City of Athens... A Place to Call Home!

In the City of Athens, we are defined less by boundaries on a map than by the sense of shared values our residents hold dear. Small town values, guided growth, preservation of historical, cultural, and natural heritage are just a few of the core principles that make the City of Athens a wonderful place to call home. 

Upcoming Events

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The West Cemetery  will be having a clean up day on Saturday, September 21st beginning at 8:30am. If you are able to come and help with clean up, it would be greatly appreciated by the Cemetery Association. 

The annual Athens Fall Festival will be held September 26-28 at the Athens Community Park.  There will be a parade, pageant, carnival, vendors, bands, softball tournament and so much more! Family friendly, so plan to attend and bring your entire famil...

9/30/2019

Flu Immunization

Flu immunizations will be available at Athens City Hall on September 30th from 10:00am - Noon.  documents/75/SKM_C224e19081215400.pdf

Recent News

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Boil Order

(8/12/2019) The boil order is still in effect for the following streets: Timber Brook subdivision, E Little, E Hickory, S State & S Harvest. We will update the website and news media when it has been lifted. Thank you.

Low Prairie Drive

(7/31/2019) Low Prairie Drive is now open. Thank you for your patience during the construction. 

Playground

(7/1/2019) Finally -- The playground installers are ON SITE and will be putting in the new playground addition this week. Unfortunately, we will have to close the playground after today for the remainder of the week until they are finished. We will have it back open a...