Public Utilities 

124 E. Hancock Ave.
Athens, GA 30601

706-613-3470

706-613-3476

Link: Webpage

Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Emergency/After Hours Phone
706-613-3481

Water Business Office (Billing, Customer Service)
706-613-3500

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Stephens, Frank Director 706-613-3470
Coleman, Glenn Assistant Director 706-613-3470
Hall, Marilyn Water Conservation Coordinator 706-613-3729
Loftin, Laurie Education Program Specialist 706-613-3729
Focht, Edward Utilities Engineer 706-613-3490
Hunter, Dexter Superintendent, Water Treatment 706-613-3481
Terry, Hollis Superintendent, Water Reclamation Facilities 706-613-3486
Cottrell, William Operations Coordinator, Water Treatment 706-613-3481
Cowart, Rick Superintendent, Water and Sewer 706-613-3495
Kethley, Jim Superintendent, Meter Management 706-613-3479
Stroud, Michelle Manager, Water Business Office 706-613-3500
Jones, Jeff Cross-Connection Coordinator 706-613-3526
Goolsby, Jameson Supervisor, North Oconee Water Reclamation 706-613-3485
Hughes, Michael Supervisor, Cedar Creek Water Reclamation 706-613-3488
Jones, Scott Supervisor, Middle Oconee WRF 706-613-3486
Ogle, Hugh Operations Coordinator, Water & Sewer 706-613-3495

Bill Payment & Customer Service 

124 E. Hancock Ave.
Athens, GA 30601

706-613-3500 or 706-613-3870


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Payments, Water 706-613-3500

Cross-Connection Control Program 
Directions

1025 Alexander Street
Athens, GA 30601

706-613-3479

706-613-3483


Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Administration 

124 E. Hancock Ave.
Athens, GA 30606

706-613-3470



Water Conservation Office 

124 E. Hancock Ave.
Athens, GA 30606

706-613-3729


Link: Water Conservation Page




Wastewater Treatment 

706-613-3486



Water Distribution & Sewer Collection 

706-613-3495



Meter Management 

706-613-3479



Environmental Engineer 

124 E. Hancock Ave.
Athens, GA 30601

706-613-3470



Water & Sewer Construction / Maintenance 

706-613-3495



Water Treatment Plant 

706-613-3481



Engineering Management 
Directions

124 E. Hancock Ave.
Athens, GA 30601

706-613-3490

706-613-3476


Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.


Public Utilities Director 

124 E. Hancock Ave.
Athens, GA 30601

706-613-3470