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. 2018 Street Improvements Schedule * Revised*

    The City of Athens Engineering & Public Works Department will begin the 2018 Street Improvements Project, which will include milling, paving, and crack sealing of various streets within the City Read on...
  2. Intersection of N. Shafer St. and W. State St.

    The City of Athens announces that W. State St. will be reduced to one lane at the intersection of N. Shafer St. and W. State St. on Tuesday, August 21, 2018 from 7: 30 A. M. through 4 P. M. The closure is for asphalt repair. Traffic will be flagged. Read on...
  3. Lincoln Street Closure

    The City of Athens announces Lincoln Street between Hudson Street and Lorene Avenue will be closed for a sanitary main repair beginning Tuesday, August 21, 2018 from 7:30 A. M. through 4 P. M. There will be no through or emergency traffic. Read on...