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    Stimson Avenue Intersection and Lane Closures, Week of September 20, 2021

    Trucco Construction will be completing work next week that will require several closures. Read on...
  2. Athens City Council on 8-16-21 reactivated the requirement for face coverings in public spaces.

    The ordinance is effective immediately, and applies to all public spaces, including businesses and restaurants. The face covering requirement is for indoor settings only. There is no mandate outdoors. Read on...
  3. 2021 Leaf Pick-up Map

    2021 Leaf Pick-up Schedule and Map

    The City of Athens announces the 2021 Leaf Pick-up schedule. Please check the leaf pick-up map to find when loose leaf pick-up will be in your neighborhood. Read on...
  4. Smith Street Traffic Pattern Change

    Beginning August 16 and lasting until October 16, Smith Street will become one way south bound from Byard Street to West Union Street. North bound traffic will be closed. Read on...
  5. AEP Tree Trimming and Cutting in the City of Athens

    There are two circuits feeing out of the Elliottsville Substation, mainly feeding the south end of Athens City. Proposed work for these circuits will start August 1, and continue through December 31 Read on...
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    Art Gallery at Arts West: In My Next Life by Whitney Goller on display now through Sept 27th

    Join local ceramic artist, Whitney Goller as she debuts her new series: In My Next Life. This series of work explores the concept of life cycles utilizing cultural symbols tied to our understandings of how life, death and resurrection are connected. Read on...
  8. Consumer Scam Session

    Consumer Scam Information Session (Free, must register in advance)

    Come join Ryan Lippe of the Ohio Attorney Generals office as he shares information regarding consumer scams. Read on...
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    After School Arts Fall Classes at Arts West

    We are once again hosting After School Arts classes at Arts West for the 2021-2022 School Year. Read on...
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