Posted on: January 10, 2018

Toyota-Mazda announcement for Limestone County

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On Wednesday afternoon, the Limestone County Economic Development Association (LCEDA) issued a statement congratulating its partners with the Toyota-Mazda recruitment team after state and local officials announced the company’s decision to locat...

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Posted on: December 28, 2017

Protect your pipes this winter

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Follow these tips from Athens Water Department to protect your water pipes this winter:

1. Close/seal all vents to the crawl space under your house.

2. Drain or fully insulate all exterior hose bibs.

3. When the night temperature goes below 30 degrees, leave...

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Posted on: November 21, 2017

Leaf Collection Information

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December/early January schedule:

If your garbage pickup day is:    

  • If your garbage pickup day is Tuesday your leaf collection will be the week of Jan. 8 - 12If your garbage pickup day is Wednesday your leaf collection will be the week of ...
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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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