Portland, TN


Hometown hospitality, first-rate medical services, and easy accessibility by rail, airplane or vehicle via Interstate 65, Portland, Tennessee is a progressive place to be. We pride ourselves in leading Northern Middle Tennessee providing opportunities for employment. We can, and do, compete with the best-of-the-best to enhance the quality of life for the citizens of the Portland community. “Business Friendly” is our motto, and our mission is achievable by reason of our success in partnering with existing industry, our community and the regional partners.

Citizenry support is exhibited beyond the Friday night football game to the Community Education Foundation; a 501(c)3 organization supporting our excellent public and private primary education providers through scholarships and mini-grants. Numerous secondary educational facilities are easily accessible. The Portland Parks & Recreational System provides first-class facilities for a variety of activities. We boast Dogwood Hills golf course, and our library houses the renowned “Bailey Room” holding a collection of Tennessee historical information donated by James Bailey. Numerous local clubs and groups foster civic volunteerism.

In Portland, we support new development while avidly encouraging revitalization of existing business and industry.

Please provide us the opportunity to introduce you to Portland, Tennessee, the threshold of southern hospitality and prosperity.

Denise Geminden
Community Development Administrator
City of Portland, Tennessee
100 South Russell Street
Portland, Tennessee 37148