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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Athens City Wide Garage Sales will be held on Friday, May 31st from 4-8 PM and on Saturday, June 1st from 8-1 PM. 

6/5/2019

Farmer's Market

The first Farmer's Market will be held on June 5, 2019 from 4:00pm - 7:00pm at the Athens Community Park.       

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...

Recent News

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Playground Closed this week

(5/20/2019) The playground equipment has arrived for the new addition. The company will be installing it this week. Due to the rock being removed from the current playground area, the playground will be closed this week. We will let you know when it is back open and ho...

* UPDATE* Road Closure - Saturday May 11th

(5/10/2019) Per the production company, the video has been canceled due to the predicted rain. On Saturday, May 11, 2019 from 9:15am-11:00am Main Street will be closed from Hargave Street to Mott and Henning Funeral Home. Side streets that lead to Main Street in this ...

Notice of New Ordinance

(5/1/2019) Please click on the links below to view the new ordinance taking effect June 1, 2019 regarding your water/sewer rates. Please call Athens City Hall at 636-8429 if you have any questions or concerns. Thank you.   https://www.athensil.com/documents/75/...