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    Smith Street Closure

    The City of Athens announces it will be closing Smith Street between West Union Street and Byard Street Monday September 24th, 2018 for a water tap installation beginning at 8:30 A.M. until completion. Read on...
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    Columbus Road Bike Path Spur Opening

    The City of Athens announces the completion of repairs to the Columbus Road Bike Path Spur and is happy to announce the reopening of the spur between the Hockhocking Adena Bikeway Read on...
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    2018 Street Improvements Schedule - 9/24/18 - 9/28/18

    The City of Athens Engineering & Public Works Department will continue the 2018 Street Improvements Project, which includes milling, paving, and crack sealing of various streets within the City. Read on...
  4. Biosolids Land Application in October 2018

    The City of Athens will be land applying biosolids material on the fields off of Enlow Road and Hebbardsville Road beginning in October 2018. Biosolids are primarily organic material produced during wastewater treatment. Read on...
  5. City of Athens and OU Receive International Award for Outstanding Town and Gown Relations

    Ohio University and the City of Athens have received the Larry Abernathy Award from the International Town and Gown Association (ITGA) for their joint efforts to foster stronger relationships and communications on and off-campus. Read on...
  6. City of Athens and Ohio University Receive Award for Outstanding Town and Gown Relations

    Athens Mayor Steve Patterson and Ohio University President M. Duane Nellis announced that Ohio University and the City of Athens have received the Larry Abernathy Award from the International Town and Gown Association (ITGA) for their joint efforts Read on...
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