1. Leaf and Limb Map

    ACC leaf and limb crews will collect material in Area D during the week of October 26-30

    ACC leaf and limb crews will collect material in Area D during the week of October 26-30. Read on...
  2. GDOT Seeks Public Input on Bridge Replacement Project on SR 15/SR 10 Loop at SR 8/US 29 by Nov. 16

    GDOT Seeks Public Input for Bridge Replacement on SR 15/SR 10 Loop at SR 8/US 29 Until Nov. 16

    The Georgia Department of Transportation is seeking public input on a proposal to replace the bridges located on SR 15/SR 10 Loop at SR 8/US 29 until Monday, November 16. Read on...
  3. Ballot dropbox

    Six Secure Drop Boxes for Absentee Ballots

    In accordance with Chapter 183-1 of the Georgia Election Code, the Board of Elections has installed a secure drop box for absentee ballots. Read on...
  4. Computation and Canvassing of Absentee Ballots Cast in the November 3 General Election

    Early Processing of Absentee Ballots Cast in the November 3 General Election

    Pursuant to the State Election Board Emergency Rule 183-1-14-0.7-.15, the Athens-Clarke County Board of Elections will begin processing the Absentee Ballots cast in the November 3, 2020 General Election on the following dates: Read on...
  5. Athens Community Corps (A-Corps) Seeks Applicants - Deadline Extended until Oct. 26

    ACCGov Launches Athens Community Corps (A-Corps) Program for Workforce Development

    A-Corps is a comprehensive professional and personal development experience that will bring together a team of 10 participants for 11 months for full-time employment with benefits by ACCGov. Read on...
  6. 2020 Sustained Excellence words with green and blue WaterSense logo

    Athens-Clarke County Wins WaterSense Sustained Excellence Award

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recognized Athens-Clarke County Public Utilities Department with a 2020 WaterSense Sustained Excellence Award for promoting WaterSense and water efficiency in 2019. Read on...www.thinkatthesink.com
  7. Call for Public Art: Oconee Rivers Greenway Network Connectors

    Athens Cultural Affairs Commission Call for Public Art - Greenway Network Connectors

    The Athens Cultural Affairs Commission (ACAC) invites professional artists to submit a proposal and images of a public art concept for the Oconee Rivers Greenway (ORG) trail construction project in Athens, Georgia. Read on...
  8. Funded through the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government (ACCGov) and the federal CARES Act, the J

    2nd Round of Grants & Loans for ACC Businesses & Non-Profits with 1-20 Employees Open Oct. 13-27

    Applications open at 8:00 a.m. on Tues., Oct. 13, with a deadline of Tues., Oct. 27. These grants and low-interest loans are targeted to both small businesses and 501c(3) non-profits with 1-20 employees physically located in Athens-Clarke County. Read on...
  9. College Square Closes to Vehicles for Six-Month Pedestrian & Dining Plaza Pilot Project

    College Square Closes to Vehicles for Six-Month Pedestrian & Dining Plaza Pilot Project

    College Avenue between East Clayton Street and East Broad Street, commonly known as College Square, is closed to vehicles as of Thursday, October 8 for a six-month pedestrian and dining plaza pilot project. Read on...
  10. Coronavirus COVID-19 Update - Mayor & Commission

    Ninth Declaration of Local Emergency Approved by Mayor & Commission

    The Mayor and Commission approved the ninth declaration of a local state of emergency on October 6, which continues a requirement for face covers in entities and public spaces. The declaration continues in effect until Nov. 6. Read on...
  11. ACCGov to Purchase Rock Hill Quarry in Athens for Long-Term Water Storage

    ACCGov to Purchase Rock Hill Quarry in Athens for Long-Term Water Storage

    ACCGov has agreed to purchase the Rock Hill Quarry in Athens for long-term water storage for drought resilience. Once completed in FY2034, it is expected to hold between 4-5 billion gallons of water. Read on...
  12. Early/Advance Voting for the Nov. 3, 2020 General/Special Election

    Advance Voting- 2020 General / Special Election

    Advance Voting Locations for the November 3, 2020 General / Special Election Read on...
  13. Request an Absentee Ballot for November 3 General/ Special Election Online

    Request an Absentee Ballot Online

    Registered voters can request an absentee ballot through the Georgia Secretary of State's online portal. Read on...
  14. Coronavirus COVID-19 Update - Mayor & Commission

    Athens CARES Funding of $6.6 Million

    On August 11, 2020, the ACCGov Mayor and Commission authorized the execution of the Coronavirus Relief Fund terms and conditions agreement and disbursement of $5.29 million funds for a variety of community services through December 30, 2020. Read on...
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