City Hall
101 West Main St.

City Hall welcomes the new residents of Bernie and assists them in getting their utilities (gas, water, trash) set up. City hall is also the place where the Mayor conducts City business.  He can be contacted here weekday mornings.  The City tax collector's office is also in this building.  You can meet her here to pay your city taxes and buy your city stickers for your vehicles.


Gloria Dean, City Clerk


         Linda Jennings, Assistant City Clerk



Karla Appleton, Clerk Typist




 Maggie Teeters, Tax Collector               



Mayor James H.Tilmon

Tilmon is currently serving his second term as Bernie's mayor.  Before that he served on the City Council and was a former Chief of Police.  He also serves as a member of the Bernie Fire Department.   


Other services offered by City Hall include:

City Utility bills are payable here, due the 10th of every month, and may be paid in person, by mail, or left in the drop box at the front of the building

The Bernie Community Center can be rented here.  Rental fees also include a deposit.  The Community Center is perfect for family reunions and wedding receptions. 

City Hall is open Monday thru Friday from 8am until 5pm. The maintenance department can be contacted here for various service related issues or problems.  They are available on holidays and weekends for emergencies.

Voter registration is available here.

Dumpsters can be rented here.

Questions about the City's codes and regulations can be answered here.