The mission of the Johnson City Development Authority is to promote and assist with the development and redevelopment of Johnson City, with specific emphasis on downtown, in collaboration with other entities throughout the community; identifying needs and implementing actions.

The JCDA is an accredited National Main Street community.


The Johnson City Development Authority has a new and improved website, that can be found at  For more information regarding the JCDA, please head over to their new site.


To reach the JCDA office, call 423-342-3540.


The Johnson City Development Authority will have their monthly meeting on the third Friday of each month at 8 am.   This meeting will take place electronically, pursuant to Executive Order 16, issued by Gov. Bill Lee. There will not be a physical location in order to protect public health, safety, and welfare. There will be limited public access, however, a recording of the meeting will be available at within 2 days.

The agenda for the meeting can be found here: 7.19.20 JCDA Packet

To listen to the meeting:


Application for 2016 JC Facade Application

2016 TIF Policy and Guidelines

The Historic Zoning Committee for Johnson City has set guidelines for the Historic District, they can be found here.