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Coronavirus Updates

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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

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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

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April 13, 2020 12:52 PM

ACCGov Continues Closed Workstations with Telecommuting Until Further Notice

All Athens-Clarke County Unified Government (ACCGov) departments and offices will continue to operate under a modified closed workstations model until further notice in order to continue to minimize interactions between employees and the public and slow...

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April 3, 2020 4:13 PM

ACC Landfill Closed on Saturdays, By Appointment Only Monday-Friday

The ACC Landfill will be closed on Saturdays until further notice.

Monday-Friday, the ACC Landfill will be available by appointment only until further notice. Appointments can be made online at accgov.com/landfill.

Oglethorpe County Construction and...

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March 21, 2020 2:16 PM

Leisure Services To Reopen Several Locations Beginning Monday, May 18

Beginning Monday, May 18, Leisure Services will reopen select locations including:
Ben Burton
Memorial Park
Walker Park (formerly Trail Creek Park)

Sandy Creek Park will open Tuesday, May 19.

Dudley Park, the Firefly Trail, North Oconee Rivers...

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Latest Update:

May 18, 2020 2:57 PM

Beginning Monday, May 18, Leisure Services will reopen select locations including:
Ben Burton
Memorial Park
Walker Park (formerly Trail Creek Park)

Sandy Creek Park will open Tuesday, May 19.

Dudley Park, the Firefly Trail, North Oconee Rivers Greenway, and Sandy Creek Nature Center trails will remain open.

All other parks and facilities remain closed at this time.

Details:
• Ben Burton Park will open to permit access to fishing, open space, boat launch, and trails for public use. There is no restroom access.

• Memorial Park will permit access to fishing, open space, picnic shelters (small gatherings only), and trails for public use. The playground, basketball court, dog park, and Bear Hollow Zoo will remain closed. Restroom access will be limited.

• Sandy Creek Park will permit access to disc golf, fishing, open space, private dog parks (by reservation), picnic areas (small gatherings only), and trails for public use. The beach, large pavilions, playgrounds, basketball & volleyball courts, and public dog park will remain closed. Restroom access will be limited. Park entrance is $2 per person for ages 4-64, all others are admitted free of charge. Payment options include annual passes, punch cards, and credit/debit cards. Cash will not be accepted. ACCGov employees receive free admission with their ACCGov employee ID.

• Walker Park, formerly Trail Creek Park, will permit access to open space, picnic shelter (small gatherings only), bike trails, and walking paths. Athletic fields are available for self-directed play, but closed for competitive and team use. The outdoor fitness zone, playground, and splash pad remain closed. Restroom access will be limited.

The public is reminded to continue to practice social distancing and gatherings must be limited to 10 people or fewer. Masks are recommended.

March 17, 2020 9:44 AM

Youth Riders 17 & Under on Transit Must Be Accompanied by Adult

Due to developments surrounding COVID-19, youth 17 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian to ride ACC Transit until further notice.

March 16, 2020 9:09 AM

Police Department Reporting & Response Protocol Changes

Central Communications Center will continue to receive and triage all calls for service. In cases involving life safety or where other methods of reporting are either unavailable or not feasible, officers will continue to respond in-person.

However, in...

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Water & Sewer Advisories

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