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Posted on: January 14, 2019

Access to Justice Initiative Pop-Up Clinic on Sat., Jan. 19 at Ebenezer Baptist Church West

Access to Justice Pop-Up Clinic Saturday, January 19

The Superior Court Judges of the Western Circuit, in partnership with the University of Georgia School of Law and the Western Circuit Bar Association, announce the first pop-up clinic for 2019 in the Access to Justice Initiative. The mission of the Access...

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Posted on: January 11, 2019

Manager Blaine Williams Appoints Cleveland Spruill, Sr. as New Athens-Clarke County Police Chief

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Manager Blaine Williams has appointed Cleveland Lee Spruill, Sr. as the Chief of the Athens-Clarke County Police Department. He will begin his duties as of February 4, 2019. 

“After careful consideration and based on extensive feedback f...

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Posted on: December 21, 2018

Assistant Manager Robert Hiss Accepts Position of County Administrator of Bedford County, VA

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Unified Government of Athens-Clarke County Assistant Manager Robert Hiss has resigned effective February 22, 2019 to accept the position of County Administrator of Bedford County, VA. "In his time with the Unified Government, Robert has been a valuab...

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Posted on: November 9, 2018

Broadcasting & Streaming of Mayor & Commission Work Sessions Begins Tues., Nov. 13

Live Broadcasting & Streaming of Mayor & Commission Work Sessions Begins Nov. 13

The Athens-Clarke County Public Information Office will begin broadcasting and streaming Mayor and Commission Work Sessions from the Commission Chamber in City Hall as of the Tuesday, November 13, 2018 meeting that begins at 5:30 p.m. Work sessions are in...

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Posted on: November 5, 2018

Runway & ILS Changes for AHN until Jan. 26

Please note that beginning Friday November 9, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. until January 26, 2019, Runway 9/27 will have a displaced threshold leaving 3,304’ of usable runway. The ILS will be disabled during this time period; however, GPS approach on Runwa...

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

Athens-Clarke County Polling Location Changes (Effective 8/1/2018)

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ACC Polling Location Changes (Effective 8/1/2018) 

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Please note: All voters affected by the listed changes above with an asterisk (*) will receive a new voter registration card in the mail.

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Posted on: January 16, 2019

Video of Mayor & Commission Meeting Online & on ACTV

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Video of the Mayor & Commission Agenda Setting Session from January 15, 2019 is available on-demand online at www.accgov.com/videos and www.youtube.com/accgov.

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Posted on: January 14, 2019

Access to Justice Initiative Pop-Up Clinic on Sat., Jan. 19 at Ebenezer Baptist Church West

Access to Justice Pop-Up Clinic Saturday, January 19

The Superior Court Judges of the Western Circuit, in partnership with the University of Georgia School of Law and the Western Circuit Bar Association, announce the first pop-up clinic for 2019 in the Access to Justice Initiative. The mission of the Access...

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Posted on: January 11, 2019

Manager Blaine Williams Appoints Cleveland Spruill, Sr. as New Athens-Clarke County Police Chief

New Athens-Clarke County Police Chief Cleveland Spruill, Sr.

Manager Blaine Williams has appointed Cleveland Lee Spruill, Sr. as the Chief of the Athens-Clarke County Police Department. He will begin his duties as of February 4, 2019. 

“After careful consideration and based on extensive feedback f...

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

Stormwater Utility Fee Review & Public Meetings

Stormwater Utility Fee Review & Public Meetings

The Athens-Clarke County Stormwater Management Program and Stantec Consulting are working together to conduct a comprehensive review of the Stormwater Utility Fee. We need your input!

Our review consists of two phases. The first phase looked at the existin...

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Posted on: May 12, 2018

WATCH: Snapshot Six - December 2018

Snapshot Six: December 2018

The Snapshot Six for December 2018 highlights the "Shop With a Cop" program, 2018 Downtown Parade of Lights, ACCGOV Quarterly newsletter, televising Mayor & Commission Work Sessions, a culvert replacement on Barber Street, and the "Deck...

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Posted on: January 23, 2018

Athens Cultural Affairs Commission Call for Public Art - Hot Corner Mural

Call for Public Art: Hot Corner Mural

The Athens Cultural Affairs Commission (ACAC) invites professional artists to submit a proposal and images of a mural concept for consideration in the Hot Corner: An Athens Legacy project in Athens. Georgia. The selected artist(s) will work with the ACAC ...

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Posted on: January 11, 2019

ACC leaf and limb crews will collect material in Area E during the week of January 14-18

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ACC leaf and limb crews will collect material in Area E during the week of January 14-18.

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 add...

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Posted on: December 21, 2018

Assistant Manager Robert Hiss Accepts Position of County Administrator of Bedford County, VA

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Unified Government of Athens-Clarke County Assistant Manager Robert Hiss has resigned effective February 22, 2019 to accept the position of County Administrator of Bedford County, VA. "In his time with the Unified Government, Robert has been a valuab...

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

2019 Call for Water Conservation Leadership Award Nominations

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Do you know an individual, business, or organization that demonstrates wise water use?  If so, you may know the 2019 ACC Water Conservation Leadership Award recipient. Share with us your candidate's water-saving efforts and nominate them for the ...

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

Call for Entries: Ripple Effect Film Project

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The Ripple Effect Film Project is accepting submissions for the film contest until January 25, 2019.  The contest is open to filmmakers of all ages and experience levels with a connection to Athens, GA.  

Finalist films will be shown at t...

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Posted on: November 9, 2018

Broadcasting & Streaming of Mayor & Commission Work Sessions Begins Tues., Nov. 13

Live Broadcasting & Streaming of Mayor & Commission Work Sessions Begins Nov. 13

The Athens-Clarke County Public Information Office will begin broadcasting and streaming Mayor and Commission Work Sessions from the Commission Chamber in City Hall as of the Tuesday, November 13, 2018 meeting that begins at 5:30 p.m. Work sessions are in...

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Posted on: January 14, 2019

Frog Watch Training Scheduled at Sandy Creek Nature Center

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present a Frog Watch training on Thursday, January 31 from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. at Sandy Creek Nature Center.Individuals, 13 and older, are invited to this special training where they will le...

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Posted on: January 11, 2019

“Get Connected” Program at Sandy Creek Nature Center

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present “Get Connected” at Sandy Creek Nature Center on Saturday, January 26 from 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Usually Nature Center staff encourages people to unplug to enjoy nature, but so...

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Posted on: January 10, 2019

“Owl Prowl” Programs

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present two “Owl Prowls” in January.“Owl Prowl” at Sandy Creek Nature Center, located at 205 Old Commerce Road, is planned for Friday, January 18 from 7:00 &...

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Posted on: January 9, 2019

Lyndon House Arts Center Announces Submission Days for the 44th Juried Exhibition

The Lyndon House Arts Center announces the artwork submission days and online entry forms for the 44th Juried Exhibition with guest juror Lauren Haynes, Curator of Contemporary Art at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Entry days are Thursday, Januar...

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

Lyndon House Arts Center presents "Sitting with the Elders: Stories of Black Athenians"

The Lyndon House Arts Center announces a new exhibition by artist Broderick Flanigan entitled "Sitting with the Elders: Stories of Black Athenians." The exhibition is on display January 10 through February 9 during gallery hours of Tuesdays and ...

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Posted on: December 7, 2018

Call for Artists for Visions of MLK 2019

The Lyndon House Arts Center is pleased to host the annual Visions of MLK community celebration on Saturday, January 19, 2019. This year’s theme is Peaceful Resistance: Letter(s) From a Birmingham Jail. Visions of MLK is in its 12th year and is ...

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Posted on: December 4, 2018

Pre-Schooler Programs at Rocksprings Park

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present several programs for toddlers and pre-schoolers and their parents this winter at Rocksprings Park.“Buddy Elf’s Holiday Happenings” is planned for Monday, Decem...

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Posted on: December 3, 2018

"Journey Through the Stars" at Sandy Creek Nature Center

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present will “Journey through the Stars” this winter at the planetarium at Sandy Creek Nature Center.

“Winter Skies” is planned for Saturday, December 15 from...

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Posted on: November 28, 2018

Trail Ambassadors Orientation

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will host Trail Ambassadors Orientation and Open House sessions throughout the winter.These sessions are scheduled for Mondays, December 10, January 14, and February 11 from 4:30-6:00 p.m. at Sandy Cree...

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Posted on: November 27, 2018

“Paint Night” at East Athens Community Center

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will offer three “Paint Night” programs this winter at East Athens Community Center.

Need to plan a family night or a fun date? Register for “Paint Night” at East ...

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Posted on: November 27, 2018

Winter Adult Trips

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present adult trips this winter.

“Holiday Luncheon at the Tate House” takes place on Wednesday, December 5 from 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. The registration includes transpor...

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Posted on: November 21, 2018

Exhibition of paintings by Antoine Stewart in the Lounge Gallery

The Lyndon House Arts Center’s Lounge Gallery series presents Citrine Visuals and exhibition of paintings by Antoine Stewart on view from December 8 through March 2, 2019. Gallery hours are Tuesday and Thursday: Noon- 9:00 p.m. and Wednesday, Fr...

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Posted on: November 16, 2018

Sandy Creek Nature Center Offers Free Family Programs

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present a variety of nature education programs for families this winter at Sandy Creek Nature Center.“Naturalist’s Walks” are planned for Saturdays, December 1, Januar...

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

Toddler Programs at Memorial Park

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department programs for toddlers this winter at Memorial Park.“Tiny Tales on Tuesdays” features story time and a craft. A different book is highlighted each week. This activity is open to child...

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Posted on: December 21, 2018

Assistant Manager Robert Hiss Accepts Position of County Administrator of Bedford County, VA

Unified Government of Athens-Clarke County Assistant Manager Robert Hiss has resigned effective February 22, 2019 to accept the position of County Administrator of Bedford County, VA. "In his time with the Unified Government, Robert has been a valuab...

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Posted on: January 11, 2019

Manager Blaine Williams Appoints Cleveland Spruill, Sr. as New Athens-Clarke County Police Chief

New Athens-Clarke County Police Chief Cleveland Spruill, Sr.

Manager Blaine Williams has appointed Cleveland Lee Spruill, Sr. as the Chief of the Athens-Clarke County Police Department. He will begin his duties as of February 4, 2019. 

“After careful consideration and based on extensive feedback f...

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

2019 Call for Water Conservation Leadership Award Nominations

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Do you know an individual, business, or organization that demonstrates wise water use?  If so, you may know the 2019 ACC Water Conservation Leadership Award recipient. Share with us your candidate's water-saving efforts and nominate them for the ...

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

Call for Entries: Ripple Effect Film Project

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The Ripple Effect Film Project is accepting submissions for the film contest until January 25, 2019.  The contest is open to filmmakers of all ages and experience levels with a connection to Athens, GA.  

Finalist films will be shown at t...

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

For ACC Solid Waste Customers Only: Revised 2019 Martin Luther King Day Holiday Schedule

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The Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Department will suspend garbage, recycling and leaf & limb collections on Monday, January 21, 2019 in recognition of Martin Luther King Day holiday.  

If you have residential service & commercial servic...

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

Would you like to become a Georgia Master Composter?

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If you enjoy working with people, digging in the dirt and talking “trash,” the Georgia Master Composter Program is for you! Established in 2011, the program is both an adult education course and UGA Extension volunteer program.

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

Stormwater Utility Fee Review & Public Meetings

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The Athens-Clarke County Stormwater Management Program and Stantec Consulting are working together to conduct a comprehensive review of the Stormwater Utility Fee. We need your input!

Our review consists of two phases. The first phase looked at the existin...

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

Schedule Changes to Route 30

Attention Passengers! Route 30's schedule has been revised. While the timing has changed, the actual route remains the same. Please visit Route 30's schedule page for full details.

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