Posted on: December 2, 2016

Athens-Clarke County Designated a Bicycle-Friendly Community at Bronze Award Level

Bronze Level Bicycle Friendly Community

Athens-Clarke County has earned the designation of Bicycle Friendly Community from the League of American Bicyclists and was awarded the Bronze Award for its efforts to encourage bicycling in the community. Athens-Clarke County joins 26 new and 77 renewin...

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Bicycle Resources in Athens-Clarke County
Posted on: November 21, 2016

Athens-Clarke County Implements Level 2 Drought Response Measures

Updated outdoor water restrictions

On November 17, the Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) elevated the Drought Response Level for Athens-Clarke County and 51 other counties to Level 2. Athens-Clarke County Mayor Nancy Denson signed an order on November 21 that implements the L...

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Level 2 Drought Restrictions Flyer
Posted on: November 15, 2016

Deborah Lonon Named New Director of ACC Housing & Community Development Department

Deborah Lonon

Manager Blaine Williams has named Deborah Lonon as the new Director of the Housing and Community Development Department of the Unified Government of Athens-Clarke County. Her first day will be December 5, 2016. Lonon replaces current HCD Director Rob Trev...

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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: January 13, 2016

Polling Location Change for 6B

The following polling place change will be in effect beginning with the March 1, 2016 Presidential Preference Primary in Athens-Clarke County.

The 6B Precinct, located at Board of Education, 240 Mitchell Bridge Road, Athens, will be moved to Georgia Sq...Read on...


Posted on: November 11, 2016

We are Hiring....

We will begin the hiring process for our next firefighter recruit class soon and will be looking for about 12 new firefighters. We hope to start basic firefighter training early next Spring. Look at your options to keep track of the job postings on the At...Read on...


Posted on: December 2, 2016

Athens-Clarke County Designated a Bicycle-Friendly Community at Bronze Award Level

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Athens-Clarke County has earned the designation of Bicycle Friendly Community from the League of American Bicyclists and was awarded the Bronze Award for its efforts to encourage bicycling in the community. Athens-Clarke County joins 26 new and 77 renewin...

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Bicycle Resources in Athens-Clarke County
Posted on: November 21, 2016

Athens-Clarke County Implements Level 2 Drought Response Measures

Updated outdoor water restrictions

On November 17, the Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) elevated the Drought Response Level for Athens-Clarke County and 51 other counties to Level 2. Athens-Clarke County Mayor Nancy Denson signed an order on November 21 that implements the L...

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Level 2 Drought Restrictions Flyer
Posted on: November 15, 2016

Deborah Lonon Named New Director of ACC Housing & Community Development Department

Deborah Lonon

Manager Blaine Williams has named Deborah Lonon as the new Director of the Housing and Community Development Department of the Unified Government of Athens-Clarke County. Her first day will be December 5, 2016. Lonon replaces current HCD Director Rob Trev...

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Photo of Deborah Lonon
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: November 16, 2016

Deborah Lonon Named New Director of ACC Housing & Community Development Department

Deborah Lonon

Manager Blaine Williams has named Deborah Lonon as the new Director of the Housing and Community Development Department of the Unified Government of Athens-Clarke County. Her first day will be December 5, 2016. Lonon replaces current HCD Director Rob Trev...

Read on...

Photo of Deborah Lonon

Posted on: November 21, 2016

Athens-Clarke County Implements Level 2 Drought Response Measures

Updated outdoor water restrictions

On November 17, the Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) elevated the Drought Response Level for Athens-Clarke County and 51 other counties to Level 2. Athens-Clarke County Mayor Nancy Denson signed an order on November 21 that implements the L...

Read on...

Level 2 Drought Restrictions Flyer
Posted on: November 11, 2016

Ripple Effect Film Project Accepting Submissions

Athens, Ga. – A team of University of Georgia-based marine researchers investigating the impacts of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill on the Gulf of Mexico are teaming up with local and statewide conservation agencies to co-present the 2017 R...Read on...

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: June 24, 2016

Consumer Confidence Report on Water Quality Available

The Consumer Confidence Report on Water Quality for 2015 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 performance measu...Read on...

2015 Consumer Confidence Report