Economic Development

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Posted on: October 15, 2014

Economic Development Quarterly (EDQ) Fall 2014 Issue Now Available

Produced by the Athens-Clarke County Economic Development Department, the Fall 2014 issue of Economic Development Quarterly (EDQ) features articles on the Loop 10 improvements, Manufacturing Day at Power Partners, UGA as an economic engine, the Southern B...Read on...

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Elections News

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Posted on: October 7, 2014

Sunday Voting Approved in Athens-Clarke County

The Athens-Clarke County Board of Elections voted unanimously to open their doors for Advance Voting on Sunday, October 26 from 1:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m.

As a result of the vote, Advance Voting will now run Monday through Friday during October 13-31 f...Read on...

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Housing & Community Development

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Posted on: August 11, 2014

HCD quarterly newsletter

HCD quarterly newsletter for the Fall features new Vision Committee members. The newsletter is available on HCD's web page at

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Public Information Office Media Releases

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Posted on: October 6, 2014

David Boyd Named New Athens-Clarke County Finance Director

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Manager Alan Reddish has named David Boyd as the new Director of Finance. Boyd has previously served as Finance Director for the cities of Smyrna, Georgia and Delray Beach, Florida. He also worked for more than 10 years as an auditor for the Georgia Depar...Read on...

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Posted on: October 8, 2014

ACC Warden Willie Bolton retiring December 1 after 41 years of service

Willie Bolton

Warden Willie Bolton has announced his retirement from the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government effective December 1. Bolton is the director of the Athens-Clarke County Corrections Department, which manages the Athens-Clarke County Correctional Facilit...Read on...

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Public Utilities & Water Conservation

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Posted on: October 10, 2014

Athens-Clarke County Wins 2014 WaterSense® Excellence in Education Award

Las Vegas, Nevada—The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized the Athens-Clarke County Water Conservation Office with a 2014 WaterSense Excellence in Education award. The Water Conservation Office was honored at the WaterSmart Innovations Co...Read on...

Think at the Sink
Posted on: September 30, 2014

Pledge to Shower Better for a free WaterSense Showerhead

If you’re celebrating Energy Action Month this October, you might be interested to know that your shower could be sending energy, water, and money down the drain each day.This October, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Athens-Clarke C...Read on...

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Posted on: September 4, 2014

Water Conservation Office and ACC Extension Offering Classes for Professional Landscapers

ACC Extension and the ACC Water Conservation Office are offering a GCLP Training Program to prepare landscapers for the written and hands-on exam. The written exam will be administered on the last day of class. The hands-on exam will be at a later date. G...Read on...

Solid Waste News

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Posted on: October 20, 2014

Super Shredder Saturday! THIS Saturday, October 25, 2014

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Residents and small businesses can shred personal documents for FREE at this event. The annual fall shredding event will take place in the Georgia Square Mall front parking lot. Two box max - additional boxes can be shred for a fee of $5/box, payable in...Read on...

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