(865) 436-5499
Pittman Center, Tennessee

A Community Dedicated To Preserving Our Mountain Heritage

Emert's Cove Covered Bridge in Pittman Center


Vision Statement

To create and perpetuate a quality living environment and to encourage quality development that supports that end. To encourage development that supports a tourist-oriented economic base that relates to and magnifies our unique relationship to and with the Great Smoky Mountains.

About Pittman Center, Tennessee

Just minutes away from downtown Gatlinburg nestled in the mountains of Great Smoky Mountains National Park is the quaint community of Pittman Center. Pittman Center provides a unique blend of history, culture and natural scenic beauty that captures the imagination. Proud of their mountain heritage, residents work hard to preserve the historic landscape and mountain culture that beckons visitors to come and stay awhile. Time seems to stand still as one ventures forth to rediscover the beauty of the natural surroundings and rich history that defines the Pittman Center experience.

While staying in Pittman Center there is much to do and see including fishing, hiking, swimming, golfing, bird watching, wildlife viewing, visiting the historic City Hall, and strolling across the covered bridge – a little something for everyone. The Greenbrier entrance to Great Smoky Mountains National Park is within city limits and provides additional recreational opportunities for the entire family.


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Salary DOQ plus excellent benefits. Current salary $51K. Police Chief is responsible for ensuring the safety and security of commercial businesses, private residences and supervising all law enforcement activities for the citizens of Pittman Center. Also, will supervise and direct the activities of Patrol Officer personnel assigned to provide routine patrol. Position answers to the City Administrator.  Must be a good manager with excellent communication and teambuilding skills.  At least five years’ experience supervising support staff in a law enforcement setting, P.O.S.T. certified, a degree in Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement or closely related field preferred.  Application is a public record. 

The deadline for resume submission is June 30, 2021, at 4:00 p.m. Mail resumes to City Administrator, Tammy Watts Rochester, Town of Pittman Center, 2839 Webb Creek Rd., Sevierville, TN  37876. Or Email resume to tkwatts@pittmancentertn.gov . Resumes may also be submitted at Town Hall, 2839 Webb Creek Rd., Sevierville, TN  37876 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday-Friday. The Town of Pittman Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For Complete Description of Work Requirements and Application:


link:  Adopting Budget 2021.2022


Fireworks Permits are $5.00. Click on link to see full ordinance

link: Fireworks Ordinance




GRASSY BRANCH BRIDGE – Weight limit lowered to 3 tons. Passenger vehicles only



To address the Board of Mayor and Aldermen, a request form must be filled out and submitted no later than the Tuesday prior to the Meeting. Forms can be found on this site under: 

Government/Printable Forms/ Citizen Comment Request

You may also call City Hall at 865-436-5499 to request a Citizen Comment Request Form. 


Monthly- Planning Commission meeting-July 12, 2021 at 4:30 p.m.


Monthly- Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting -June 24, 2021, at 4:30 p.m.


For More Information on Meetings and Agendas as they become available.