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Posted on: August 27, 2021

Pryor Street Roundabout Project

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Work on the Pryor Street roundabout project is scheduled to start in September.


Morell Engineering provided this tentative schedule:


  • Wednesday, Sept. 1 – Installation of message boards warning of pending road closure.
  • Tuesday, S...
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Posted on: March 13, 2020

Updates from EMA and City of Athens regarding COVID-19

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COVID-19 Updates

  • Customer Accounts closes to walk-in traffic on Sept. 9    News release
  • Customer Accounts closes to public on Sept. 1   News release
  • City Hall to reopen to the public on Aug. 23       &...
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Posted on: April 29, 2021

Athens 2040 - Pathways to Excellence

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Athens 2040 is about your vision and goals for the future of Athens. How do we maintain our Classic. Southern. Character. as we experience explosive growth? Get involved to share your ideas! Stay updated on community meetings and progress by following the...

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

Alabama 251/Lindsay Lane Roundabout Work

Alabama 251 and Lindsay Lane intersection

UPDATE:  Contractor Grayson Carter has rescheduled construction of the temporary bypass lane on Nick Davis for Tuesday (June 15) and plans to finish it Wednesday (June 16). This bypass lane is to assist motorists traveling east on Nick Davis to n...

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Posted on: January 22, 2021

Learn about living, working and playing in Athens, Ala.

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Learn about our Classic. Southern. Character. and Living. Working. Playing. in Athens, Alabama.

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