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    Donations Needed for Halloween Game Night

    The Halloween Game Night starts out with a $0 budget each year, and we rely on our community to fund this FREE community event. Make a donation today. Call us at 740-593-3325 and we can make arrangements. Donations are requested by October 25th. Read on...
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    Trick or Treat in Athens

    AUBA Uptown Businesses Trick or Treat-Oct 30, 6-7:30pm. Athens City trick or treat Oct 26th 5-6:30pm. Community Center Halloween event Oct 26th 7-9pm
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    Halloween Game Night: Thursday, Oct 26 7-9pm

    The Athens Community Arts Parks & Recreation Department will be hosting Halloween Game Night event at the Athens Community Center Gymnasium, Thursday, October 26 and will run from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. A costume parade will kick things off at 6:45 pm Read on...
  4. “Stimson Avenue Mural Project” Call for art deadline extended.

    Call for art deadline extended. Extended Deadline: Wednesday, November 1, 2017: Proposals DUE http://www.ci.athens.oh.us/DocumentCenter/View/4138 Read on...
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    Annual Fall Leak Pick Up Schedule

    The City of Athens is announcing the annual fall leaf pick up schedule. The City will be divided into three areas to vacuum the leaves with the City’s leaf machines. The pickup is scheduled to begin in area one on October 16th - October 20th. Read on...
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    2017 Waterline Project - Avon Place and Dalton Avenue

    The City has secured DV Weber Construction, Inc. to complete the 2017 Waterline Improvements Project. The project consists of replacing main waterlines, water services, updating water meters, and installing new fire hydrants on Avon Place (East State Read on...
  7. Comprehensive Plan Visioning Survey

    The City of Athens comprehensive plan update is just getting started and Athenians are encouraged to participate in the planning efforts. Please take this brief survey to help create the vision for the plan. Read on...
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    Annual Fall Leak Pick Up Schedule

    The City of Athens is announcing the annual fall leaf pick up schedule. The City will be divided into three areas to vacuum the leaves with the City’s leaf machines. The pickup is scheduled to begin in area one on October 16th - October 20th. Read on...
  9. Join Honey for the Heart! Community Making with Athens Poet Laureate, Alison Stine 10/17 and 10/24

    Want to participate in Honey for the Heart? Community Making is going on now through 10/27. More of a writer? Alison Stine, Athens Poet Laureate, will be joining in at the Community Making: Read on...
  10. Portion of Athens County Road 25, Rock Riffle Road CLOSED for slip repair

    The Athens County Engineer’s Office will be CLOSING Athens County Rd 25, Rock Riffle Rd from Stimson Ave to US Rt 50, Mon, Oct 2, at 7:00 AM for approximately 30 days. The road will be open on Fri, Sat, and Sundays for the duration of the project. Read on...
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    Athens Police Department taking back unwanted prescription drugs October 28 at Elks parking lot

    On Sat, Oct 28, from 10am to 2pm, the Athens Police Dept and the Drug Enforcement Admin will give the public opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Read on...
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