Public Information Office

  1. ACCGov Seeks Public Input on Future North Avenue Improvements through October 25

    Residents are invited to provide feedback through October 25 on possible future improvements to the North Avenue corridor from the intersection with Willow Street to the intersection of Freeman Drive / Collins Industrial Boulevard. Read on...
  2. ACCGov Seeks Public Input on Growth Concept Plan

    ACCGov’s Planning Department will host a series of public input events in September and October as part of efforts to update the community’s Growth Concept Plan. Read on...
  3. ACCGov Seeks Community Input on Homelessness Strategic Plan through Sep. 27

    ACCGov is seeking public comment on the final draft of the Strategic Plan to Reduce and Prevent Homelessness through September 27. Read on...
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What we do

The Public Information Office (PIO) 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.

  • Manage and maintain ACTV, the government access channel, which is available on Spectrum Channel 180, in a number of public lobbies, and at
  • Broadcast Mayor and Commission meetings live and on-demand on ACTV and online through, Facebook, and YouTube
  • Produce the monthly ACCENT employee newsletter 
  • Produce the annual ACC from A to Z resident guide to Athens-Clarke County services
  • Produce the quarterly ACCGov Quarterly water bill insert
  • Work with media outlets regarding Athens-Clarke County Unified Government activities
  • Field residents' questions and concerns via email, phone calls & social media
  • Operate the Athens Film Office as the Camera Ready Liaison for productions in Athens-Clarke County
  • Administer the website
  • Administer the ACCGov to You program van and materials for in-person tabling at events
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