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Posted on: January 14, 2020

Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Information

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City offices/recycling

City offices will be closed on Monday, Jan. 20, for the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday. Sanitation will run as scheduled. Please have bins to the curb by 6 a.m.

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Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday March - On The Square at the ...

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Posted on: January 6, 2020

2020 Municipal Elections Information

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Municipal Election Day will be Aug. 25, 2020. Information about the 2020 Municipal Elections is available on the City Clerk's page. Please click here for detailed info: more info

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Posted on: November 19, 2019

Call 811 before you dig

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The Athens Gas Department reminds contractors and homeowners they need to call 811 before they dig.

An underground utility line is damaged once every six minutes nationwide because someone decided to dig without first calling 811, according to data collect...

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Posted on: February 7, 2019

Forrest Street Bridges Project

Crews work on Forrest Street

The City of Athens will close Forrest Street east of U.S. 31 on March 4 to begin the replacement of two bridges and other safety improvements.

This is the city’s last ATRIP project. ATRIP is an ALDOT administered federal aid highway program that ...

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