Posted on: May 3, 2017

Swim Lesson Registration will begin Monday May 8.

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Swim Lesson Registration will begin Monday May 8. Each session is 2 weeks long with first session beginning June 5. Cost is $35. In addition to lessons, a Junior Life-guarding class will also be offered this summer for anyone 14-17 years of age. Cost is $...

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Posted on: April 25, 2017

2017 Adult Coed Softball registration begins May 8. Fee is $350 per team.

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2017 Adult Coed Softball registration begins May 8. Fee is $350 per team. Season to start on June 13. Coaches Meeting will be held on May 30 at 6pm. Game nights are Tuesday and Thursday at the West State Street ballfields (fields #1 and #2) Register at th...

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

Columbia Gas Scheduled Work

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The
City of Athens announces that Columbia Gas of Ohio will be conducting work onseveral streets in the City of Athens during the week of May 30th,
2017.  Plans include work on 64 E. Stimson and 18 Palmer on Tuesday 5-30,8 Patton and 34 Fer...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

McKinley Avenue Extension/Stimson Avenue Roundabout Project, Project 302

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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.

Questions or conc...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

West Union Street Improvements Project - Construction Update

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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 forming...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Traffic Signal at W. State St. and N. Lancaster Demolition

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The City of Athens announces demolition on the traffic signal at W. State Street and N. Lancaster Street will begin on May 23rd in preparation for replacement with a new signal.  Until the new signal is complete, the intersection will function as...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Stimson Avenue/Grant Street Intersection Closure

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The City of Athens will be closing the Stimson Avenue/Grant Street intersection starting Thursday May 18 for approximately two weeks.

The City of Athens apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause. Questions or concerns may be directed to the C...Read on...

Posted on: May 21, 2016

Drive Carefully in Construction Zones

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Athens Engineering and Public Works Department wants to remind motorist to use caution and drive carefully in construction zones. This summer motorists will encounter several work zones throughout the city.


Posted on: May 25, 2017

Athens Fire Department: Check bathroom exhaust fans

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The Athens Fire Department would like to remind you to check bathroom exhaust fans installed in your homes and places of businesses. Please, make sure they are properly maintained and cleaned per manufactures’ recommendations. Lint and filth oft...

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

City Pool to Open on Saturday, May 27th at 12 PM

The city pool will open on Saturday, May 27th, 2017. Pool hours on Saturday are 12 PM to 8 PM. Pool hours Sunday through Friday are 12 PM to 7 PM.

Posted on: May 26, 2017

June 1st Planning Commission Meeting Cancelled

The Planning Commission meeting scheduled for June 1, 2017, has been cancelled due to lack of quorum.  There will be a special session held on Thursday, June 8th at noon. The agenda for the June 8th meeting will be available at a later date. &...

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

Mayor's May 31st Press Conference Cancelled

The Mayor’s Press Conference scheduled for Wednesday, May 31st at 2 p.m., has been cancelled.  The Mayor will be attending a conference. Thank you.

Posted on: May 26, 2017

Memorial Day - City Administrative Offices Closed. Community Center and City Pool Open.

City of Athens administrative offices will be closed on Monday, May 29th for Memorial Day. Emergency services and plants will remain open. The Community Center will be open from 9 AM to 6 PM and the city pool will be open from 12 PM to 7 PM.

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

Athens Fire Department: Check bathroom exhaust fans

AFD Truck at fire station

The Athens Fire Department would like to remind you to check bathroom exhaust fans installed in your homes and places of businesses. Please, make sure they are properly maintained and cleaned per manufactures’ recommendations. Lint and filth often accumul...

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

Columbia Gas Scheduled Work

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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.  Plans include work on 64 E. Stimson and 18 Palmer on Tuesday 5-30, 8 Patton and 34 Fern on...

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

Trash Pickup Delay the week following Memorial Day

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A quick reminder that we will be on a one day delay next week for recycling and refuse pick up.

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

McKinley Avenue Extension/Stimson Avenue Roundabout Project, Project 302

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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.

Questions or conc...

Read on...

Posted on: May 24, 2017

West Union Street Improvements Project - Construction Update

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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 forming...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Traffic Signal at W. State St. and N. Lancaster Demolition

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The City of Athens announces demolition on the traffic signal at W. State Street and N. Lancaster Street will begin on May 23rd in preparation for replacement with a new signal.  Until the new signal is complete, the intersection will function as...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Stimson Avenue/Grant Street Intersection Closure

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The City of Athens will be closing the Stimson Avenue/Grant Street intersection starting Thursday May 18 for approximately two weeks. The City of Athens apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause. Questions or concerns may be directed to the City of ...

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Posted on: May 3, 2017

Swim Lesson Registration will begin Monday May 8.

Swim lesson photo

Swim Lesson Registration will begin Monday May 8. Each session is 2 weeks long with first session beginning June 5. Cost is $35. In addition to lessons, a Junior Life-guarding class will also be offered this summer for anyone 14-17 years of age. Cost is $...

Read on...

Posted on: April 25, 2017

2017 Adult Coed Softball registration begins May 8. Fee is $350 per team.

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2017 Adult Coed Softball registration begins May 8. Fee is $350 per team. Season to start on June 13. Coaches Meeting will be held on May 30 at 6pm. Game nights are Tuesday and Thursday at the West State Street ballfields (fields #1 and #2) Register at th...

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