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News Flash

Posted on: February 29, 2024

**Revised** W. Union Infrastructure Improvements Project

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Shelly and Sands will be entering Phase 2 of the West Union Infrastructure Improvements Project on Monday, March 4th. This work will require the project to enter a new traffic pattern which is outlined below.

 

  • From the west end of the project head...
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Engineering and Public Works

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News Flash

Posted on: February 29, 2024

Pedestrian Accessibility & Bicycle Task Force 11:00 AM, Friday, March 1, 2024

Public Meeting

The next meeting of the Pedestrian Accessibility & Bicycle Task Force is scheduled for 11:00 AM, Friday, March 1, 2024 in the Mayor's Conference Room on the 1st Floor of the Athens City Building at 8 W. Washington St. The meeting is open to t...
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General City News Releases
Posted on: February 27, 2024

City Naming New Street Davison Court

City Naming New Street Davison Court

The City of Athens will be hosting a street sign unveiling on February 29 at 10:00 am to commemorate naming a new street after Athens County’s first black attorney, Andrew Jackson Davison and his wife Eliza Br...

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General City News Releases
Posted on: February 27, 2024

Invitation to the Athens Poet Laureate’s Pawpaw poetry anthology

Invitation to the Athens Poet Laureate’s Pawpaw poetry anthology

City of Athens residents can now participate in a new, curated Pawpaw poet anthology. This project has been launched by Stephanie Kendrick, Athens Poet Laurette, who began her term ...

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General City News Releases
Posted on: February 20, 2024

City Council Adopted Ordinance 0-11-25

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0-11-24AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE 2024 APPROPRIATION ORDINANCE 130-23, AND AUTHORIZING INTERFUND TRANSFERS. Introduced by Council Member Risner

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General City News Releases
Posted on: February 15, 2024

CITY OF ATHENS UNION STREET & WEST STATE STREET CEMETERY CLEANUP

The City of Athens has scheduled a cemetery cleanup beginning March 15, 2024. Any plastic flowers, grave blankets, or temporary decorations not removed before March 15 will be thrown away. For more information, please call the Deputy Service Safety Direct...

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General City News Releases
Posted on: February 13, 2024

Notice of Names of Person’s Appearing to be Owners of Unclaimed Funds

Notice of Names of Person’s Appearing to be Owners of Unclaimed Funds

Athens City Auditor, Kathy Hecht, has announced that the City of Athens has unclaimed funds that she would like to return to the rightful owners. A complete listing of names wi...

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General City News Releases
Posted on: February 1, 2024

Off Campus/Long Term Parking

Pool Parking Lot

Off Campus/Long Term Parking

Long term leased parking spaces are now available at the Athens City Pool parking lot. 

The pool parking lot is in a well lit public area. The lot is located at 601 East State Street and is close to public transportatio...

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General City News Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2024

Reasons to participate in the City of Athens electric aggregation program

1. You will save Money. 2. You will support Athens Public Solar Fund. 3. You have the freedom to leave the program without penalty at anytime. 4. Contribute to the City's Community Grant Fund 5. You will support SOPEC.

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Posted on: December 1, 2023

Dog licenses for 2024 will go on sale today, Dec. 1, 2023

Athens, OH, December 1, 2023:  Athens County Auditor Jill Davidson encourages all dog owners in Athens County to get an early start on purchasing or renewing their pet’s license. Renewal applications have been mailed to all current lice...

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Posted on: February 13, 2024

Notice of Names of Person’s Appearing to be Owners of Unclaimed Funds

Notice of Names of Person’s Appearing to be Owners of Unclaimed Funds

Athens City Auditor, Kathy Hecht, has announced that the City of Athens has unclaimed funds that she would like to return to the rightful owners. A complete listing of names wi...

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Income Tax

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