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Concert on the Porch

Held the 3rd Saturday of each month June through September..

Saturday, July 19, 7 p.m.: Concert on the Porch featuring blues artists Dr. David Evans, Zeke Johnson and Brownsville's own Alina Woods.

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

Public Notice - Special Called Meeting      

July 16, 2014

Special called board meeting of the mayor and board of aldermen of the City of Brownsville.
Meeting will be held on Monday, July 21, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. at City Hall, 111 N. Washington Ave., Brownsville, TN 38012
Click the link below to view the agenda in PDF format.


June 23, 2014

Main Street Brownsville is accepting applications for the position of executive director. The director will be responsible for coordinating revitalization activities for the community organization. Applicants should have a college degree and/or equivalent experience in one or more of the following areas: historic preservation, planning, economic development, marketing, design, volunteer management, or business administration. The director must be entrepreneurial, energetic, and well organized. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential. Submit resume, cover letter, and three references by July 9, 2014 to MSB, Sandra Silverstein, City Hall, 111 N. Washington Ave., Brownsville, TN 38012. MSB is an equal opportunity employer.

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June 23, 2014

Notice is hereby given that the Board of Mayor and Aldermen of the City of Brownsville will begin their regularly scheduled monthly meeting on Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. at the Haywood County Criminal Justice Complex. The meeting was originally scheduled to be held at Brownsville City Hall.
The Criminal Justice Complex is located at 100 South Dupree Ave.

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Budget 2015 - Public Notice     

May 23, 2014

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Proposed Budget 2015 Ordinance      

May 20, 2014

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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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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.
To read the entire press release, click the "more" button below.

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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.