City Services

  1. Alerts

    Sign up to receive announcements of important information (e.g., warnings of natural disasters) sent to you through email or text message.

  2. Animal Control

    The Alcoa Police Department has two animal control officers provide coverage 10 hours a day, 6 days a week and on an emergency call-out basis.

  3. Building Permits

    Complete and submit our online building permit application.

  4. Burn Permits

    Open burning is permitted inside the city by permit only. Learn more about obtaining a burn permit for the city of Alcoa.

  5. Business Licenses

    The City of Alcoa has adopted the State of Tennessee Business Act. This requires anyone planning to open a business within the city limits with a gross income of more that $3,000 to obtain a City Business License.

  6. Employment Opportunities

    Find and apply for available jobs with the City of Alcoa.

  7. New Utility Service

    Find out how to sign up for residential electric service in the City of Alcoa.

  8. Planning Services

    Read an overview of the planning services provided by the Planning and Codes Department.

  9. Public Fingerprinting

    The Alcoa Police Department offers fingerprinting services to the public.

  10. Report a Concern

    Notify us about a general concern, comment, or compliment.

  11. Sanitation & Recycling Services

    The Sanitation and Recycling Division is responsible for all solid waste and recycling collection in Alcoa. Their crews also maintain the grounds around all City buildings, maintain the City’s green-way trails, and keep street right-of-ways cleaned and mowed.

  12. Tree Trimming Program

    Alcoa Electric Department maintains over 1,000 miles of power lines to serve our customers. This task is hindered by the rapid growth of trees that can interfere with the flow of electricity or prevent access to the lines.

  13. Utilities & Billing

    Learn more about the City of Alcoa's utility billing process, as well as utility programs and services available to residents.

  14. Water & Wastewater Services

    The Water and Wastewater Services Division operates the water distribution and wastewater collection system of the City.

  15. Codes Services