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Mowing of Right of Way

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Weed Eating

Public Works Weed Eating on side of road

Department of Public Works

The Public Works Department is responsible for engineering, commercial and residential garbage collection, street cleaning, snow removal, street paving, traffic control (signals, signage, markings, etc.), maintenance and repair of City vehicles, maintenance and upkeep of all city buildings, and cleanup and mowing of right-of-ways.

Work in the R-O-W Permit

Pursuant to the pdf City of Sevierville Municipal Code Title 16, Chapter 4 (763 KB) , utility providers and other companies wishing to perform work in public rights-of-way within the City of Sevierville must obtain a Construction within Right-of-Way Permit from the Public Works Department.  This process begins by obtaining an pdf application for the permit (236 KB) . You may also fill out a Construction within ROW Permit Application online if you would prefer.

Payment can be made in person at Sevierville City Hall, 120 Gary Wade Blvd, Sevierville, TN.  The City can also set up an invoice process for companies and submit invoices by email. 

Once payment has been received, the Public Works Department will process the application and issue the permit.

Any work being performed on Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) Right-of-Way also requires a permit from TDOT.  For more information on TDOT permitting, please contact Royce Fout, Phone 865-594-2685 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

https://www.tn.gov/tdot/right-of-way-division/utilities-office/utilities-office-staff.html

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