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  1. Heat Advisory until 08:00PM Monday

    Alert - June 17, 2018: ...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING... The...

  2. Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 04:30PM

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City News & Information

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    S. Court Street Brick Repair

    The City of Athens announces traffic heading northbound on S. Court Street will be pushed into the parking spaces on the right side of the road between W. Mulberry Street and President Street for brick repair. Read on...
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    US 33 & East State Street Project - East State Street Paving Update

    Asphalt Milling and Paving on East State Street is scheduled to begin Monday June 11, 2018. Work includes milling of existing asphalt, installation of fiber reinforcing, paving, and installation of lane markings. Read on...
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    US 33 & East State Street Project - US 33 Ramp Closures

    The US 33 WB off-ramp and US 33 WB on-ramp at East State Street in the City of Athens will be closed beginning June 11, 2018. Read on...
  4. City Pool Will Open On Monday, June 18th, 2018 at 12 PM

    The City of Athens is pleased to announce that the new city pool facility passed its final inspections and will open on Monday, June18th, 2018! Pool staff will participate in training this weekend, then swim lessons will begin on Monday, as scheduled. Read on...
  5. Parking Garage Structural Assessment To Occur on Tuesday, June 19th, 2018

    The City of Athens parking garage will undergo a structural assessment on Tuesday, June 19th, 2018. The exterior assessment will begin at 4 PM, while the interior assessment will start at approximately 6 PM. Read on...
  6. Columbia Gas Environmental Testing on Factory and Station St. Beginning on Monday, June 18th, 2018

    Columbia Gas of Ohio will conduct environmental testing in June at a site in Athens that is a part of the city’s history. The company does not know of any contamination at the site, but testing will determine whether further action is necessary. Read on...
  7. City of Athens Grand Opening for the New Pool Facility Delayed

    The tentative grand opening of the new city pool scheduled for Saturday, June 16th, 2018 has been postponed. The opening is delayed due to final State of Ohio inspection requirements. Read on...
  8. Planning Commission June 21st Meeting CANCELLED

    The June 21st meeting of the Athens City Planning Commission has been cancelled. Read on...
  9. Athens Comprehensive Plan Neighborhood Planning Open House Meetings Are Scheduled for June 2018

    City of Athens planner Paul Logue has announced that a series of neighborhood planning meetings have been scheduled in June to gather input on neighborhood issues and topics for the city’s comprehensive plan. Read on...
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