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. Euclid Drive Closure

    Euclid Drive Closure. The City of Athens announces that Euclid Drive will be closed between East State Street and Jacobs Drive on Thursday May 23, 2019 from 8 AM until 4 PM for a sanitary tap installation. There will be no through or emergency traffic. Read on...
  2. Elliot Street Closure

    Elliot Street Closure. The City of Athens announces that Elliot Street will be closed between Stimson Avenue and Mill Street on Tuesday May 21, 2019 from 8 AM until 4PM for utility work. Read on...
  3. Stewart Street/East Union Street Intersection Closure

    The City of Athens announces that the intersection of Stewart Street and East Union Street will be closed for the connection of a water line by an Ohio University contractor from Monday, May 20, 2019 to Friday, May 24, 2019. Read on...