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Posted on: April 3, 2019

8th National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation, April 1–30

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Athens-Clarke County Mayor Kelly Girtz is joining mayors across the country in asking residents to make a long-term commitment to manage water resources more wisely by taking part in the annual Wyland National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation. As ...

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Posted on: March 28, 2019

Manager Blaine Williams Elected President of Georgia City County Manager's Association

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Athens-Clarke County Unified Government Manager Blaine Williams was elected as president of the Georgia City County Manager’s Association (GCCMA) by his peers during its spring conference March 20-22 at the Classic Center in Athens, Georgia. Wil...

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Posted on: March 22, 2019

Manager Blaine Williams Appoints Deborah Lonon as New Athens-Clarke County Assistant Manager

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Manager Blaine Williams has named Deborah Lonon as one of two Assistant Managers for the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government (ACCGOV). Lonon will join Manager Williams and Assistant Manager Jestin Johnson in the Manager's Office on April 1, 2019. She ...

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Posted on: March 20, 2019

Updated 2019 Edition of ACC From A to Z Guide Now Available in Print & Digital Versions

ACC from A to Z guide 2019

The 2019 revised and updated edition of the Athens-Clarke County Public Information Office's ACC from A to Z: A Guide to the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government and Community Services is now available to the public. The guide contains contact...

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Video of Mayor & Commission Agenda Setting Session Online & on ACTV

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Video of the Mayor & Commission Agenda Setting Session from April 16, 2019 is available on-demand online at www.accgov.com/videos and www.youtube.com/accgov.

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Posted on: April 10, 2019

Video of Mayor & Commission Work Session Online & on ACTV

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Video of the Mayor & Commission Work Session from April 9, 2019 is available on-demand online at www.accgov.com/videos and www.youtube.com/accgov.

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Posted on: April 10, 2019

Public Comment on Draft FY21-FY25 Consolidated Plan Goals available through June 9

Public Comment on Draft FY21-FY25 Consolidated Plan Goals through June 9

The Athens-Clarke County Housing & Community Development Department is accepting public comment on the draft FY21-FY25 Consolidated Plan Goals through June 9, 2019. Comments may be submitted through a public comment form online.

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

Video of Mayor & Commission Regular Session Online & on ACTV

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Video of the Mayor & Commission Regular Session from April 2, 2019 is available on-demand online at www.accgov.com/videos and www.youtube.com/accgov.

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

8th National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation, April 1–30

Take the Wyland National Mayor's Challenge for Water Conservation

Athens-Clarke County Mayor Kelly Girtz is joining mayors across the country in asking residents to make a long-term commitment to manage water resources more wisely by taking part in the annual Wyland National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation. As ...

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Posted on: April 1, 2019

Housing & Community Development Hosting Free April Lunch & Learn Series

Free April Lunch & Learn Series

In April, the ACC Housing & Community Development Department is hosting four Lunch & Learn events covering a variety of topics including affordable housing, fair housing, economic development, and community goals.Each Lunch & Learn session is ...

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Posted on: March 22, 2019

Manager Blaine Williams Appoints Deborah Lonon as New Athens-Clarke County Assistant Manager

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Manager Blaine Williams has named Deborah Lonon as one of two Assistant Managers for the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government (ACCGOV). Lonon will join Manager Williams and Assistant Manager Jestin Johnson in the Manager's Office on April 1, 2019. She ...

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Posted on: March 20, 2019

Updated 2019 Edition of ACC From A to Z Guide Now Available in Print & Digital Versions

ACC from A to Z guide 2019

The 2019 revised and updated edition of the Athens-Clarke County Public Information Office's ACC from A to Z: A Guide to the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government and Community Services is now available to the public. The guide contains contact...

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Posted on: April 10, 2019

Public Comment on Draft FY21-FY25 Consolidated Plan Goals available through June 9

Public Comment on Draft FY21-FY25 Consolidated Plan Goals through June 9

The Athens-Clarke County Housing & Community Development Department is accepting public comment on the draft FY21-FY25 Consolidated Plan Goals through June 9, 2019. Comments may be submitted through a public comment form online.

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

FY20 Annual Action Plan Public Review Update

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Annual Action Plan Public Review Update

4/3/19

 

On Tuesday, April 2, 2019, The Athens-Clarke County Mayor and Commission voted to approve the proposed July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020 Annual Action Plan funding for the Community ...

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Posted on: April 1, 2019

Housing & Community Development Hosting Free April Lunch & Learn Series

Free April Lunch & Learn Series

In April, the ACC Housing & Community Development Department is hosting four Lunch & Learn events covering a variety of topics including affordable housing, fair housing, economic development, and community goals.Each Lunch & Learn session is ...

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Posted on: March 22, 2019

Manager Blaine Williams Appoints Deborah Lonon as New Athens-Clarke County Assistant Manager

Deborah Lonon

Manager Blaine Williams has named Deborah Lonon as one of two Assistant Managers for the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government (ACCGOV). Lonon will join Manager Williams and Assistant Manager Jestin Johnson in the Manager's Office on April 1, 2019. She ...

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Posted on: April 19, 2019

ACC Leaf and Limb crews will collect in Area A during the week of Apr. 22nd-Apr.26th.

Your pile needs to be out by 8:00 A.M. on April 22nd.

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

Firefly Bridge Public Input Sessions in May

On November 7, 2017, Athens-Clarke County citizens approved the Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (TSPLOST) 2018 Program Referendum, which included the Firefly Trail Project (Project #06). This project includes a pedestrian and bicycle...

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

“Ruthless: A Musical Comedy” at Quinn Hall

Athens Creative Theatre (ACT) presents “Ruthless: A Musical Comedy” at Quinn Hall at Memorial Park.Ruthless is the story of a naïve housewife, Judy, and her adorable but sociopathic 8-year-old daughter Tina. Encouraged by her ...

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Posted on: April 11, 2019

Mike Landers’ Cookie Jars at Lyndon House Arts Center

Collections from our Community features unique exhibitions of objects found in the closets, cabinets, shelves of Athens-area citizens.The Lyndon House Arts Center presents another installment of Collections from our Community featuring Mike Landers&rs...

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Posted on: April 10, 2019

Pre-Schooler Programs Planned at Rocksprings Park

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present several programs, for toddlers and pre-schoolers and their parents this spring at Rocksprings Park.“Ships Ahoy” is scheduled for Thursday, April 25 from 10:00 &ndash...

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Posted on: April 8, 2019

“Spring Fling” Set for May 4 at Southeast Clarke Park

The community is invited to enjoy a spring day in the Classic City at the Spring Fling, a family-friendly spring celebration event on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at Southeast Clarke Park. This event is free of charge.Activities begin at 11:00 a.m. and includes ...

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Posted on: March 29, 2019

"Family Fishing" Program at Sandy Creek Nature Center

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will host “Family Fishing,” Saturday, April 13 from 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. and Friday, May 10 from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. at Sandy Creek Nature Center.The program is for ag...

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Posted on: March 27, 2019

Computer Programs at Rocksprings Park

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department presents computer classes at Rocksprings Park.

“Intro to Computers” is on Monday, April 8. Attendees will expand their computer knowledge, locating information, and Internet searching...

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Posted on: March 20, 2019

“Chair Yoga for Seniors” Program at Lay Park

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present “Chair Yoga for Seniors” at Lay Park on Fridays, April 4 –26 from 11:15 a.m. – noon.

Seniors, ages 50 and older, are invited to experience will gain t...

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Posted on: March 13, 2019

44th Juried Exhibition Artist Talks in April at Lyndon House Arts Center

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will host the 44th Juried Exhibition Gallery Talks each Thursday in April at the Lyndon House Arts Center from 6:00-7:00 p.m. with Juried Exhibition artists.

  • April 4: Didi Dunphy will lead a conversation...
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Posted on: February 22, 2019

Open House Programs Planned at Sandy Creek Nature Center

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present Open House programs this spring at Sandy Creek Nature Center.“Open House: Log House” is set for Saturday, March 9 from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Participants can look i...

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Posted on: February 20, 2019

"Guided Nature Rambles" at Sandy Creek Nature Center

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

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Posted on: February 25, 2019

ACC Leisure Services Presents “Midweek Morning Mindfulness Trail Walk”

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will host “Midweek Morning Mindfulness Trail Walk” programs this spring.Everyone is encouraged to take some time and disconnect from devices and reconnect with nature. Simply walk, b...

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Posted on: February 18, 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 spring at Sandy Creek Nature Center (SCNC).“Naturalist’s Walks” are planned for Saturdays, March 2, April 6, and May 4 from 10:00 – ...

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Posted on: March 6, 2019

"Full Moon Hikes" Planned

Experience nature in a different light!The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will host "Full Moon Hikes" this spring. Participants will enjoy activities that enhance the beauty and magic of our forest at night. Everyone should wea...

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Posted on: March 18, 2019

ACC Leisure Services to Offer Tai Chi Easy at Dudley Park

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will host “Tai Chi Easy at Dudley Park” in April and May.

The eight-week program takes place Thursday afternoons in April and May from noon to 1:00 p.m. Everyone is invited for a lunc...

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Posted on: February 6, 2019

ACC Leisure Services Hiring Summer Staff

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department is now hiring for approximately 120 summer positions. Applications are currently being accepted for camp staff, lifeguards, and pool clerks.Applicants may apply online at www.accgov.com/jobs.For more in...

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Posted on: March 28, 2019

Manager Blaine Williams Elected President of Georgia City County Manager's Association

Blaine Williams

Athens-Clarke County Unified Government Manager Blaine Williams was elected as president of the Georgia City County Manager’s Association (GCCMA) by his peers during its spring conference March 20-22 at the Classic Center in Athens, Georgia. Williams will...

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Posted on: March 22, 2019

Manager Blaine Williams Appoints Deborah Lonon as New Athens-Clarke County Assistant Manager

Deborah Lonon

Manager Blaine Williams has named Deborah Lonon as one of two Assistant Managers for the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government (ACCGOV). Lonon will join Manager Williams and Assistant Manager Jestin Johnson in the Manager's Office on April 1, 2019. She ...

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

8th National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation, April 1–30

Take the Wyland National Mayor's Challenge for Water Conservation

Athens-Clarke County Mayor Kelly Girtz is joining mayors across the country in asking residents to make a long-term commitment to manage water resources more wisely by taking part in the annual Wyland National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation. As ...

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Posted on: April 19, 2019

ACC Leaf and Limb crews will collect in Area A during the week of Apr. 22nd-Apr.26th.

Your pile needs to be out by 8:00 A.M. on April 22nd.

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Posted on: March 5, 2019

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

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The Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Department will suspend garbage, recycling, and leaf & limb collections on Monday, May 27, 2019 in recognition of the Memorial Day Holiday.

If you have residential service & commercial service with us, outside o...

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Posted on: April 1, 2019

Buy Bus Passes on your Smart Phone!

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Athens-Clarke County Transit bus passes are now available for purchase on your smartphone. No need for exact change or a paper ticket, simply download the Token Transit app and follow the easy instructions to purchase single or multi-ride passes.

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