Public Information Office

  1. ACCGov Animal Services, Leisure Services, Solid Waste, Transit & Other Schedules for Thanksgiving

    Animal Services operations, Leisure Services parks and facilities, Solid Waste collection schedules, Transit operations, and general ACC administrative offices will have changes due to the Thanksgiving holiday. Read on...
  2. Community Tree Council Seeks Residents for Two Open Positions by Dec. 6

    The CTC provides information and recommendations on community tree policy and procedures to ACCGov officials, staff, and the public. It also offers educational opportunities and activities promoting responsible management of community tree resources. Read on...
  3. Assistant Manager Deborah Lonon Accepts Position of Commissioner of Grants Management for Atlanta

    ACCGov Assistant Manager Deborah Lonon has announced her resignation effective November 27 to accept the position of Commissioner of Grants Management with the City of Atlanta. Read on...
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What we do

The Public Information Office communicates clearly and openly to the residents of Athens-Clarke County about the government’s goals, activities, and services. The office was established in 1997.

The Public Information Office manages and maintains ACTV, the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government’s informational TV channel. ACTV airs on Charter Communication Channel 180 and streams online at

The office also:

  • Produces the monthly ACCent employee newsletter 
  • Produces the annual ACC from A to Z resident guide to Athens-Clarke County services
  • Works with media outlets regarding Athens-Clarke County Unified Government activities
  • Hosts special events
  • Fields citizen questions and concerns.