Starting a new city in Tennessee is not a trivial effort and requires a number of resources to help with the process. Please review the “Call to Action” page to learn more.
Identify Hamilton city boundaries
Request citizens to sign petitions (limited to registered voters living within target boundaries)
Public hearing on charter and plan of services for new city
Submission of certified plan to election commission
We vote in special election or general election for city incorporation
Hamilton becomes a city!
Allow surrounding communities to join.
For more details on the full process, please review the