City Notifications

General Notifications:

Choose what notifications you want to receive from the city.  Meeting Agendas, Calendar Events, Departmental News Releases, Bid Postings, Job Ads are items you can choose to receive either text or email notifications for.  Register and Sign Up

Emergency Notifications:

The City of Athens uses two services for emergency communications, AthensReady and Nixle.


  Emergency notifications such as Boil Orders, Facility Closings and Hazardous Material Spills.  Sign Up for text messages, emails and voice calls.


  Nixle is a national service, where one can sign up to receive notices from participating entities based on area code.  Nixle keeps you up-to-date with relevant information from your local public safety departments & schools; Severe weather, Criminal activities, Missing persons, etc.  The sign up text 45701 to 888777.