Engineering and Public Works

Message from the Engineer


Welcome to the web page for the premier Public Works staff in the Midwest! The public servants in this organization strive day and night to provide the highest level of service possible to the great citizens of our beautiful city. So every time you pull out of your driveway, turn on your faucet, or flush your toilet, an Athens Public Works employee worked behind the scenes to make it possible. As we strive to provide ever-improving service, please contact us with any questions or concerns.
  1. Columbia Gas Scheduled Work

    The City of Athens announces that Columbia Gas of Ohio will be conducting work on several streets in the City of Athens during the week of May 30th, 2017. Read on...
  2. McKinley Avenue Extension/Stimson Avenue Roundabout Project, Project 302

    Freedom Construction Enterprises, Inc. will continue work this week and next week on installation of a sanitary sewer line and grading work. Pedestrians and cyclists are asked to avoid the construction area and to follow the signed detour. Read on...
  3. West Union Street Improvements Project - Construction Update

    The Contractor will continue work this week and next week between S. Court Street and 12 West Union Street. The activities planned for this week include curb removal, concrete sidewalk removal, and some pavement removal. The Contractor will also be Read on...