Engineering and Public Works

Message from the Engineer


Welcome to the web page for the premier Public Works staff in the Midwest! The public servants in this organization strive day and night to provide the highest level of service possible to the great citizens of our beautiful city. So every time you pull out of your driveway, turn on your faucet, or flush your toilet, an Athens Public Works employee worked behind the scenes to make it possible. As we strive to provide ever-improving service, please contact us with any questions or concerns.
  1. Ohio University Project: East Union Street and South College Street

    Ohio University is completing a tunnel and utility project in the East Union Street and South College Street intersection. Read on...
  2. North Shafer Street Utility Mapping: Updated Schedule

    City crews will be working on North Shafer Street between West State Street and Byard on Tuesday, May 24, 2022. Read on...
  3. Columbia Gas: West Union/Shafer Street Project

    Columbia Gas will continue work in the West Union/Shafer Street intersection the week of May 16, 2022. Read on...