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Petersburg Fire


In regards to the tragic apartment fire Friday night in Petersburg, I have reached out to Petersburg Mayor Snyder with the following:

Mayor, The City of Athens offers our condolences, prayers and full resources to the City of Petersburg during this most difficult time. Please let me know any assistance we can provide.


Bob Dowell II

Mayor, City of Athens


Mayor Snyder responded with the following:

Thanks Bob, we really appreciate your prayers and offer to help. Good friends make life a lot easier! Please keep the people of Petersburg and those affected by this tragedy and their families in your thoughts and prayers. Thank you.


If you would like to make a donation of any kind, Athens City Hall will be a drop off location. We will accept any non-perishable food items, clothes, shoes, toiletries etc. Thank you.