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    Council approves paving projects for spring

    At the March 11 Athens City Council meeting, the Council authorized Mayor Ronnie Marks to issue a task order to Reed Contracting for spring paving projects totaling $795,000. Read on...
  2. MedReturn Box for disposal of medications

    APD offers method for proper disposal of medications

    The Athens Police Department is offering the public the ability to properly dispose of prescription, over the counter and pet medications. Read on...
  3. Crews work on Forrest Street

    Forrest Street Bridges Project

    Forrest Street east of U.S. 31 will close on March 4, 2019, for the ATRIP project to replace the two bridges over Swan Creek and to make other safety improvements. Read on...
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    Athens ranks high for safety

    Athens ranks No. 5 in Safest Cities in Alabama with Populations over 20,000 Read on...
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    Getting Squared Away Downtown Resumes

    Work on the TAP and water pressure improvement projects will resume in January, weather permitting. Read on...
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