1. 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...
  2. Interim Chief Nate Moss Appointed as Fire Chief and Fire and Emergency Services Director

    Interim Chief Nate Moss Appointed as Fire Chief and Fire and Emergency Services Director

    Manager Blaine Williams has appointed Nate Moss as Fire Chief and Fire and Emergency Services Department Director. Moss has served as Interim Chief since the retirement of Jeff Scarbrough in October 2023. Read on...
  3. Dancing though Light News Flash

    East Athens Educational Dance Center Presents "Dancing through Light" at the Morton

    The East Athens Educational Dance Center presents its annual production of “Dancing through Light” at 7:00 PM on Saturday, February 24th, 2024 and 3:00 PM on Sunday, February 25th at the Morton Theatre Read on...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. ACCGov Achieves 2nd What Works Cities Silver Certification for Use of Data in Decision Making

    ACCGov Achieves 2nd What Works Cities Silver Certification for Use of Data in Decision Making

    Athens-Clarke County has achieved its second What Works Cities Silver Level Certification for establishing exceptional data capabilities to inform policy decisions, allocate funding, improve services, evaluate program effectiveness, and engage residents. 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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