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    City offices closed on Good Friday

    City offices will be closed Friday, April 19, for Good Friday. Sanitation will run as scheduled. Please have bins to the curb by 6 a.m. Read on...
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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...
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    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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