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    2021 Street Improvements Schedule, East Park Drive

    McKee Paving is scheduled to begin milling and paving activities on East Park Drive on Wednesday, October 20. The work is expected to be completed by Friday, October 22. Read on...
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    Lloyd Street Closure

    The City of Athens announces that Lloyd Street will be closed 10/20/21 thru 10/22/21 for brick repair, no thru or emergency traffic. Questions or concerns may be directed to the City of Athens Engineering and Public Works Department, 740-593-7636. Read on...
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    Stimson Avenue Intersection and Lane Closures, Week of October 18, 2021

    Milling and paving is scheduled to start in the Stimson Avenue project area on Monday, October 18, 2021. Milling will occur on Monday, October 18, in the State Street/Stimson intersection. Read on...
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    Armitage Road Bike Path Closure

    The City of Athens announces that the bike path spur from Armitage Road to University Estate Boulevard will be closed from 10/18/21 thru 10/22/21 for new water line installation. Read on...
  5. Athens City Council on 8-16-21 reactivated the requirement for face coverings in public spaces.

    The ordinance is effective immediately, and applies to all public spaces, including businesses and restaurants. The face covering requirement is for indoor settings only. There is no mandate outdoors. Read on...
  6. Traffic Message from Tom Gibbs, ACSD Superintendent and APD Chief Tom Pyle

    East Elementary School Parents: Ongoing concern related to afternoon student pick-up, vehicles that are lining up in front of the school 40-50 minutes before the end of the school day. Read on...
  7. No sanctioned Halloween Block Party will take place in Athens for 2021

    The City of Athens announces that, due to the on-going Covid-19 pandemic and concern with the highly transmissible Delta variant increasing numbers of active cases in Athens County, no sanctioned Halloween Block Party will take place in Athens for 2021. Read on...
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    2021 Leaf Pick-up Schedule and Map

    The City of Athens announces the 2021 Leaf Pick-up schedule. Please check the leaf pick-up map to find when loose leaf pick-up will be in your neighborhood. Read on...
  9. AEP Tree Trimming and Cutting in the City of Athens

    There are two circuits feeing out of the Elliottsville Substation, mainly feeding the south end of Athens City. Proposed work for these circuits will start August 1, and continue through December 31 Read on...
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    After School Arts Fall Classes at Arts West

    We are once again hosting After School Arts classes at Arts West for the 2021-2022 School Year. Currently registering for Sessions 2 & 3. Read on...
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    Halloween Movie Night: The Addams Family (2019)

    Join us on October 29th at 8:00pm for a showing of The Addams Family (2019). The movie will be located in the field behind the Athens Community Center. There is no charge and no advance registration needed. Read on...
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