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Posted on: January 20, 2022

City of Athens Seeking Input on New Fire Station

Fire Station Community Survey

The City of Athens, fire department, and McCall Sharp Architecture are interested in how building a new fire station off the Stimson Avenue roundabout can not only improve the firefighters health and wellness, but also be beneficial to the community membe...

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Additional Info... General City News Releases
Posted on: December 8, 2021

American Electric Power (AEP) tree trimming/cutting in Athens

The 2022 work will be on circuits feeding out of the Strouds Run Substation. There are four circuits feeding out of this substation, two of which mainly feed the East end of Athens City.

Additional Info... 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: November 24, 2021

Hocking River Riparian Area Project

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The Hocking River Riparian Area Project is located along the river directly behind the Athens Community Center.

This area along the Hocking River is a riparian/floodplain corridor which means, it may flood during large rain events. As a riparian, the growt...

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Additional Info... Arts, Parks, & Recreation Department
Posted on: January 14, 2022

Athens Community Center is Hiring a Part-Time Building Supervisor

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The City of Athens, Ohio is now seeking qualified candidates for the part-time position of Community Center Building Supervisor for the Arts, Parks, and Recreation Department.          

Community Center Building...

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Posted on: January 14, 2022

City of Athens, OH Arts, Parks, and Recreation Dog Park User Input Survey

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The Arts, Parks and Recreation department manages two off-leash dog parks in the City of Athens, OH. One dog park is located in the West State Street Park and the other dog park on the Athens Community Center campus located on East State Street. We are se...

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Take the Survey Arts, Parks, & Recreation Department