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. Terrace Drive - Gas Main Line Replacement 4/6 - 4/10

    The City of Athens announces that Columbia Gas and contractor, R&R Pipeline will be performing pavement restoration on Terrace Drive from April 6, 2020 until April 10, 2020. The road may be closed from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. daily Read on...
  2. Hocking River - River Level

    With spring rains upon us, the City of Athens would like to share a link to the United States Geological Survey (USGS) gauging station near the Stimson Avenue Bridge. Read on...
  3. Curran Drive - Gas Main Line Replacement

    The City of Athens announces that Columbia Gas and contractor, RLA will begin replacement of the gas main on Curran Drive on Tuesday March 17, 2020 between 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Main line work is anticipated to be completed within 3 weeks. Read on...