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Coronavirus Updates

2 Alerts
August 21, 2020 8:11 PM

Masks On, Athens! Face Cover Requirement

On Tuesday, August 18, the Athens-Clarke County Mayor and Commission approved the 7th Declaration of a Local State of Emergency Related to COVID-19.

Section 6 of the declaration includes a requirement for the public to wear masks/face covers that cover...

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March 13, 2020 2:42 PM

Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates

For updates on the ACCGov response and service changes related to the coronavirus COVID-19 disease, visit www.accgov.com/coronavirus.

Emergency Alerts

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Missing Persons / Be On the Lookout (BOLO) Watches

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Road & Location Advisories

6 Alerts
October 1, 2020 2:51 PM

All lanes of Inner 10 Loop blocked just before Oglethorpe Ave exit. Avoid the area.

All lanes of Inner 10 Loop blocked just before Oglethorpe Ave exit. Avoid the area.

All lanes of Inner 10 Loop blocked just before Oglethorpe Ave exit. Avoid the area.

October 1, 2020 7:41 AM

W Broad St will be down to 1 westbound lane from Sycamore Dr to the river bridge. Expect delays.

W Broad St will be down to 1 westbound lane from Sycamore Dr to the river bridge. Expect delays.

Water main break on W Broad St between Sycamore Dr and Atlanta Hwy. Only 1 westbound lane will be open. Seek alternate route and expect delays into the evening.

September 30, 2020 6:25 PM

Lexington Rd shut down at Midway Rd due to accident. Seek alternate route.

Lexington Rd shut down at Midway Rd due to accident. Seek alternate route.

Lexington Rd shut down at Midway Rd due to accident. Seek alternate route.

September 28, 2020 8:27 PM

Accident Oconee St at exit ramp from the Inner Loop. West bound lanes are blocked on Oconee.

Accident on Oconee St at exit ramp from the Inner Loop. West bound lanes on Oconee are blocked. Please seek an alternate route.

April 5, 2020 4:13 PM

Single Lane Closures During Overnight Resurfacing Project of US 78/SR 10 Loop

Construction partners with the Georgia Department of Transportation will implement single lane closures along the upcoming US 78/SR 10 Loop resurfacing project. The closures will occur nightly from 8:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m., weather permitting.

Construction partners with the Georgia Department of Transportation will implement single lane closures along the upcoming US 78/SR 10 Loop resurfacing project. The closures will occur nightly from 8:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m.

Crews are permitted to work...

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March 5, 2020 12:06 PM

Speed Limit Temporarily Reduced to 35 mph on Northbound Portion of Mitchell Bridge Road

The speed limit for a portion of Mitchell Bridge Rd. located before the Middle Oconee River bridge heading northeast is temporarily reduced to 35 mph until further notice due to road work. Crews will complete repairs as weather permits.

The speed limit for a portion of Mitchell Bridge Rd. located before the Middle Oconee River bridge heading northeast is temporarily reduced to 35 mph until further notice due to road work in the area. The affected area is a strip of uneven surface...

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Service Changes

2 Alerts
September 10, 2020 2:48 PM

Transit Buses Fare Free from Sep. 10 - Dec. 31, 2020

Starting Thursday, September 10, ACCGov Transit is fare free through the end of 2020. Anyone can ride Transit buses to any destination throughout Athens-Clarke County for free during this time.

Please note, due to COVID-19, the last drop-off is at 7:00...

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September 8, 2020 11:27 AM

Leaf & Limb Collection Suspended Sep. 8-11

Leaf & Limb collection is suspended Sep. 8-11.

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Water & Sewer Advisories

2 Alerts
October 1, 2020 9:11 AM

Water Main Break on Atlanta Highway at the Middle Oconee River bridge

The Athens-Clarke County Public Utilities Department is repairing a water main break on Atlanta Highway at the Middle Oconee River bridge. No service interruptions are expected, and repairs are expected to be complete around lunch.

Westbound traffic is...

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July 27, 2020 9:36 AM

Service Interruption on Freeman Circle Due to Damaged Hydrant

A fire hydrant was damaged on Freeman Circle. Water service will be turned off to Freeman Circle on Tuesday, July 28 in order to make repairs. The service outage is anticipated to last approximately 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

After repairs are made, customers...

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