Breaking Alerts

  1. Winter Weather Advisory until 12:00PM Tuesday

    Alert - November 11, 2019: * WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 2 inches. Isolated areas may...

  2. Hydrant Flushing this week on S. May Ave., Morris Ave., and Ohio Ave.

    Community - November 4, 2019: The Athens Fire Department will continue testing and flushing fire hydrants the...

  3. Crimes of the Month

    Community - October 29, 2019: Attached are the Crime Solvers Anonymous of Athens County, Inc crimes of the month...

City News & Information

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  1. Childwatch and Wee wigglers holiday schedule 2019

    Holiday Closures for Childwatch and Wee Wigglers Programs @ Community Center

    For all of our Child Watch and Wee Wigglers fans, dates of program closures are listed below in recognizing the upcoming holidays. Thank you for supporting our programs! Read on...
  2. Ratha Con Game Night Nov-Dec 2019

    Ratha Con Game Night at Arts West

    Tuesday, November 19, 2019 join the Ratha Con crew for their Game Night held at Arts West. Learn to play D&D or join in one of their great board games. Read on...
  3. For the love of Athens Photo Exhibit

    Friday, Dec. 14: For the Love of Athens 2020 Submission Deadline

    Send up to 5 photographs to artswestathens@gmail.com or enter through Instagram #fortheloveofathens. Submission guidelines will be added to our Arts West Facebook Page and the For the Love of Athens: Photo Contest & Exhibition Page. Read on...
  4. Afternoon Arts Classes Poster 8.2019

    Afternoon Arts Classes for Kids - Unit Two Registration Still Open

    Fall 2019 programming offered in two 8 week sessions, Aug 26 - Dec 19. Students in grades K-5 will experience arts instruction in a variety of disciplines Read on...
  5. Affordable Housing Commission November 18, 2019 12pm

    The Affordable Housing Commission will meet on November 18, 2019 at 12pm. In the City Building at 8 East Washington Street in the 1st Floor Conference Room. Read on...
  6. 2020 Athens Poet Laureate Project Prospectus and Selection Criteria

    The Athens Municipal Arts Commission. 2020 Athens Poet Laureate Project Prospectus and Selection Criteria. OVERVIEW: The honorary 2-year position of Poet Laureate is given to a poet who expresses and celebrates Athens’ unique people and places. Read on...
  7. Public Hearing Short Term Rentals

    The City of Athens Planning Commission will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, November 19, 2019, at 6:30 p.m., in Room A/B at the Athens Community Center located on East State Street. Read on...
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