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    North Court Street Lane Closure: February 26 - March 2, 2021

    North Court Street will be closed, between West State Street and Carpenter Street, on February 26, 2021 from approximately 8 AM – 3:30 PM. Traffic will be detoured. Read on...
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    Stimson Avenue - AEP Update

    AEP will be working in the area of the Carpenter Street, State Street, and Stimson Avenue intersection February 25 - 26, to reconfigure utility poles in this area. The work will require temporary lane closures while overhead work is completed. Read on...
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    Stimson Avenue Project Update

    Trucco Construction, the Contractor for the Stimson Avenue Project, will begin Phase 1 of the Stimson Avenue project on Monday, March 1, 2021. Read on...
  4. Athens City Income Tax Department is open and ready to assist tax payers

    The Athens City Income Tax Department is open and ready to assist tax payers with their needs Monday through Friday, from 8 to 4. To meet cleaning and social distancing requirements please call 740-592-3337, extension 2 or 3, to schedule an appointment.
  5. Low Income Federal Assistance Program

    The Ohio Development Services Agency is now distributing $100 million in federal funding to help low-income Ohioans who do not own their own home pay their rent, water, sewer, wastewater, electric, gas, oil and/or trash removal bills. Read on...
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    Introducing the new app from the City of Athens, Ohio. “Athens, Ohio City Source”

    For those potholes, damaged street signs, graffiti, litter, and other local problems that need attention, the Athens Ohio City Source app makes reporting a problem easier than ever. Download it for free using the Apple App Store or Google Play Store today Read on...
  7. The City of Athens Income Tax Department will be closed to the public until further notice.

    Tax filings and refund requests can be submitted by mail, email, and fax. Read on...
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    Crafternoon! Program for Kids Grades K-3 ($10 per week) January 11th - March 3rd

    Join Arts Program Specialist Emily Beveridge in an afternoon of fun this winter. During each Crafternoon! program participants will be led by the instructor through arts & crafts projects any kid will love! Registration is $10 per class! Read on...
  9. City of Athens Auditor's Office and Tax Department Only Meeting Citizens Through Appointments

    The City of Athens Auditor's Office and Income Tax Department are now only meeting members of the public by scheduling appointments. If you would like to schedule an appointment please email lwoods@ci.athens.oh.us
  10. Athens City Income Tax Department is open and ready to assist tax payers

    The Athens City Income Tax Department is open and ready to assist tax payers with their needs Monday through Friday, from 8 to 4. To meet cleaning and social distancing requirements please call 740-592-3337, extension 2 or 3, to schedule an appointment.
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