News Flash

Posted on: October 6, 2021

Traffic Message from Tom Gibbs, ACSD Superintendent and APD Chief Tom Pyle

East Elementary School Parents;

I am writing today about an ongoing concern related to afternoon student pick-up at East Elementary School.  The School District and the City of Athens are routinely receiving complaints about vehicles that are lini...

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General City News Releases
Posted on: September 27, 2021

No sanctioned Halloween Block Party will take place in Athens for 2021

The City of Athens announces that, due to the on-going Covid-19 pandemic and  concern with the highly transmissible Delta variant increasing numbers of active cases in Athens County, no sanctioned Halloween Block Party will take...

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General City News Releases
Posted on: September 15, 2021

2021 Leaf Pick-up Schedule and Map

2021 Leaf Pick-up Map

The City of Athens announces 2021 loose leaf pick-up schedule beginning the week of October 11, 2021.

Area #1 includes the Northside, Near Eastside, and Far Eastside Neighborhoods. Pick up in these neighborhoods will be from:

  • October 11-15
  • November 1-5
  • Novemb...
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General City News Releases
Posted on: August 17, 2021

Athens City Council on 8-16-21 reactivated the requirement for face coverings in public spaces.

Based on information from the Centers for Disease Control, and the Athens City County Health Department regarding the substantial level of transmission and number of infections and hospitalizations, Athens City Council on 8-16-21 reactivated the requireme...

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General City News Releases
Posted on: July 30, 2021

AEP Tree Trimming and Cutting in the City of Athens

American Electric Power (AEP) needs to perform at the following locations. Tree trimming/cutting is an effort by AEP to eliminate tree contact from Overhead Power Lines. Trees selected for work will be identified by the AEP Forestry Department. 2021 work ...

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General City News Releases
Posted on: September 21, 2021

After School Arts Fall Classes at Arts West

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We are once again hosting After School Arts classes at Arts West for the 2021-2022 School Year. I am very pleased to be able to offer classes for Middle Schoolers for the first time this year! Our instructors are exceptional artists and educators, this is...

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Additional Info... Arts, Parks, & Recreation Department
Posted on: October 6, 2021

Halloween Movie Night: The Addams Family (2019)

Halloween Movie Night Promotional

Join us on October 29th at 8:00pm for a showing of The Addams Family (2019). The movie will be located in the field behind the Athens Community Center. There is no charge and no advance registration needed. Grab your lawn chair and blankets for a fun fami...
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