Posted on: November 21, 2016

Athens-Clarke County Implements Level 2 Drought Response Measures

Updated outdoor water restrictions

On November 17, the Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) elevated the Drought Response Level for Athens-Clarke County and 51 other counties to Level 2. Athens-Clarke County Mayor Nancy Denson signed an order on November 21 that implements the L...

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Level 2 Drought Restrictions Flyer
Posted on: November 11, 2016

Ripple Effect Film Project Accepting Submissions

Athens, Ga. – A team of University of Georgia-based marine researchers investigating the impacts of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill on the Gulf of Mexico are teaming up with local and statewide conservation agencies to co-present the 2017 R...Read on...

Posted on: November 8, 2016

Water Conservation Office Recognized

Las Vegas, Nevada—The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized the Athens-Clarke County Public Utilities Department with a 2016 Partner of the Year Award as a leader in saving water for future generations. The Utility was honored at...Read on...