Street Construction Closures

Nick Davis at Oakdale

The Alabama Department of Transportation will change Nick Davis and Oakdale to a four-way stop on Nov. 15, weather permitting.


Washington Street

Paving for the ATRIP project on Washington Street started Nov. 13 and will start at Jefferson Street and go west to U.S. 72.



Redbud Street

Redbud Street from Market Street to Stephens Avenue will be closed until the end of November for a sewer line repair.

Street Closures Due to Events

Event dates and streets impacted

  • Nov. 11 - 6 p.m. to midnight - Honoring Limestone County football players - Marion Street between Hobbs and Market closed.
  • Nov. 18 - 7:45 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. - Cowart Elementary 5K - Impacts West Hobbs, Bullington, Hine, Market and Marion streets.

ATRIP Projects Estimated Start Dates

The City of Athens coordinates with the Alabama Department of Transportation on these projects, and the dates are subject to change
  • Forrest Street Bridges and Resurfacing - Expected spring of 2018.
  • Downtown enhancement - Expected spring of 2018.
  • Washington Street - November 2017 in phases through 2018.
  • Fifth Avenue Widening and Resurfacing - To be determined.