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. Stimson Avenue Project, Week of January 25 Update

    The Contractor will continue working the week of January 25 on the installation of a new sanitary sewer line, working near Palmer Street. They will also be working on the installation of storm line near the Stimson Roundabout. Read on...
  2. Carpenter Street, State Street, and Stimson Avenue Intersection - Lane Closures

    AEP will be working in the area of the Carpenter Street, State Street, and Stimson Avenue intersection the week of January 25, 2021, to reconfigure utility poles in this area. The work will require the closure of the right turn lane on Carpenter Street Read on...
  3. Christmas Tree Pickup

    The City of Athens is announcing there will be a free Christmas tree pickup of discarded live trees on Tuesdays and Fridays beginning December 29, 2020 and continuing through the month of January 2021. Read on...