Posted on: June 27, 2017

Athens-Clarke County Unified Government Creates Sustainability Office

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Beginning July 1, the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government will launch the newly-created Sustainability Office. The Sustainability Office is dedicated to enhancing Athens-Clarke County’s commitment to conserve resources, grow the economy, and...

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Sustainability Office Website

Posted on: June 27, 2017

Athens-Clarke County Unified Government Creates Sustainability Office

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Beginning July 1, the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government will launch the newly-created Sustainability Office. The Sustainability Office is dedicated to enhancing Athens-Clarke County’s commitment to conserve resources, grow the economy, and foster an...

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Sustainability Office Website
Posted on: June 23, 2017

ACC leaf and limb crews will collect material in Area D during the week of June 26-30

Leaf and Limb Map

ACC leaf and limb crews will collect material in Area C during the week of June 26-30.

Residents who are uncertain of their leaf and limb zone may contact the Solid Waste Department at 706-613-3501 ext. 0 for assistance. Residents may also search an addres...

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Posted on: June 20, 2017

Video of Mayor & Commission Meeting Online & on ACTV

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Video of the Mayor & Commission Agenda Setting Session on June 20, 2017 is available live online (or at www.athensclarkecounty.com/videos) and on ACTV Cable Channel 180 (University of Georgia Cable Channel 6), as well as on-demand online normally with...

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Mayor & Commission Meeting Videos Webpage
Posted on: June 16, 2017

Consumer Confidence Report on Water Quality for 2016 released

Consumer Confidence Report on Water Quality for 2016

The Consumer Confidence Report on Water Quality for 2016 is now being delivered to customers of Athens-Clarke County Public Utilities. The report is also available on www.athensclarkecounty.com/publicutilites

The annual report is a performance m...

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See 2016 Water Quality Report
Posted on: June 9, 2017

Star Spangled Classic Set for July 1 in Downtown Athens

Star Spangled Classic

The Star Spangled Classic is back!  This family friendly Independence Day celebration will take place Saturday, July 1 in Downtown Athens.

Activities begin at 5:00 p.m. and includes live music, children’s activities, and food trucks. &am...

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Posted on: June 6, 2017

ACC Leisure Services Announces Scholarship Program Changes

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The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department announces important changes to its scholarship program effective July 1, 2017.  

In March, the ACC Mayor and Commission voted to modify the program that provides discounts for youth programs to ...

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Scholarship Program Website
Posted on: May 28, 2017

ACC Leisure Services and Piedmont Athens Regional Launch Sunscreen Pilot Program

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Just in time for summer, the Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department is launching a sunscreen pilot program to make sure that all Athenians know that “SPF is their BFF.”

This special program is a partnership with Piedmont Athens Regional in suppor...

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Posted on: May 8, 2017

VIDEO: Athens-Clarke County DUI/Drug Court Receives National Recognition

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The National Center for DWI Courts (NCDC) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration have named the Athens-Clarke County DUI/Drug Court as one of only four national academy courts in the United States. The Athens-Clarke County DUI Court was al...

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Athens-Clarke County DUI/Drug Court Website

Posted on: June 20, 2017

"Fold Unfold" Art Exhibition at Lyndon House Arts Center

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present "Fold Unfold," an exhibit that combines the contemporary practice of weaving coverlets and the history of woven arts, at Lyndon House Arts Center. This exhibit will be installed i...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

Star Spangled Classic Set for July 1 in Downtown Athens

Star Spangled Classic

The Star Spangled Classic is back!  This family friendly Independence Day celebration will take place Saturday, July 1 in Downtown Athens.

Activities begin at 5:00 p.m. and includes live music, children’s activities, and food trucks.  The...

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Posted on: June 6, 2017

ACC Leisure Services Announces Scholarship Program Changes

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The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department announces important changes to its scholarship program effective July 1, 2017.  

In March, the ACC Mayor and Commission voted to modify the program that provides discounts for youth programs to ...

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Scholarship Program Website
Posted on: May 22, 2017

ACC Leisure Services and Piedmont Athens Regional Launch Sunscreen Pilot Program

sunscreen pilot

Just in time for summer, the Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department is launching a sunscreen pilot program to make sure that all Athenians know that “SPF is their BFF.”

This special program is a partnership with Piedmont Athens Regional in suppor...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Summer of Correspondence: Four Exhibits Selected from Exhibition Proposals

Selected through the call for proposal process, these four exhibitions focus on notions of communication, spirituality, community, and dedication. Each of these exhibits were selected from Exhibition Proposals, a twice-annual opportunity for Athens area a...

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Posted on: May 4, 2017

ACC Leisure Services Announces Report Card Rewards Program

Making the grade at the swimming pool!

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department continues a special summer program celebrating students with good grades.

In order to be eligible, any student, Kindergarten through 12th grade, who resides in Athen...

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Posted on: April 27, 2017

Friday Night Paddles at Sandy Creek Park

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department presents the “Friday Night Paddles” at Sandy Creek Park.

The community is invited to experience the moon on Lake Chapman and paddle around the lake during this evening program. &n...

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Posted on: June 16, 2017

Consumer Confidence Report on Water Quality Delivered to all Water Customers

(Athens, GA)  The Consumer Confidence Report on Water Quality for 2016 is now being delivered to customers of Athens-Clarke County Public Utilities. The report is also available on www.athensclarkecounty.com/publicutilites.

The annual report is a...

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See 2016 Water Quality Report
Posted on: May 20, 2017

Outback Steakhouse is a Leader in Water Conservation

Congratulations to Outback Steakhouse, winner of the 2017 Leadership in Water Conservation Award! The Leadership in Water Conservation Award is presented by the Athens-Clarke County Water Conservation Office and recognizes an individual, business, or othe...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Athens Named Most Water Wise

Athens-Clarke County was named one of five national winners in the 6th Annual Wyland National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation by encouraging residents to reduce water use by 42.3 million gallons of water over the next year. The annual m...

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Posted on: June 19, 2017

2017 Independence Day - Holiday Schedule for ACC Solid Waste Customers Only

REVISED 2017 Independence Day - Holiday Schedule (smaller)

The Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Department will suspend garbage, recycling and leaf & limb collections on Tuesday, July 4, 2017 in recognition of the Independence Day holiday.

http://www.athensclarkecounty.co

Posted on: June 20, 2017

Public Input Session for Transit Development Plan Update

The Athens Transit System (ATS) is hosting a drop-in public comment session on July 13 as part of an update to the Transit Development Plan to gather input on potential new service areas and route alignments, as well as implementation priorities. Resident...

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