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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...

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Tree of Honor Presentation

4/26/2019

Due to the rain in the forcast for this Saturday, the Tree of Honor Presentation has been rescheduled for May, 4 2019 at 2:00pm. 

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Closed on Good Friday

4/16/2019

Athens City Hall will be CLOSED on Friday, April 19th in observance of Good Friday and Easter. Our office will reopen on Monday, April 22nd for regular business hours.

Thank You and Have a Safe...

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Sirens

4/11/2019

Tornado siren repairs and testing are complete. Everything is in working order. Thank you.

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Testing Sirens Today

4/11/2019

They will be repairing/testing the sirens later this morning. We will update the website as soon as it is repaired. Thank you.

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Testing Tornado Sirens Today

4/3/2019

They will be testing the tornado sirens today, Wednesday April 3rd at 10:00am. 

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Spring Garage Sales

3/13/2019

The spring city wide garage sales will be May 31, 2019 and June 1, 2019. If you would like to sign up to be on the list, you can call city hall at 636-8429. 

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Brush Pick Up

2/28/2019

Brush pick up will resume on Monday, April 1, 2019. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. 

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Demolition Bid Request

2/15/2019

City of Athens

Demolition Bid Request


1. Properties subject to demolition include:

A. 401 S. Adams - (Legal Description) ATHENS ABNER HALL'S ADD. S 31' LOT 4 & S 1/2 LOT 5 BLK 3, NW 1/4. AND...

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Open Position

1/31/2019

The City of Athens is now accepting applications for a full time streets/grounds worker. Applications are available at Athens City Hall, 210 Dottie Bednarko Drive. Salary is based on experience....

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Brush Pick Up

1/14/2019

The city will not be providing brush pick up for the remainder of January. We will resume the normal Monday morning pick up schedule February 4th. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. 

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Closing

12/27/2018

ATTENTION

Athens City Hall will be CLOSED

At Noon on Monday, December 31, 2018 and

All day on Tuesday, January 1, 2019

in observance of the New Year’s Holiday.

 

Our office will reopen...

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CLOSINGS

12/21/2018

ATTENTION

Athens City Hall will be CLOSED

At Noon on Monday, December 24, 2018,

All Day on Tuesday, December 25, 2018 as well as

All Day on Wednesday, December 26, 2018

in observance of the...

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New Playground Equipment

12/21/2018

Mayor Bob Dowell and the Athens City Council announce that the City has received a donation from the Stahl Athens Community Park Charitable Foundation for $49,082.17 to be used on new playground...

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City to host reception in honor of John R. Eden

11/30/2018

Mayor Bob Dowell and The Athens City Council would like to invite you  to a cake and punch reception to honor John R. Eden. The reception will be held on December 15, 2018 from 10:00am - 12:00pm...

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