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Posted on: August 21, 2019

Grand Jury Seeks Applications for Board of Tax Equalization by Sep. 6

Grand Jury seeks citizens for Board of Tax Equalization by Sep. 6

The Grand Jury for the July 2019 Term of the Superior Court of Athens-Clarke County, Georgia, is required to make four appointments or reappointments to the Board of Tax Equalization of Athens-Clarke County. A regular member, an alternate member, and two ...

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Posted on: August 21, 2019

Tips for Reducing Mosquitoes & Avoiding Their Bites

Mosquito Control Tips

The Athens-Clarke County Unified Government’s Mosquito Control Program provides tips and resources to help keep citizens safe during upcoming months when many mosquitoes are most active. Mosquitoes that have fed on infected animals or humans can...

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Posted on: August 21, 2019

Call for Art: Athens Music Walk of Fame by Sep. 21

Proposed Athens Music Walk of Fame Map

The Athens Cultural Affairs Commission (ACAC) invites professional artists and designers to submit a proposal for public art on the Athens Music Walk of Fame in Athens, Georgia. This project requires a designed template that will be used for making bronze...

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Posted on: August 21, 2019

Grand Jury Seeks Applications for Board of Tax Equalization by Sep. 6

Grand Jury seeks citizens for Board of Tax Equalization by Sep. 6

The Grand Jury for the July 2019 Term of the Superior Court of Athens-Clarke County, Georgia, is required to make four appointments or reappointments to the Board of Tax Equalization of Athens-Clarke County. A regular member, an alternate member, and two ...

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Posted on: August 21, 2019

2020 Master Gardener Class Applications Accepted through Nov. 8

Established in 1990, the Athens Area Master Gardener Program provides novice and seasoned gardeners with an intensive educational experience in horticulture principles, practices and pest management. Classes are taught by UGA faculty and other subject are...

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Posted on: July 22, 2019

General Municipal Election

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Anyone
desiring to vote in the November 5, 2019 General Municipal Election for theCity of Winterville and the County-wide Special Election and who is not a
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Posted on: August 8, 2019

Oct. 7 is Deadline for Voter Registration / Change of Address for Nov. 5 Election

Monday, October 7th is the deadline for voter registration / changes of address for the November 5, 2019 Municipal General  & Special Election. 

For more information, to register to vote online, or to check registration statu...

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Posted on: August 21, 2019

Call for Art: Athens Music Walk of Fame by Sep. 21

Proposed Athens Music Walk of Fame Map

The Athens Cultural Affairs Commission (ACAC) invites professional artists and designers to submit a proposal for public art on the Athens Music Walk of Fame in Athens, Georgia. This project requires a designed template that will be used for making bronze...

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Posted on: August 21, 2019

Grand Jury Seeks Applications for Board of Tax Equalization by Sep. 6

Grand Jury seeks citizens for Board of Tax Equalization by Sep. 6

The Grand Jury for the July 2019 Term of the Superior Court of Athens-Clarke County, Georgia, is required to make four appointments or reappointments to the Board of Tax Equalization of Athens-Clarke County. A regular member, an alternate member, and two ...

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Posted on: August 21, 2019

Tips for Reducing Mosquitoes & Avoiding Their Bites

Mosquito Control Tips

The Athens-Clarke County Unified Government’s Mosquito Control Program provides tips and resources to help keep citizens safe during upcoming months when many mosquitoes are most active. Mosquitoes that have fed on infected animals or humans can transmit ...

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Posted on: July 3, 2019

Keepin’ It Clean Dirty Dance Benefit August 24, 2019

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Bring your family and friends down to Little Kings Shuffle Club in downtown Athens on August 24, 2019 to give litter the hustle! KACCB is hosting its 10th annual DIRTY DANCE BENEFIT. This event will raise funds for KACCB’s mission of working toward a clea...

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

Athens Cultural Affairs Commission Call for Public Art -Athens Music Walk of Fame

Call for Public Art: Athens Music Walk of Fame

The Athens Cultural Affairs Commission (ACAC) invites professional artists and designers to submit a proposal for public art on the Athens Music Walk of Fame (AMWF), in Athens, Georgia. This project requires a designed template that will be used for makin...

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

ACC leaf and limb crews will collect material in Area E during the week of August 19-23

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ACC leaf and limb crews will collect material in Area E during the week of August 19-23.

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 addr...

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Posted on: August 14, 2019

WATCH: Snapshot Six - July 2019

Snapshot Six - July 2019

The Snapshot Six for July 2019 highlights ACCGOV's Leisure Services summer Grand Slam Program, the new Hot Corner mural, the Star Spangled Classic event and new mobile stage, the Police Department's Summer Camps, Solid Waste's collection survey and public...

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Posted on: August 7, 2019

Video of Mayor & Commission Regular Session Online & on ACTV

Mayor and Commission Regular Session

Video of the Mayor & Commission Regular Session from August 6, 2019 is available on-demand online at www.accgov.com/videos and www.youtube.com/accgov.

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Posted on: August 7, 2019

Funding Opportunity Announcement for HUD Homeless Assistance Grants

Continuum of Care Grant Applications Accepted Through August 23

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has announced that $2 billion in grants for housing and services for the homeless are available for application through the FY2019 Continuum of Care (CoC) Program Competition. 

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Posted on: July 18, 2019

Athens Transit Announces New Fare-Free Categories

Athens Transit Announces New Fare-Free Categories

Effective July 1, people 65 and older, persons with disabilities and Athens-Clarke County employees will ride Athens-Clarke County Transit fixed-route service fare-free. This is an integral part of the $4 million “prosperity package” included in the 2020 ...

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Posted on: June 24, 2019

ACC Solid Waste Department Community Input Meetings for ACC and Private Haulers

Solid Waste Hosting Community Input Meetings in August

Solid Waste is hosting a series of community input meetings designed to receive feedback on current and future collection services and/or programs. The meetings are organized for staff to gain a better understanding of our citizen expectations, needs and ...

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Posted on: August 7, 2019

Funding Opportunity Announcement for HUD Homeless Assistance Grants

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has announced that $2 billion in grants for housing and services for the homeless are available for application through the FY2019 Continuum of Care (CoC) Program Competition. 

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Posted on: June 24, 2019

ACC Solid Waste Department Community Input Meetings for ACC and Private Haulers

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Community Input Meetings

Designed to receive feedback on current and future collection services

and/or programs. The meetings are organized for staff

to gain a better understanding of our citizen expectations, needs and

priorities as they pertain to both publ...

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Posted on: August 21, 2019

Guided Nature Rambles at Sandy Creek Nature Center

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present “Guided Nature Rambles” this fall at Sandy Creek Nature Center.Join naturalists from the community for a guided walk on the trails at Sandy Creek Nature Center. Discover...

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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Free Family Programs Offered at Sandy Creek Nature Center

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present a variety of nature education programs for families this fall at Sandy Creek Nature Center.

Naturalist’s Walks” are planned for the following Saturdays, Septem...

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

Knee-High Naturalists at Sandy Creek Nature Center

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services presents “Knee-High Naturalists” a program which takes place alternating Wednesdays, starting September 11 through November 20 from 3:30-4:30 PM at Sandy Creek Nature Center.

This fall we will f...

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Second Annual Above Athens Balloon Festival Set for Sandy Creek Park

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will host the second annual Above Athens Balloon Festival on Saturday, September 28 from 3:00 p.m. until approximately 8:30 p.m. at Sandy Creek Park. The event will conclude with a beautiful balloon glo...

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Posted on: August 14, 2019

Adult Trips

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present adult trips this fall at Rocksprings Park.“Trip to North Georgia Zoo Tour and Petting Zoo" is scheduled for Friday, August 30 from 9:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. The fee is ...

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Posted on: August 13, 2019

Zoo Day 2019 at Bear Hollow Zoo

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will host Zoo Day 2019 on Saturday, August 24 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Bear Hollow Zoo at Memorial Park.The theme is “Animal Artists,” and participants will experienc...

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Posted on: August 12, 2019

East Athens Educational Dance Center Continues Fall Program Registration

Get to the pointe and enroll in a dance class offered by the East Athens Educational Dance Center. A wide selection of classes for the beginner - as well as the advanced student - are available in a variety of disciplines.Online registration continues for...

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Posted on: August 5, 2019

Lyndon House Arts Center announces Fall Exhibition Opening Receptions

Fall is the perfect time of year to immerse onself in art and the creative talents of the community! The public is invited to the Fall Opening Reception on September 5 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the Lyndon House Arts Center.

There will be a celebration of th...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

“Kitty Yoga” Program at Memorial Park

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present “Kitty Yoga” at Tuesdays, August 6, 13, 20, and 27 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. at Memorial Park.

The community is invited for a purrfectly zen experience. The fee is an ho...

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Posted on: July 31, 2019

Lyndon House Arts Center Presents "The Artist and His Collection with James de Molyneux"

The Lyndon House Arts Center presents "The Artist and His Collection with James de Molyneux," opening on Thursday, September 5 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. A special event will be held on Saturday, September 21 from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m....

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Posted on: July 29, 2019

Fall Adult Softball Registration Continues

Play ball! The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department continues online registration for the adult softball program.

The program is open to church, co-ed, and men’s/open teams. The season begins August 12. All games are played at Bishop ...

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Posted on: July 24, 2019

ACC Leisure Services Announces End of Aquatics Season

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department announces its end of summer aquatics season.

All Department pools, located at Bishop Park, East Athens Community Center, Lay Park, Memorial Park, and Rocksprings Park will close for the season on Sunday,...

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Posted on: May 10, 2019

"Easement," an exhibition by Sarah Cowan White

The Lyndon House Arts Center’s Lounge Gallery Program is hosting a new show, "Easement," an exhibition by Sarah Cowan White.

The Lounge Gallery at the Lyndon House Arts Center features quarterly solo exhibitions by emerging artists. Art...

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Posted on: August 21, 2019

Call for Art: Athens Music Walk of Fame by Sep. 21

Proposed Athens Music Walk of Fame Map

The Athens Cultural Affairs Commission (ACAC) invites professional artists and designers to submit a proposal for public art on the Athens Music Walk of Fame in Athens, Georgia. This project requires a designed template that will be used for making bronze...

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Posted on: July 15, 2019

For ACC Solid Waste Customers Only: 2019 Labor Day Holiday Schedule

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  • The Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Department will suspend garbage, recycling and leaf & limb collections on Monday September 2nd, 2019 in observance of the Labor Day Holiday.  
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Posted on: July 3, 2019

Keepin’ It Clean Dirty Dance Benefit

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Bring your family and friends down to Little Kings Shuffle Club in downtown Athens on August 24, 2019 to give litter the hustle! KACCB is hosting its 10th annual DIRTY DANCE BENEFIT. This event will raise funds for KACCB’s mission of working toward a clea...

Read on...

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Posted on: June 24, 2019

ACC Solid Waste Department Community Input Meetings for ACC and Private Haulers

Solid Waste Hosting Community Input Meetings in August

Solid Waste is hosting a series of community input meetings designed to receive feedback on current and future collection services and/or programs. The meetings are organized for staff to gain a better understanding of our citizen expectations, needs and ...

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Posted on: July 18, 2019

NEW Fare-Free Categories on Athens Transit

Athens Transit Announces New Fare-Free Categories

Effective July 1, people 65 and older, persons with disabilities and Athens-Clarke County employees will ride Athens-Clarke County Transit fixed-route service fare-free. This is an integral part of the $4 million “prosperity package” included in the 2020 ...

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