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Posted on: June 20, 2018

Fire & Emergency Services Receives Four Donated AEDs During National EMS Week

Fire Department Receives Four Donated AEDs

Athens-Clarke County Fire and Emergency Services recently received four Automatic External Defibrillators (AEDs) donated by National EMS Incorporated in celebration of national Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week in May. National EMS is giving back to t...

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

Future Land Use Plan on Agenda for Adoption by Mayor & Commission

Mayor & Commission Consider Adoption of Future Land Use Plan

The Athens-Clarke County Planning Commission has recommended the adoption of a new Future Land Use Plan by the Athens-Clarke County Mayor and Commission in accordance with the procedures of Section 9-4-3 of the Athens-Clarke County Code of Ordinances, ava...

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2018 Comprehensive Plan Website ACC Public Information Office News
Posted on: June 11, 2018

Mike Mathews Named New Airport Director for Athens-Ben Epps Airport

Mike Mathews

Manager Blaine Williams has named Mike Mathews as the new Director of the Athens-Ben Epps Airport for the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government. He will begin his new position on July 9, 2018. Mathews has served as the Director of the Richard B. Russell...

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Posted on: June 5, 2018

Temporary Changes to Animal Control Shelter & Service Hours

Temporary Changes for Animal Control Shelter & Service Hours

The Animal Control Division of the Athens-Clarke County Central Services Department is implementing two temporary changes due to current staff vacancies in part-time Animal Control Officer and Animal Caretaker positions. The changes will be in effect unti...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Landscape Management's Terry Gant Named 2018 ACC Public Works Employee of the Year

2018 Public Works Employee of the Year Terry Gant and Manager Blaine Williams

As part of National Public Works Week during May 20-26, the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government recognized Terry Gant of the Central Services Department's Landscape Management Division as the 2018 Public Works Employee of the Year. Gant is a Crew Lead...

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