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. Armitage Road Closure

    The City of Athens will be closing Armitage Road from approximately 400 feet east of the intersection of S.R. 682 to the railroad tracks to repair a roadway slip beginning Monday, July 16, 2018 at 7:00 a.m. through Friday August 3, 2018. Read on...
  2. West Union Street Sidewalk Extension Project

    The contractor is scheduled to begin work the week of July 9. The project includes constructing a new sidewalk and standard curb ramps at sidewalk/street intersections between Blick Avenue and the intersection of the Hockhocking-Adena Bikeway. Read on...
  3. US 33 & East State Street Project - East State Street Paving Update

    Asphalt paving on East State Street, between Strathmore Boulevard and Cook Drive, is scheduled to continue the week of July 9. Pavement markings are scheduled to be installed the week of July 16. Read on...