Farmer's Market Board


  • Held quarterly, or as otherwise established
  • City Hall
    801 Anderson Street
    City Hall Annex
    Bristol, TN 37620


The Farmer's Market board is composed of a 7 member board appointed as follows:

  • 1 member from each of the participating legislative bodies of:
    • Bristol, TN
    • Bristol, VA
    • Sullivan County, TN - Agricultural Extension Office Agent
    • Washington County, VA - Agricultural Extension Office Agent
  • Appointed by those bodies for the term of office unless otherwise established by the participating governing bodies
  • 3 citizen / operators appointed by the City Council for 3 year term
  • Margaret Feierabend
  • Bob Neal
  • Odell Owens
  • Jim Steele
  • Peg Staton
  • Mr. Chris Walsh
  • Vacant
  • Bristol TN Representative
  • Bristol VA Representative
  • Sullivan Co. TN Representative
  • Washington Co. VA Representative

Member Requirements

These members shall be market participants or suppliers, or citizen members demonstrating knowledge of the establishment and operation of the market. The 3 citizen / operator members are required to be residents of the participating legislative jurisdictions at time of appointment and maintain residency during the entire term of office.

Board Duties

Section 2-126 of the Code of Ordinances establishes the board and its duties.