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Coronavirus Updates

2 Alerts
July 8, 2020 9:56 AM

Face Covers Required in Public Places

At the Regular Session meeting on Tuesday, July 7, 2020, the Athens-Clarke County Mayor and Commission approved an ordinance that requires face coverings or masks to be worn in all public places within Athens-Clarke County.

March 13, 2020 2:42 PM

Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates

For updates on the ACCGov response and service changes related to the coronavirus COVID-19 disease, visit www.accgov.com/coronavirus.

Emergency Alerts

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Missing Persons / Be On the Lookout (BOLO) Watches

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Road & Location Advisories

18 Alerts
June 28, 2020 2:43 PM

Car accident on Atlanta Hwy near Mill Center Blvd

Car accident on Atlanta Hwy near Mill Center Blvd. Traffic is down to one lane. Please plan ahead or expect delays.

Latest Update:

June 28, 2020 3:03 PM

Accident on Atlanta Hwy at Mill Center Blvd has been cleared. Please drive safe.

June 23, 2020 5:51 PM

South bound lane on Jefferson Rd at Camak Dr is blocked due to an accident. Avoid the area.

South bound lane on Jefferson Rd at Camak Dr is blocked due to an accident. Avoid the area.

South bound lane on Jefferson Rd at Camak Dr is blocked due to an accident. Avoid the area.

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June 22, 2020 8:43 PM

The railroad crossing at Jefferson Rd/Whitehead Rd is malfunctioning. Please seek an alternate route

The railroad crossing at Jefferson Rd/Whitehead Rd is malfunctioning. Please seek an alternate route.

June 18, 2020 8:38 AM

Inner Loop at Tallassee Rd. One lane of traffic due to road work. Expect delays.

Inner Loop at Tallassee Rd. One lane of traffic due to road work. Expect delays.

June 13, 2020 3:14 PM

Vehicle accident on North Ave at N. Thomas St. has southbound lane on North Ave shut down.

Vehicle accident on North Ave at N. Thomas St. has southbound lane on North Ave shut down.

Athens-Clarke County Police are advising of a vehicle accident on North Ave at N. Thomas St. has southbound lane on North Ave shut down. Motorists should use caution in this area and seek an alternate route if possible.

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June 5, 2020 6:49 PM

Road closures of some streets in the downtown Athens area on Saturday June 6, 2020 from 12 PM to 5 P

Road closures of some streets in the downtown Athens area on Saturday, June 6, 2020 from 12 PM to 5 PM

Athens-Clarke County Police are advising of road closures on Saturday, June 6, 2020 from 12 PM to 5 PM on certain streets within the Downtown Athens area. All streets within the boundaries of N Thomas St to E Broad St, N Thomas St to E Hancock Ave, E...

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June 2, 2020 6:41 PM

Traffic delays Lexington Rd near Cornerstone Church of God. Please use alternate route.

Traffic delays Lexington Rd near Cornerstone Church of God. Please use alternate routes. Drive safe.

Traffic delays Lexington Rd near Cornerstone Church of God. Please use alternate routes. Drive safe.

June 2, 2020 6:30 AM

Traffic light out – S Milledge Ave at Macon Hwy

Traffic light out – S Milledge Ave at Macon Hwy use caution, treat intersection as 4-way stop until function restored

Traffic light out – S Milledge Ave at Macon Hwy use caution, treat intersection as 4-way stop until function restored

May 31, 2020 5:33 PM

The area of E Broad St at College Avenue is blocked.  Please find an alternate route.

The area of E Broad St at College Avenue is blocked.  Please find an alternate route.

The area of E Broad St at College Avenue is blocked.  Please find an alternate route.

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May 29, 2020 5:08 PM

Accident Bypass between Commerce & N Chase St

Car accidents on the Bypass between Commerce Rd & N Chase St. Avoid the area until cleared.

Latest Update:

May 29, 2020 6:50 PM

The accidents on the Bypass between N Chase St & Commerce Rd have been cleared.

May 29, 2020 4:42 PM

Loop@Atlanta Hwy -Accident has been cleared.

Loop@Atlanta Hwy -Accident has been cleared.

May 29, 2020 10:33 AM

Road work College Station Rd/University Cir

Roadwork on College Station Rd near University Cir. has been cleared..

Roadwork on College Station Rd near University Cir. has been cleared..

May 18, 2020 12:15 PM

Lexington Rd down to one east bound lane between Winterville Rd and Lexington Hts. Use caution.

Lexington Rd down to one east bound lane between Winterville Rd and Lexington Hts. Use caution.

Lexington Rd down to one east bound lane between Winterville Rd and Lexington Hts. Use caution.

May 8, 2020 12:39 PM

Traffic delays Oconee St at entrance ramp to Inner Loop 10 due to construction.

Traffic delays Oconee St at entrance ramp to Inner Loop 10 due to construction.

Construction on Oconee St at the entrance ramp to the Inner 10 Loop causing traffic congestion in the east bound lanes of Oconee St. Expect delays and seek alternate route if possible.

April 5, 2020 4:13 PM

Single Lane Closures During Overnight Resurfacing Project of US 78/SR 10 Loop

Construction partners with the Georgia Department of Transportation will implement single lane closures along the upcoming US 78/SR 10 Loop resurfacing project. The closures will occur nightly from 8:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m., weather permitting.

Construction partners with the Georgia Department of Transportation will implement single lane closures along the upcoming US 78/SR 10 Loop resurfacing project. The closures will occur nightly from 8:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m.

Crews are permitted to work...

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March 26, 2020 9:22 AM

Lane Closure - West Lake Dr@Ridgewood Pl down to one lane. Expect delays.

Lane Closure - West Lake Dr@Ridgewood Pl down to one lane. Expect delays.

Lane Closure - West Lake Dr@Ridgewood Pl down to one lane. Expect delays.

March 5, 2020 12:06 PM

Speed Limit Temporarily Reduced to 35 mph on Northbound Portion of Mitchell Bridge Road

The speed limit for a portion of Mitchell Bridge Rd. located before the Middle Oconee River bridge heading northeast is temporarily reduced to 35 mph until further notice due to road work. Crews will complete repairs as weather permits.

The speed limit for a portion of Mitchell Bridge Rd. located before the Middle Oconee River bridge heading northeast is temporarily reduced to 35 mph until further notice due to road work in the area. The affected area is a strip of uneven surface...

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February 25, 2020 8:29 AM

Athena Dr. closed between Old Hull Rd and Olympic Dr.

Athena Dr. closed between Old Hull Rd and Olympic Dr.

Athens-Clarke County Police are advising of complete road closure until further notice on Athena Dr. between Old Hull Rd. and Olympic Dr. beginning mid-afternoon on February 25, 2020 and tentatively continuing through May 2020. This includes the driveway...

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Service Changes

1 Alert
July 7, 2020 2:27 PM

Water Business Office Reopens for Walk-in Customers with Guidelines

The Water Business Office (WBO) reopens for in-person transactions on Monday, July 6 from 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM.

To continue to protect the health and safety of our customers and staff, the WBO asks customers for the following support during the COVID-19...

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Water & Sewer Advisories

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