Posted on: February 21, 2017

2017 Updated Version of ACC From A to Z Guide Now Available in Print and Digital Versions

ACC from A to Z 2017 Edition

The 2017 revised and updated version 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 inf...

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ACC from A to Z Electronic Versions
Posted on: February 8, 2017

Residents Sought for Inaugural Citizens Government Academy - Wed., 5:30-8:00 p.m. - March 15-May 17

Citizens Government Academy

The Athens-Clarke County Unified Government is accepting applications for the inaugural Citizens Government Academy. The 10-week program runs on Wednesday evenings, March 15 through May 17, from 5:30 until 8:00 p.m. The Citizens Government Academy seeks t...

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Citizens Government Academy Website
Posted on: February 10, 2017

Parking Meters Replace Remaining Pay & Display Meters on East Clayton Street

Parking Meters Replace Pay and Display Units

The installation of 127 parking space meters on East Clayton Street in downtown Athens to replace the last remaining nine "pay and display" systems was completed earlier this week.  As a result, downtown visitors will now use the same s...

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Downtown Athens Parking System
Posted on: October 14, 2016

TSPLOST 2018 Project Request Forms Now Available

Project request forms for organizations and individuals to submit potential projects for consideration as part of a possible Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (TSPLOST) 2018 program for Athens-Clarke County are now available online at ...Read on...


Posted on: February 21, 2017

2017 Updated Version of ACC From A to Z Guide Now Available in Print and Digital Versions

ACC from A to Z 2017 Edition

The 2017 revised and updated version 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 inf...

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ACC from A to Z Electronic Versions
Posted on: February 8, 2017

TIREd of Trash Tire Amnesty Week - Feb. 20-25

Tire Amnesty Week Feb 20-25

TIREd of Trash? Tires don't belong in streams, woods, or backyards. Help keep our community clean!

There is no disposal fee during Tire Amnesty Week, February 20-25. Bring abandoned tires to the ACC Landfill at 5700 Lexington Road or the CHaRM at...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

Residents Sought for Inaugural Citizens Government Academy - Wed., 5:30-8:00 p.m. - March 15-May 17

Citizens Government Academy

The Athens-Clarke County Unified Government is accepting applications for the inaugural Citizens Government Academy. The 10-week program runs on Wednesday evenings, March 15 through May 17, from 5:30 until 8:00 p.m. The Citizens Government Academy seeks t...

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Citizens Government Academy Website
Posted on: October 14, 2016

TSPLOST 2018 Project Request Forms Now Available

TSPLOST Project Request Forms available

Project request forms for organizations and individuals to submit potential projects for consideration as part of a possible Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (TSPLOST) 2018 program for Athens-Clarke County are now available online at ...Read on...


Posted on: February 23, 2017

CORRECTION: Leaf & Limb collection in Area D during the week of Feb 20-24.


My sincerest apologies for the confusion.  The SW leaf and limb crews are collecting in Area D this week (Feb. 20-24).  

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

East Athens Educational Dance Center to Present Annual Production at Morton Theatre

The East Athens Educational Dance Center will present its Annual Dance Production at the Morton Theatre.

The East Athens Educational Dance Center (EAEDC) celebrates 30 years in the Athens-Clarke County community. This year’s annual dance producti...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Adopt-A-Stream Volunteer Training Sandy Creek Nature Center

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department hosts Adopt-A-Stream Volunteer Training on Saturday, March 4 from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at Sandy Creek Nature Center.

Participants will be trained to help monitor the health of a nearby stream. Tra...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

East Athens Educational Dance Center Welcomes New Facility Supervisor

The East Athens Educational Dance Center (EAEDC) will host a “meet and greet” on Thursday, March 2 from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. to introduce the facility’s new supervisor to the community.

Nena Gilreath accepted her new position in January...

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East Athens Educational Dance Center Website
Posted on: February 21, 2017

Trees Harvested for Managed Forest Project at Sandy Creek Nature Center to Improve Wildlife Habitat

Thinning and harvesting trees on 40 of Sandy Creek Nature Center’s 225 acres will improve wildlife habitat, enhance education, and better care for the public’s natural resources by promoting forest health. The harvest is part of a mana...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Spring Adult Softball Registration Continues

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

The program is open to co-ed, open, and church teams.  The season begins March 6.  All games are pl...

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

Athens Creative Theatre Schedules Auditions for “Old Time Radio”

Take your place in the spotlight and audition for Athens Creative Theatre.

Athens Creative Theatre will hold auditions for its upcoming “Old Time Radio” reader’s theatre for adults and seniors. Auditions will take place Monday...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

ACC Leisure Services to Hold Spring Break Programs

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department continues registration for its spring break programs.

  • “Wild Intelligence Spring Break Camp” is scheduled at Lyndon House Arts Center, located at 211 Hoyt St. This camp is a partnershi...
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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Adult Volleyball at East Athens Community Center

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present an Adult Volleyball League this spring at East Athens Community Center.

The Adult Volleyball League games will be played Sunday afternoons starting March 12.  Games times are at 3:0...

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

"Sportstime" Program Registration Continues

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department continues online registration for its “Sportstime” program.  

“Sportstime” is a co-ed program for ages 3-4 years, where children will learn games, drills, and relay r...

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Leisure Services Website
Posted on: February 21, 2017

March Calendar of Events at The Morton Theatre

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department announces the March calendar of events for the Morton Theatre.

  • “Black History Bowl Lecture and Celebration” is scheduled for Saturday, March 4 at 1:00 p.m.  The community is ...
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Morton Theatre Website
Posted on: February 21, 2017

Former World of Wonder Playground Demolition Scheduled

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department announces that with the new World of Wonder Park fully online, park maintenance crews are preparing to close the former World of Wonder Playground for demolition.

Originally constructed in 2004, the orig...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

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.

  • “Guided Trail Hikes” are set for Wednesdays, March 1, April 5, and May 3 fro...
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Sandy Creek Nature Center Website

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...


Posted on: February 17, 2017

ACC Recycling Division GreenFest Award Applications!

Know someone who is rockin' out with their recycling efforts? Can you think of a company or school that is doing an outstanding job recycling? If so, be sure to nominate them for an award! APPLICATIONS ARE DUE MONDAY, APRIL 3rd, 2017.

Awards will be p...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

KACCB TIREd of Trash Tire Amnesty Week

Tire Amnesty Poster 17

TIREd of Trash? Tires don't belong in streams, woods, or backyards. Please help us keep our community clean!

There is NO disposal fee during Tire Amnesty Week, February 20th to the 25th. Bring abandoned tires to the ACC Landfill at 5700 Lexington Road or t...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

ACC-UGA Recycling Survey!

We need your help to reduce waste and enhance recycling across Athens-Clarke County and the University of Georgia! Please take this 10-minute survey to help us better understand why and how you do or do not recycle. Your answers will help our team improve...

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CLICK HERE FOR SURVEY