Welcome to the City of East Ridge


East Ridge, TN - The City of East Ridge announced that they are issuing a public notice in accordance with Governor Bill Lee's Executive Order No.16 permitting participation of City Council Members by electronic or other means of communication.  Public access to the physical location of the City Council Meeting is limited solely to the following individuals: 
1) Mayor and City Council Members 2) City Manager and Assistant City Manager 3) City Attorney 4) City Finance Director 5) City Recorder.

Public access to the City Council Meeting will be available electronically with video/audible live access to the meeting. The public may access the meeting electronically with the following instructions: Live access via Facebook Live. 

  • In the search bar, type "City of East Ridge - Government".
  • Click on the link for the live meeting. 

A copy of the City Council Meeting's Agenda is available at the City's website at


Since there will be no opportunity for live citizen comments during the meeting, any citizen desiring to address the City Council may submit his or her comments via E-mail to the following address: mayor@eastridgetn.gov.  Emails will ONLY be accepted from East Ridge Citizens on March 26, 2020, between the hours of 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. 
All emails must have the name and address clearly identified in the correspondence. The City will make sure that all emails are made available to members of the City Council, but the City Council will use discretion concerning reading emails not related to City business or do not meet ethical or moral standards. 
The video of the March 26 City Council Meeting will be accessible via YouTube on Friday, March 27, at the following City website link: 




Mayor of East Ridge

Greetings from the Mayor
Welcome to the City of East Ridge Tennessee’s website. We hope you will find it informative and that it provides a good overview of our municipal services and operations. I am honored to serve as your Mayor of East Ridge. I appreciate the confidence and support of our citizens of this great city.On behalf of all the wonderful employees of our fine city, it is a pleasure to welcome you to our website. Please contact me if I can be of further assistance. We look forward to continuing to move our great city forward in the next several years.
Mayor Brian Williams

Click here to see notes from Mayor Williams' Meet The Mayor monthly meetings

Coming Up


Interstate 75/24 Interchange Project

Get up-to-date information regarding the construction project at the I-75/I-24 Interchange.

Community Volunteer Program

Our City is made up of wonderful citizens and business owners that take pride in making East Ridge a great place to live, work and play. They say it takes a village to raise a child, so in order to raise our "child" the way we want, it will take a village of volunteers to help make that happen. Click the link above to download our Volunteer Participation Packet and learn how you can become a part of raising our City.

East Ridge Police Department Programs

The East Ridge Police Department now offers two opportunities for citizens to engage with our officers and to learn more about what they do to keep the City safe. Choose from our Ride-Along Program or the newly created Citizens Police Academy. Click the link above for more information and request forms. Must be 21-years of age or older to participate in either program.