Posted on: December 13, 2017

Sanitation and Closure Info for Christmas and New Year's

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The Christmas and New Year's holidays will impact city offices and sanitation services.

City offices will be closed Dec. 25, Dec. 26, and Jan. 1.

Here are the sanitation schedule changes:

  • No recycling pickup on Monday, Dec. 25.
  • Recycling normally scheduled fo...
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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 Dec. 4-8.
  • If your garbage pickup day is Wednesday your leaf collection will be the week of De...
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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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Posted on: December 28, 2016

2017 Budget Year Paving Program

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Here is a list of streets the city will contract out to Reed Contracting for paving during the 2017 budget year. The total anticipated cost is $871,000 and will be funded from the capital infrastructure fund.

  • Cowford - $180,000
  • Cambridge Estates (Dee Drive,...
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