Public Information Office

  1. Public Invited to Provide Input on Transit Development Plan through Feb. 28

    Residents are invited to provide input on the Transit Development Plan, which identifies how Transit will meet state and local priorities for public transportation through operating changes, capital improvements, and strategic investments. Read on...
  2. Ongoing Road Closures Due to Damage from Flooding & Heavy Rains

    Several Athens-Clarke County roads will be closed indefinitely as crews work to design and replace failed stormwater pipes and culverts under the roads. Read on...
  3. Fowler Mill Road Bridge Temporary Repairs Complete - Road Open to Through Traffic

    Construction of temporary repairs to the Fowler Mill Road bridge will begin the week of January 9, 2023 with an anticipated reopening of the bridge by late March. A permanent bridge replacement is planned for construction in 2025. 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.

  • Manage and maintain ACTV, the government access channel, which is available on Spectrum Channel 180 and streams 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
  • Serve as the Camera Ready Liaison for productions in Athens-Clarke County
  • Administer the website
  • Administers the ACCGov to You program van and materials for in-person tabling at events
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