Kenneth Ford, Highway Superintendant

Cocke County Highway Department

The Cocke County Highway Department is responsible for maintaining the roads and bridges located within Cocke County.
At this time we are responsible for 702.66 miles of roads and 186 bridges. Our duties include grading, rocking, pothole patching, mowing, ditching, tile installation and maintenance, paving, tree and debris removal, and sign maintenance as well as emergency work during snow, ice, and flooding. The Highway Department also operates its own quarry where all of the rock and fill materials used for road projects are produced.

Tammy Holdway
Cocke County Highway Department Administrative Assistant
820 Lower Quarry Road
Newport, TN 37821
(423) 623-5102-Office
(423) 623-5169-Fax
E-Mail: cockecountyhwy@gmail.com

Important Information

Cocke County Highway Department
820 Lower Quarry Road
Newport, TN 37821
Phone: (423) 623-5102 or (423) 623-3251
Fax: (423) 623-5169
E-Mail: cockecountyhwy@gmail.com

Hours of operation:
Monday thru Thursday from 6:30 am until 4:30 pm