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Posted on: February 12, 2019

Tree Planting in Broadacres Community for Georgia Arbor Day on Fri., Feb. 15

Tree Planting at Broadacres Community for GA Arbor Day

Funded by a grant from Keep America Beautiful and the Lowe’s Foundation to the Athens-Clarke County Community Tree Council (CTC), the CTC, along with assistance from Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful, Athens-Clarke County Landscape Management, and the A...

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Residents Sought for Citizens Government Academy Nine-Week Program by March 8

Citizens Government Academy

The Athens-Clarke County Unified Government is accepting applications for the 2019 Citizens Government Academy. The nine-week program runs on Wednesday evenings, March 27 through May 22, from 5:30 until 8:00 p.m. The Citizens Government Academy seeks to p...

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Posted on: February 11, 2019

SPLOST 2020 Comment Form & Submitted Project Details Now Online

SPLOST 2020 Comment Form & Submitted Project Details Now Online

A public comment form and individual project webpages for all 88 projects submitted by Athens-Clarke County departments, outside organizations, and individuals for possible inclusion in the SPLOST 2020 program are now available online at www.accgov.com/sp...

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Posted on: January 18, 2019

Manager Blaine Williams Appoints Michelle Nguyen as New ACC Economic Development Department Director

Michelle Nguyen

Manager Blaine Williams has appointed Michelle Nguyen as the Director for the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government's Economic Development Department. Nguyen, who has served as Interim Director since September 1, begins in her new position immediately.

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Posted on: January 18, 2019

Manager Blaine Williams Appoints Michelle Nguyen as New ACC Economic Development Department Director

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Manager Blaine Williams has appointed Michelle Nguyen as the Director for the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government's Economic Development Department. Nguyen, who has served as Interim Director since September 1, begins in her new position immediately.

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Posted on: February 8, 2019

New Fire Engine to be put in service

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This new fire engine for Fire Station 5 on Whit Davis Road is a 2019 Emergency-One Cyclone II Pumper. This single axle apparatus has a 450 horsepower Cummins engine with a 780 gallon water tank. The single stage Hale pump will provide 1,250 gallons of wat...

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Posted on: February 12, 2019

Tree Planting in Broadacres Community for Georgia Arbor Day on Fri., Feb. 15

Tree Planting at Broadacres Community for GA Arbor Day

Funded by a grant from Keep America Beautiful and the Lowe’s Foundation to the Athens-Clarke County Community Tree Council (CTC), the CTC, along with assistance from Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful, Athens-Clarke County Landscape Management, and the A...

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Video of Mayor & Commission Work Session Online & on ACTV

Mayor and Commission Work Session

Video of the Mayor & Commission Work Session from February 12, 2019 is available on-demand online at www.accgov.com/videos and www.youtube.com/accgov.

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Residents Sought for Citizens Government Academy Nine-Week Program by March 8

Citizens Government Academy

The Athens-Clarke County Unified Government is accepting applications for the 2019 Citizens Government Academy. The nine-week program runs on Wednesday evenings, March 27 through May 22, from 5:30 until 8:00 p.m. The Citizens Government Academy seeks to p...

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Posted on: February 11, 2019

SPLOST 2020 Comment Form & Submitted Project Details Now Online

SPLOST 2020 Comment Form & Submitted Project Details Now Online

A public comment form and individual project webpages for all 88 projects submitted by Athens-Clarke County departments, outside organizations, and individuals for possible inclusion in the SPLOST 2020 program are now available online at www.accgov.com/sp...

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Posted on: February 1, 2019

KACCB Litter Survey available through March 30

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Seriously… Take the litter survey!

Help reduce litter in Athens

The Athens-Clarke County Litter Abatement Steering Committee is conducting a survey to help direct litter abatement initiatives. The purpose of this committee is to work towards the ...

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Posted on: February 6, 2019

Video of Mayor & Commission Meeting Online & on ACTV

Mayor and Commission Regular Session

Video of the Mayor & Commission Regular Session from February 5, 2019 is available on-demand online at www.accgov.com/videos and www.youtube.com/accgov.

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Posted on: February 5, 2019

Two Calls for Public Art - Cooperative Extension Service Center and Fire Station 2

Two Calls for Public Art - Cooperative Extension Service Center and Fire Station 2

The Athens Cultural Affairs Commission (ACAC) invites professional artists to submit proposals for consideration in two separate projects; the Cooperative Extension Service Center (SPLOST 2011 Project #10) and Fire Station 2 (SPLOST 2011 Project #3). The ...

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Posted on: January 18, 2019

Manager Blaine Williams Appoints Michelle Nguyen as New ACC Economic Development Department Director

Michelle Nguyen

Manager Blaine Williams has appointed Michelle Nguyen as the Director for the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government's Economic Development Department. Nguyen, who has served as Interim Director since September 1, begins in her new position immediately.

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

Stormwater Utility Fee Review & Public Meetings

Stormwater Utility Fee Review & Public Meetings

The Athens-Clarke County Stormwater Management Program and Stantec Consulting are working together to conduct a comprehensive review of the Stormwater Utility Fee. We need your input!

Our review consists of two phases. The first phase looked at the existin...

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Posted on: February 15, 2019

Children's Play Area planned at Sandy Creek Nature Center

The next big thing at Sandy Creek Nature Center is a major addition that will provide children an outdoor natural area for play and environmental discovery. With features such as trails, boulders, special plantings, a small pond and natural boundaries, th...

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Posted on: February 15, 2019

Spring Art Class Registration

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department continues online registration for art classes at Lyndon House Arts Center.An array of classes, including children and adults, beginner and advanced, is available in a variety of disciplines.

The adult a...

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Public Information Open House Planned Regarding Firefly Trail Extension

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will host a public information open house on Tuesday, February 26 regarding proposed plans for the extension of the Firefly Trail from the end of the existing Firefly Trail at Old Winterville Road to Ha...

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Posted on: February 12, 2019

Spring Adult Sports Registration

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department continues online registration for its adult sports programs.The Adult Softball program is open to church, co-ed, women’s, and men's/open. The season begins on Monday, March 4. All games are pl...

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Posted on: February 11, 2019

Athens Creative Theatre Presents “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf”

Athens Creative Theatre (ACT) presents “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf” at Quinn Hall at Memorial Park.A college professor and his wife invite a younger academic and his wife over for drinks after a late-night party, leading ...

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Leisure Services News
Posted on: February 7, 2019

Volunteer Trail Guides Needed

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department is recruiting Trail Guides to assist with elementary school field studies at Sandy Creek Nature Center by leading small groups of students along the Nature Center’s trails. Field study program...

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Posted on: February 6, 2019

ACC Leisure Services Hiring Summer Staff

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department is now hiring for approximately 120 summer positions. Applications are currently being accepted for camp staff, lifeguards, and pool clerks.Applicants may apply online at www.accgov.com/jobs.For more in...

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Posted on: February 4, 2019

ACC Leisure Services to Host “Bark at the Moon Hike” at Southeast Clarke Park

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present “Bark at the Moon Night Hike” on Tuesday, February 19 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Southeast Clarke Park.Participants are invited to bring their dog along for a ni...

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Posted on: February 4, 2019

Leisure Services Department Announces Spring Programs

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department announces its spring program opportunities for 2019.

A diverse selection highlighting the arts, environmental science, recreation, sports, and holiday events are planned for adults and children. A comple...

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Posted on: January 30, 2019

East Athens Educational Dance Center to Present Annual Production at Morton Theatre

The East Athens Educational Dance Center (EAEDC) will present itsAnnual Dance Production at the Morton Theatre. This year’s title is “Dance around the World."“Dance around the World” is a celebration of dance a...

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Posted on: January 24, 2019

February Out of School Programs

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will host Out of School programs on Monday, February 18.These programs serve children ages 6-12.“Game Day Mania” is scheduled from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at East Athens Community Center (EACC) located at...

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Posted on: December 4, 2018

Pre-Schooler Programs at Rocksprings Park

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present several programs for toddlers and pre-schoolers and their parents this winter at Rocksprings Park.“Buddy Elf’s Holiday Happenings” is planned for Monday, Decem...

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Posted on: December 3, 2018

"Journey Through the Stars" at Sandy Creek Nature Center

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present will “Journey through the Stars” this winter at the planetarium at Sandy Creek Nature Center.

“Winter Skies” is planned for Saturday, December 15 from...

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Posted on: November 27, 2018

“Paint Night” at East Athens Community Center

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will offer three “Paint Night” programs this winter at East Athens Community Center.

Need to plan a family night or a fun date? Register for “Paint Night” at East ...

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Posted on: November 21, 2018

Exhibition of paintings by Antoine Stewart in the Lounge Gallery

The Lyndon House Arts Center’s Lounge Gallery series presents Citrine Visuals and exhibition of paintings by Antoine Stewart on view from December 8 through March 2, 2019. Gallery hours are Tuesday and Thursday: Noon- 9:00 p.m. and Wednesday, Fr...

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

Toddler Programs at Memorial Park

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department programs for toddlers this winter at Memorial Park.“Tiny Tales on Tuesdays” features story time and a craft. A different book is highlighted each week. This activity is open to child...

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Residents Sought for Citizens Government Academy Nine-Week Program by March 8

Citizens Government Academy

The Athens-Clarke County Unified Government is accepting applications for the 2019 Citizens Government Academy. The nine-week program runs on Wednesday evenings, March 27 through May 22, from 5:30 until 8:00 p.m. The Citizens Government Academy seeks to p...

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Posted on: February 1, 2019

KACCB Litter Survey

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Seriously… Take our litter Survey!

Help reduce litter in Athens

The Athens-Clarke County Litter Abatement Steering Committee is conducting a survey to help direct litter abatement initiatives. The purpose of this committee is to work towards the ...

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Posted on: February 11, 2019

SPLOST 2020 Comment Form & Submitted Project Details Now Online

SPLOST 2020 Comment Form & Submitted Project Details Now Online

A public comment form and individual project webpages for all 88 projects submitted by Athens-Clarke County departments, outside organizations, and individuals for possible inclusion in the SPLOST 2020 program are now available online at www.accgov.com/sp...

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

Stormwater Utility Fee Review & Public Meetings

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The Athens-Clarke County Stormwater Management Program and Stantec Consulting are working together to conduct a comprehensive review of the Stormwater Utility Fee. We need your input!

Our review consists of two phases. The first phase looked at the existin...

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