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Posted on: June 7, 2019

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Get updates on paving, community news and more with the Friday Focus newsletter. Editions are uploaded on the Media Relations page.

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Happy Anniversary Athens and TVA

Robert Malone poses in front of the light bulb sculpture

The bright idea to place a light bulb sculpture in an Athens park got its spark from the statewide bicentennial occurring during the 85th anniversary of our city’s partnership with the Tennessee Valley Authority.

Athens turned 200 last year, and ...

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Posted on: May 13, 2019

Explore Athens

Flowers for sale at Athens Saturday Market

Stay updated on upcoming events like the Rodeo, Athens Saturday Market, Fridays After Five, Art After Hours and more by following the online Events and Happenings Calendar.

The Events and Happenings Calendar is u...

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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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