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Posted on: January 21, 2022

ACC leaf and limb crews will collect material in Area E, January 24-28

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ACC leaf and limb crews will collect material in Area E, January 24-28.

Residents who are uncertain of their leaf and limb zone may contact the Solid Waste Department at 706-613-3501 ext. 0 for assistance. Residents may also search an address on an interac...

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

Free at-home COVID-19 tests available at covidtests.gov

Free at-home COVID-19 tests available at covidtests.gov

Every home in the United States is eligible to order four (4) free at-?home COVID-?19 tests. The tests are completely free. Orders will usually ship in 7-12 days through the United States Postal Service.

Order free at-home COVID-19 tests online at covidtes...

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covidtests.gov Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: October 11, 2021

Local COVID-19 Information & Resources

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

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.

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Posted on: January 5, 2022

Northeast Health District Drive-Through COVID-19 Testing Site Relocates to Holland Park

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In order to meet increased demand for COVID-19 testing, the drive-through testing site operated by Mako Medical in partnership with the Northeast Health District and the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government has relocated. The testing site had been oper...

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Northeast Health District Testing Pre-Registration Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: January 5, 2022

25th Declaration of Local Emergency Approved on January 5 Continues Mask Requirement

Coronavirus COVID-19 Update - Mayor & Commission

The Mayor and Commission approved a 25th declaration of a local state of emergency at their Regular Session on January 4, 2021. The declaration is in effect through February 8, 2021 unless extended, rescinded, superseded, or altered by the Mayor and Commi...

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25th Declaration of Local Emergency Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: January 6, 2022

CDC Expands Booster Shot Eligibility & Strengthens Recommendations for 12-17 Year Olds

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

On Wednesday, January 5, 2022 CDC endorsed the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices’ (ACIP) recommendation to expand eligibility of booster doses to those 12 to 15 years old. CDC now recommends that adolescents age 12 to 17 years old sho...

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Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: January 6, 2022

TSPLOST 2023 Committee Recommended Projects & Upcoming Public Meeting/Comment Opportunities

TSPLOST Recommended List & Public Meeting / Comment Opportunities

The Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (TSPLOST) 2023 Advisory Committee recommended a list of projects to the Mayor and Commission on December 14, 2021 as part of a possible TSPLOST 2023 program for Athens-Clarke County. The committee ...

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

ACCGov Police Chief Cleveland Spruill Retiring March 10

ACCGov Police Chief Cleveland Spruill Retiring as of March 10, 2022

Athens-Clarke County Police Chief Cleveland Spruill has announced his retirement from law enforcement and resignation as Police Chief as of March 10, 2022. He was appointed to the position by Manager Blaine Williams in February 2019.

"This decision is...

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