City News & Information

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  1. Athens City Council on 8-16-21 reactivated the requirement for face coverings in public spaces.

    The ordinance is effective immediately, and applies to all public spaces, including businesses and restaurants. The face covering requirement is for indoor settings only. There is no mandate outdoors. Read on...
  2. County Auditor Jill Thompson Announces Sales for 2022 Dog License

    Athens County Auditor Jill Thompson encourages all dog owners to get an early start on purchasing or renewing their pet’s license. Dog licenses for 2022 will go on sale December 1, 2021 Read on...
  3. Mayor Steve Patterson Elected to the National League of Cities (NLC) Board of Directors

    Steve Patterson, Mayor, of Athens, Ohio, was elected to the National League of Cities (NLC) board of directors by NLC’s membership at the 2021 virtual City Summit. Read on...
  4. 2021 Leaf Pick-up Map

    2021 Leaf Pick-up Schedule and Map

    The City of Athens announces the 2021 Leaf Pick-up schedule. Please check the leaf pick-up map to find when loose leaf pick-up will be in your neighborhood. Read on...
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    **NEW** Community Workspace Available at Athens Community Center

    Do you work from home and need a change of scenery? Are your roommates too loud and the library too crowded to get your homework done? Do you just need a quiet space to use free WiFi? Whatever your needs, our new community workspace might just be for you! Read on...
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    Hocking River Riparian Area Project

    The City of Athens, will be removing these invasive species over the next year. Please excuse the debris while we strive to make this area a better environment for storm water management, pollinators, wildlife, and the people of Athens. Read on...
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