1. Evening Street Closures Starting Mon., Aug. 10 for Confederate Memorial Removal

    Evening Street Closures Starting Mon., Aug. 10 for Confederate Memorial Removal

    A contractor for ACCGov is scheduled to remove the memorial to Athens Confederate soldiers from downtown Athens beginning on the evening of Monday, August 10. The removal is expected to take several nights. Read on...
  2. Memorial Procession for Dale Allen on Mon., Aug. 10 at 1:30 p.m.

    Memorial Procession for Chief Probation Officer Dale Allen on Mon., Aug. 10 at 1:30 p.m.

    The procession route will pass by the Athens-Clarke County Police Department, Jail, Courthouse, and City Hall before ending at the Athens-Clarke County Probation Office at 110 Bray Street. Friends and community members are encouraged to line the route. Read on...
  3. Woman wearing a mask holds an award while standing in front of building

    ACCGov Stormwater Management Named Education Program of Excellence

    The Stormwater Management Program was recently named an "Education Program of Excellence" in the Watershed Category by the Georgia Association of Water Professionals.
  4. Animal Services Launches &#34Couch Crashers&#34 Monthly Weekend Foster Program for Aug. 13-18

    Animal Services Launches "Couch Crashers" Monthly Weekend Pet Foster Program for Aug. 13-18

    The first Couch Crashers weekend will begin with foster pickups on Thursday, August 13 and Friday, August 14, with return dates on Monday, August 17 and Tuesday, August 18. Read on...
  5. Residents Urged to Get Counted in 2020 Census Before New September 30 Deadline

    Athens-Clarke County Residents Urged to Get Counted in 2020 Census Before New Sept. 30 Deadline

    The local Complete Count Committee announces outreach plans in low-count areas on August 7, 8, 14 & 15. Athens-Clarke County’s Census participation rate (56.8%) lags state (58.7%) and national completion rates (62.9%). Read on...
  6. Mayor and Commission Regular Session

    Video of Mayor & Commission Regular Session Online & on ACTV

    Video of the Mayor & Commission Regular Session from August 4, 2020 is available on-demand online. Read on...
  7. Mayor & Commission Special Called Session

    Video of Mayor & Commission Special Called Session Online & on ACTV

    Video of the Mayor & Commission Special Called Session from July 30, 2020 is available on-demand online. Read on...
  8. Notice of Early Tabulation & Processing of Absentee Ballots - General Primary Runoff August 11,2020

    Notice of Early Processing & Tabulation of Absentee Ballots - General Primary Runoff 2020

    The Board of Elections will begin processing the Absentee Ballots cast in the August 11, 2020 General Primary Runoff Election on August 10. Read on...
  9. Snapshot Six thumbnail with garden gnome

    WATCH: Snapshot Six - April 2020

    The monthly Snapshot provides a look at some of the activities undertaken by the Unified Government to further the Mayor and Commission's six strategic commitments to the citizens of Athens-Clarke County. Read on...
  10. Coronavirus COVID-19 Update - Leisure Services

    ACC Leisure Services Announces Facility Hour Changes and End of Aquatics Season

    After careful consideration, effective immediately, the Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will adjust hours of operation for select facilities and end the aquatics season. Read on...
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