1. Thanksgiving Holiday changes

    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. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

    Local COVID-19 Information & Resources

    Information for COVID-19 in Athens-Clarke County. Includes resources for vaccinations, testing, and prevention as well links to the Department of Public Health, the Centers for Disease Control, and more. Read on...
  3. Stephen Bailey Named Transportation and Public Works Director

    Stephen Bailey Named ACCGov Transportation & Public Works Director

    Bailey has served as the Interim Director since June 1, 2021 and has worked for the department since October 2014. Read on...
  4. Redistricting Newsflash

    Mayor & Commission Reviewing New Commission District Maps Forwarded by the Board of Elections

    After each census, local Commission district maps are reapportioned to reflect population changes. These maps are currently under review locally before being sent to the state for review and approval. Read on...
  5. TSPLOST 2023

    TSPLOST 2023 Committee Finalizing Recommended Project List as Public Comment Continues

    The TSPLOST 2023 Advisory Committee presented potential projects to the Mayor & Commission at 150% of anticipated funding. Public comments submitted before Nov. 15 will be considered by the committee as it refines the recommended list to 100% of funds. Read on...
  6. Coronavirus COVID-19 Update - Mayor & Commission

    23rd Declaration of Local Emergency Approved in November

    The Mayor & Commission approved the 23rd declaration of a local state of emergency at their November 2 meeting. The declaration continues a mask requirement when indoors in private entities or public spaces that is enforced over certain thresholds. Read on...
  7. Arts in Community Awards - Fall 2021

    Fall 2021 Arts in Community Award Applications Due by Dec. 17

    Two awards at $2,000 each will be issued to fund proposals for public art projects, events, or activities that interpret the theme of “Athens in Color” and contribute to the vitality, unique identity, and livability of the Athens community. Read on...
  8. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    CDC Expands Eligibility for COVID-19 Booster Shots to All Adults

    People age 18 years and older who received Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna COVID-19 vaccines may get a booster. Read on...
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