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News Flash

Posted on: November 29, 2018

2019 Call for Water Conservation Leadership Award Nominations

Cool frog leadership award

Do you know an individual, business, or organization that demonstrates wise water use?  If so, you may know the 2019 ACC Water Conservation Leadership Award recipient. Share with us your candidate's water-saving efforts and nominate them for the ...

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Nomination Form Public Utilities & Water Conservation
Posted on: November 29, 2018

Call for Entries: Ripple Effect Film Project

ripple effect

The Ripple Effect Film Project is accepting submissions for the film contest until January 25, 2019.  The contest is open to filmmakers of all ages and experience levels with a connection to Athens, GA.  

Finalist films will be shown at t...

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News Flash

Posted on: December 12, 2018

Would you like to become a Georgia Master Composter?


If you enjoy working with people, digging in the dirt and talking “trash,” the Georgia Master Composter Program is for you! Established in 2011, the program is both an adult education course and UGA Extension volunteer program.

Through ...

Click here to apply.

Additional Info... Solid Waste News
Posted on: November 30, 2018

For ACC Solid Waste Customers Only: 2018-19 Christmas & New Year’s Holiday Schedule

ACC Solid Waste logo

The Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Department will suspend garbage, recycling, and leaf & limb collections on Monday, December 24 2018, Tuesday December 25 2018 and Tuesday January 1st in recognition of the Christmas and New Year's Holidays. &nb...

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Posted on: November 8, 2018

Recycle Your Campaign Signs

We want you to Recycle

Now that Election Day is over (well mostly) don’t forget to take care of your campaign signs. Just please don’t send them to the landfill.

Check out these ideas and options for reusing or recycling campaign signs.

REUSE-Paint and reuse t...

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News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: December 11, 2018

ATTENTION PASSENGERS: Holiday Service Schedule Changes-Athens-Clarke County Transit


Athens-Clarke County Transit will operate a Holiday Schedule Beginning December 13 – January 1, 2019 resuming regular service on January 2nd. 

Limited Service for Routes:

12 Riverbend

14 Lakeside

No Service for Routes:


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Transit News
Posted on: November 26, 2018

Help Athens-Clarke County Transit ‘Stuff-a-Bus’ to end hunger in northeast Georgia.

ACC Transit Annual Food Drive

Benefiting the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia, Athens-Clarke County Transit is hosting their annual “Stuff-a-Bus” event. A bus, decked-out for the Holidays, will be staged at the following locations where people are encouraged to donate non-perishable foo...

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Transit News
Posted on: December 6, 2018

MACORTS to host public input sessions, request resident input on amendments to two plans by Dec. 17

Transit Public Meeting

Madison Athens-Clarke Oconee Regional Transportation Study (MACORTS), the cooperative transportation planning body for the urbanized area which includes Athens-Clarke County, portions of southern Madison County and northern Oconee Co...

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MACORTS website Transit News