1. Mayor Girtz Announces Public Safety Initiatives & Discusses Status Related to Immigration

    Mayor Girtz Announces Public Safety Initiatives & Discusses Status Related to Immigration

    During a media conference on Wednesday, February 28, 2024, Mayor Kelly Girtz spoke about community safety initiatives and Athens-Clarke County's status related to immigration. Read on...
  2. Early Tabulation Notice for Presidential Preference Primary

    Early Tabulation Process of Absentee Ballots cast in March 12, 2024 Presidential Preference Primary

    Pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 21-2-386(a)(2)(A), Safekeeping, certification, and validation of absentee ballots; rejection of ballot; delivery of ballots to location designated by superintendent; duties of superintendent and managers; Read on...
  3. Map displaying leaf and limb zones in different colors

    ACC leaf and limb crews will finish Area C and begin collecting in Area D Feb. 26 - Mar. 1

    ACC leaf and limb crews will finish Area C and begin collecting in Area D Feb. 26 - Mar. 1 Read on...
  4. Laura Welch Appointed Interim Human Resources Director

    Laura Welch Appointed Interim Human Resources Director

    ACCGov Manager Blaine Williams has named Human Resources Assistant Director Laura Welch as Interim Human Resources Director as of Feb. 9. Current director Jeff Hale is leaving to pursue a private sector opportunity. Read on...
  5. Morton Theatre Award News Flash

    Congratulations!

    The 34th Annual Emancipation Proclamation Observance and Pioneer Awards were recently held. The theme was “A Salute to the Arts.” Among the honorees were Morton Theatre Facility Supervisor Lynn Green "for unselfish and dedicated service" in the arts. Read on...
  6. 2024 Didi Award

    Lyndon House Arts Center Receives Two Georgia Association of Museums Awards

    In January, The Georgia Association of Museums held their annual conference here in Athens. The Lyndon House Arts Center received two awards at that gathering. Read on...
  7. Prepare Pipes for Winter Weather

    Prepare Pipes for Winter Weather

    Athens-Clarke County is expected to have low temperatures this winter, which can mean trouble for water pipes. Fortunately, residents and property owners can take steps to protect plumbing from the winter chill before, and even after, a freeze event. Read on...
  8. 2024 Qualifying Information and Fees

    CORRECTED: 2024 General Primary Qualifying Information

    Qualifying information and fees for nonpartisan and partisan candidates wishing to qualify for the May 21, 2024 General Primary. The deadline to qualify is March 8, 2024 at noon. Read on...
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