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General City News Releases

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Posted on: April 26, 2017

City-wide Street Crack Sealing

The City of Athens Engineering & Public Works Department has contracted through York Paving Company, Inc. with Strawser Construction, Inc. to complete the Spring crack sealing, which will begin Monday, 01 May, 2017.   The city-wide crack sealing ...Read on...

Posted on: April 25, 2017

Rescheduled Madison Avenue Closure

The City of Athens announces that Madison Avenue will be closed between East State and Franklin Ave. on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 from 8:00 A. M. until complete for a water main repair. There will be no emergency or thru traffic.  The City apolog...Read on...

Posted on: April 25, 2017

N. Congress Area Sanitary Sewer Replacement, Project 289

The City of Athens has secured York Paving to complete the North Congress Area Sanitary Sewer Replacement Project.

The project will replace the existing sanitary sewerline between North Congress Street and Mound Street, the length of the project extends f...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Construction Update - US Rt. 33 Westbound E. State St. Exit and Stimson Ave./N. McKinley Project

Stimson Roundabout Aerial View Rendering

ODOT US Rt. 33 Construction Update

Beginning May 1, the US 33 westbound entrance ramp at East State Street in Athens County will be closed for concrete pavement installation. The anticipated completion date is May 15, 2017. The detour is as follows: travel...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

City of Athens Spring Clean-Up, April 24th - 28th, 2017


The City of Athens will have its annual Spring Clean-up week
from April 24
th-28th, 2017. Residents of the city can put unlimited bags of refuse curbside for pick up at no additional cost. Larger items such as mattresses or furniture placed curbside will b...

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Posted on: March 21, 2017

Wyland National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation

To sign up go to and make simple, easy to do pledges online throughout the month of April to conserve water and energy. Pledges include take a shorter shower, waste less food, recycle, and many more. Once signed up, you are el...Read on...

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