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Posted on: June 18, 2018

Getting Squared Away Downtown

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Work starts the week of June 25 to improve pedestrian safety and handicap accessibility in Downtown Athens.

In 2015, the City of Athens received approval for the project from the Transportation Alternatives Program through the Alabama Department of Transpo...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Athens employee named Treatment Plant Operator of the Year

Virgil White

The superintendent of the award-winning city of Athens Wastewater Treatment Plant recently received recognition as Alabama Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator of the Year.

Virgil White received the 2018 Hatfield Award for Operator of the Year from the Alab...

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

Public Works 2018 Paving List

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The Athens City Council has approved the Public Works 2018 Paving List. Councilmen can continue to submit streets not on this list. Here is a link to the 2018 list approved on April 9:

2018 Paving List

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Posted on: March 14, 2018

Cemetery regulations for mowing season

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Flower and Flag Regulations for City of Athens Cemeteries

 

(City, Hine-Hobbs St., Old City, Roselawn, & Thatch-Mann Cemeteries)

Placement of flowers is acceptable year-round on monuments, at the base of monuments, or at foot markers.

No flowers ...

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Posted on: January 11, 2017

Athens Bicentennial

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Athens will turn 200 on Nov. 19, 2018.

Athens became a city before Alabama became a state, and the city is gearing up to celebrate its Bicentennial in conjunction with the State of Alabama kicking off this spring with a three-year statewide Bicentennial ce...

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