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city of Centre

City Website

Welcome to the city of Centre

Centre, located in the northeast corner of the state, is the seat of Cherokee County. Centre has several buildings on the Alabama Register of Historic Places, including the Bradford-West House, Jordans Old Place, Pratt Park, and the Savage-Campbell House. Centre's proximity to Weiss Lake on the Coosa River, approximately five miles north, provides numerous outdoor activities.

Core Services

Business Licenses

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Chamber of Commerce

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Contact Us

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  • 401 East Main Street
    Centre, AL 35960
  • (256) 927-5222