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. Elliott Street Closure *Update*

    The City of Athens announces Elliot Street will be closed on 9/21/2017 from 8 A.M. until completion due to sanitary line repairs. The alley ways will still be accessible, but we ask that you avoid the area if possible. We apologize for any Read on...
  2. 2017 Waterline Project - Avon and Dalton Place

    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 Read on...
  3. North Congress Area Sewerline Project - Construction Update/Ring Closure Information

    The project will replace the existing sanitary sewerline between North Congress Street and Mound Street, the length of the project extends from near 93 N. Congress to Ring Street. The project includes replacement of the existing sanitary sewerline Read on...