Breaking Alerts

  1. Freeze Warning until 10:00AM Friday

    Alert - April 19, 2018: ...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM EDT FRIDAY... The National Weather Service...

City News & Information

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  1. Athens Community Center Painting Project

    Please Pardon the Mess for the Next Several Weeks While Our Building is Getting a Fresh Coat of Paint! Read on...
  2. Spring 2018 brochure Front

    APRD Spring Brochure Now Available

    Arts, Parks, and Recreation Spring Brochure Now Available at www.ci.athens.oh.us Read on...
  3. Logo for Engineering and Public Works Department for the City of Athens, OH

    US 33 & East State Street Project - Intersection work scheduled for Thursday, April 19

    The Contractor has rescheduled the conduit crossing installation at Community Center Drive and City Park Drive for Thursday, April 19. Read on...
  4. City of Athens Spring Clean Up Week is April 23rd - April 27th, 2018

    The City of Athens spring clean-up week is scheduled April 23rd through April 27th, 2018. Residents can put unlimited bags out for collection during their regularly scheduled collection day at no additional cost. Read on...
  5. W. Union St. Apartment Building - Fire Department Response April 15th, 2018

    A report of an explosion at 104 W. Union occurred on Sunday, April 15th, 2018 at approximately 5:15 PM. Emergency personnel responded and secured the scene. One person was injured and transported to O'Bleness Memorial Hospital. Read on...
  6. Ohio University Seeks Input on Parking Master Plan - Survey Available Through April 24th, 2018

    Ohio University Planning has launched a community-wide parking survey in an effort to gather community feedback and better inform future Transportation and Parking strategies. Read on...
  7. 2016-ABDay-3

    Register for Athens Beautification Day Scheduled for Sunday, April 22nd, 2018

    Athens Beautification Week will offer several unique opportunities for positive civic engagement. Volunteers are needed to assist in uptown graffiti removal efforts. http://www.serveathens.wordpress.com/ Read on...
  8. Picture of Mayor Patterson

    Athens Mayor and Ohio U. President issue joint statement in advance of spring semester weekend

    Encouraging students and all local Athens residents to have a safe and responsible spring semester. Our goals are to ensure safety, encourage civility, and promote intelligent decision making at all times. Read on...
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