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Posted on: October 19, 2018

Leaf Collection For November through December 2018

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Leaf collection has been scheduled for November and December based on your garbage pickup days.

Please note:

  • Due to weather conditions, this schedule is subject to change.
  • Do not mix limbs or other debris with leaves or they will not be collected.
  • Do not bloc...
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Posted on: October 16, 2018

Halloween is on Halloween

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The City of Athens Mayor's Office has received calls about celebrating Halloween, which falls on a Wednesday. Halloween will be on Halloween.

There will be a Trunk or Treat on The Square on Halloween evening form 5-7 hosted by the Limestone County Sheriff'...

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Posted on: October 11, 2018

Athens Utilities to help with Hurricane Michael recovery efforts

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Oct. 11, 2018

Athens Electric Department crew to help with Hurricane Michael recovery efforts

Athens Utilities is sending a crew to Havana, Fla., to help with recovery efforts from Hurricane Michael.

Electric Department Manager Blair Davis said the crew left...

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Posted on: October 9, 2018

Public hearing set Oct. 22 regarding animal ordinance

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There will be a public hearing on Oct. 22, 2018, to hear comments regarding proposed changes to the City of Athens animal ordinance. The hearing will occur during the regular Athens City Council meeting at 5:30 p.m. at City Hall. 

The proposed cha...

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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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