Posted on: July 13, 2017

Tips for Reducing Mosquitoes & Avoiding Their Bites

Mosquito Control Tips

The Athens-Clarke County Unified Government offers several resources and tips to help keep citizens safe during the upcoming months when certain mosquitoes can be most active. 

To avoid annoying skin irritation, as well as diseases such as Zika, W...

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Posted on: July 11, 2017

Chief Superior Court Judge David R. Sweat Retiring Effective July 31, 2017

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David R. Sweat, Chief Judge of the Superior Courts of the Western Judicial Circuit of the State of Georgia, will retire from active service effective July 31, 2017. Governor Nathan Deal will appoint an individual to serve for the remainder of the term, wh...

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Posted on: July 7, 2017

Mayor's Task Force on Inclusion Named to Develop Scope for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Plan

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At the Athens-Clarke County Mayor and Commission meeting on Wednesday, July 5, 2017, Mayor Nancy Denson appointed a temporary task force of community members to create a draft scope for developing a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Plan for the entire com...

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Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Plan Report ACC Public Information Office News
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 ACC Public Information Office News

Posted on: July 20, 2017

Department Welcomes New Business Development Specialist

Jacqueline Bellwoar

The Athens-Clarke County Economic Development Department is proud to introduce Jacqueline Bellwoar as their new Business Development Specialist. Jacqueline will work with existing business and community leaders to grow the current economic base. In additi...

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Economic Development

Posted on: July 11, 2017

Chief Superior Court Judge David R. Sweat Retiring Effective July 31, 2017

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David R. Sweat, Chief Judge of the Superior Courts of the Western Judicial Circuit of the State of Georgia, will retire from active service effective July 31, 2017. Governor Nathan Deal will appoint an individual to serve for the remainder of the term, wh...

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Posted on: July 7, 2017

Mayor's Task Force on Inclusion Named to Develop Scope for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Plan

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At the Athens-Clarke County Mayor and Commission meeting on Wednesday, July 5, 2017, Mayor Nancy Denson appointed a temporary task force of community members to create a draft scope for developing a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Plan for the entire com...

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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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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 July 18, 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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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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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: April 28, 2017

ACC leaf and limb crews will collect material in Area F during the week of July 17-21

Leaf and Limb Map

ACC leaf and limb crews will collect material in Area F during the week of July 17-2.

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 address...

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Posted on: July 7, 2017

Mayor's Task Force on Inclusion Named to Develop Scope for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Plan

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At the Athens-Clarke County Mayor and Commission meeting on Wednesday, July 5, 2017, Mayor Nancy Denson appointed a temporary task force of community members to create a draft scope for developing a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Plan for the entire com...

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Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Plan Report Housing & Community Development

Posted on: July 3, 2017

Leaf and Limb collection will be suspended this week due to recent storm.

Due
to the storm on Saturday evening, our leaf and limb crews will be assistingStreets and Drainage with storm cleanup this week.  <_o3a_p>

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normal collection schedule will be delayed by one (1) week.  Area E, originally ...

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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 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 Leisure Services News
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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Leisure Services News
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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Leisure Services News

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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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 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 Sustainability Office News