Brownsville

Brownsville is a very special place, offering the charm of a small city while focusing on planned growth and an improved quality of life for everyone. We take pride in our historic past, involve citizens in our present opportunities, and anticipate the future as a diverse community with unique talents and resources to bring to the table.

CLICK HERE to fill out the Brownsville Human Relations Council survey.

City Updates

Employment Notice: Accounting Clerk      

Posted January 27, 2015

   PURPOSE OF JOB: Under direct supervision of the City Clerk, assists in the departmental work details in accounts payable, accounts receivable, clerical functions, and other related work as required. This employee receives and maintains routine records of cash receipts for payment of bills, fees, or taxes.
   QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from an accredited business or technical school with courses in bookkeeping principles and office practices; Associate’s degree or higher in accounting or business preferred; one year experience in bookkeeping, accounts payable, and accounts receivable, preferably in governmental finance; some experience in money handling preferred. Must have knowledge of modern computer software and have the ability to learn specialized software; data entry, typing 40 wpm, and use of 10 key calculator are required. Must be bondable and possess a valid Tennessee driver’s license. Applications can be picked up at City Hall, 111 N. Washington Ave., Brownsville, TN 38012 or obtained on-line by clicking on the "Employent" link in the menu above. Applications and resumés will be accepted through February 13, 2015.
   The City of Brownsville is an Equal Opportunity Employer and complies with all statues and regulations as provided by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

The Tennessee Dept. of Economic and Community Development has released a promotional video for the I-40 Advantage Industrial Park.

Posted November 24, 2014      

Additional information about the site can be found HERE

City Updates

Budget 2015 - Public Notice     

May 23, 2014

Click the link below to view the document in PDF format.

Proposed Budget 2015 Ordinance      

May 20, 2014

Click the link below to view the document in PDF format.

Brownsville made national news over Memorial Day promoting the Exit 56 Blues Festival – a huge success and congratulations to everyone who worked so hard! Watch the video below!

Posted May 27, 2014      

Gov. Haslam Announces Brownsville Grant

Posted July 10, 2013      

Photo by Jennifer Willis/The Brownsville States Graphic


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Mayor Rawls appoints Sharpe as history liaison

December 19, 2014

Main Street Brownsville Director Mary Ann Sharpe is the liaison to the Tennessee State Historical Commission. The appointment came Thursday afternoon during a Brownsville Historical Board meeting.
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Brownsville police win nearly $100,000 in traffic safety grants

December 19, 2014

Brownsville Police have been assured that grant funding for special traffic campaigns will continue. Mayor Bill Rawls called a special meeting of the Brownsville Board of Mayor and Aldermen on Thursday, December 18, to take action on the grants. The funding totals about $99,000.
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Brownsville and Winchester certified as Main Street communities

June 10, 2014

The Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development announced today Brownsville, located in Haywood County and Winchester, located in Franklin County, have achieved Tennessee Main Street certification. These communities join 26 other Tennessee Main Street communities that are certified through the state program and accredited by the National Main Street Center, a program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
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THDA Allocates HOME Funds to Brownsville

June 3, 2014

Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA) is allocating $375,000 of HOME funding to the City of Brownsville for homeowner rehabilitation projects.
To read the entire press release, click the "more" button below.

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City of Brownsville Early Voting Notice

May 22, 2014

Voting locations, dates and times for early voting in the June 17th Municipal election. Please click the "more" link below.

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Planning Commission Approves 3,500 Square Foot Building on N. Washington

February 28, 2014

The City of Brownsville Regional Planning Commission gathered in City Hall for their monthly meeting Thursday night.