Engineering and Public Works

Message from the Engineer


Welcome to the web page for the premier Public Works staff in the Midwest! The public servants in this organization strive day and night to provide the highest level of service possible to the great citizens of our beautiful city. So every time you pull out of your driveway, turn on your faucet, or flush your toilet, an Athens Public Works employee worked behind the scenes to make it possible. As we strive to provide ever-improving service, please contact us with any questions or concerns.
  1. Stimson Avenue - AEP Update

    AEP will be working in the area of the Carpenter Street, State Street, and Stimson Avenue intersection on March 3, 2021 to install overhead utility lines. The work will require the full intersection to be closed 8 times between 9 AM – 3 PM. Read on...
  2. Second Street Closure: March 3, 2021

    Second Street will be closed on March 3, 2021 between North Lancaster Street and Slaughter Drive to allow the City to complete a waterline repair. The intersection of Elizabeth and Second Street will also be closed. Read on...
  3. North Court Street Lane Closure: February 26 - March 2, 2021

    North Court Street will be closed, between West State Street and Carpenter Street, on February 26, 2021 from approximately 8 AM – 3:30 PM. Traffic will be detoured. Read on...