Harriman, TN

Mayor's Office

Welcome to Harriman, Tennessee!

I am excited to extend a warm and heartfelt welcome to our wonderful city on behalf of the entire community. As the proud Mayor of Harriman, I am thrilled to invite you to explore the rich history, natural beauty, and vibrant spirit that make our city unique.

Nestled amidst the scenic beauty of the Cumberland Plateau, Harriman is a place where small-town charm meets modern opportunities. Our city boasts a close-knit community that embraces diversity, fosters a strong sense of belonging, and celebrates each individual’s unique qualities throughout our community.

Whether you’re a long-time resident or a first-time visitor, you’ll find many experiences awaiting you here. Immerse yourself in our rich heritage by strolling through our historic districts, where beautifully preserved architecture tells the tales of a bygone era. Explore the unique shops, boutiques, and restaurants that line our streets, offering a delightful blend of local flavors, artisanal crafts, and unique treasures.

Nature enthusiasts will be captivated by our breathtaking landscapes, which provide endless opportunities for outdoor adventures. Embark on a scenic hike along our picturesque trails, reel in a trophy fish from our tranquil lakes and rivers, or bask in the tranquility of nature at one of our serene parks.

Our unwavering commitment to education and growth is at the heart of our community. We take great pride in our exceptional schools, where dedicated educators nurture the talents and aspirations of our young minds. We also embrace innovation and entrepreneurship, providing a supportive environment for businesses to thrive and contribute to our city’s economic vitality.

Throughout the year, Harriman hosts many exciting events and festivals that showcase our vibrant spirit and offer something for everyone. From lively music festivals and cultural celebrations to sports tournaments, something always happens in our city.

Please explore our website, which is a gateway to discover more about our city, its services, and the opportunities it offers. You’ll find it here if you are seeking information on local government, community events, or resources for residents.

On behalf of the City Council, dedicated city employees, and our engaged community, I sincerely invite you to experience the warmth and hospitality of Harriman, Tennessee. We are excited to have you join us and become a part of our thriving community.

Warm regards,

Wayne Best
Mayor of Harriman, Tennessee