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Posted on: June 26, 2019

Josh Edwards Named New Assistant Manager for Athens-Clarke County Unified Government

Josh Edwards Named Assistant Manager

Manager Blaine Williams has named Josh Edwards as the new Assistant Manager for the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government. Edwards will assist with managing the day-to-day operations of assigned departments and serve as a liaison to the Manager. His fir...

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

Wayfair to Create More Than 500 Jobs in Athens-Clarke County

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Gov. Brian P. Kemp announced today that Wayfair, one of the world's largest online destinations for home goods, will create 500 jobs and invest more than $8 million in a customer support facility in Athens.

“Wayfair’s decision to locate their new customer ...

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Posted on: June 12, 2019

Trans. & Public Works Director Drew Raessler Accepts Position with Cobb Co. Dept. of Transportation

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Athens-Clarke County Transportation and Public Works Director Drew Raessler has resigned effective June 18, 2019 to accept a position as the Deputy Director of the Cobb County Department of Transportation in metro Atlanta. In this new position, he will be...

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

Judd Drake Named Sole Finalist for Athens-Clarke County Attorney Position

Judd Drake Named Sole Finalist for Athens-Clarke County Attorney

Mayor Kelly Girtz announces that Judd Drake is the sole finalist for the position of Attorney for the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government. Current Attorney Bill Berryman is retiring as of June 30, 2019 after serving in the position since 2003.

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Posted on: May 13, 2019

ACC Tag Office Closing on May 23 at Noon & May 24 for New Statewide System Upgrade

ACC Tag Office Closing on May 23 at Noon & May 24 for New Statewide System Upgrade

The Georgia Department of Revenue (DOR) is installing a new state-of-the-art system, Georgia Driver Record and Integrated Vehicle Enterprise System (DRIVES), to upgrade and modernize the vehicle registration and titling system. The new Georgia DRIVES syst...

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Posted on: May 9, 2019

Athens-Clarke County Attorney Bill Berryman Retiring June 30

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Athens-Clarke County Attorney Bill Berryman is retiring from his position on June 30, 2019 at the conclusion of this fiscal year. Berryman has planned his retirement for several years, having served as Athens-Clarke’s attorney since 2003. Prior ...

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Posted on: March 20, 2019

Updated 2019 Edition of ACC From A to Z Guide Now Available in Print & Digital Versions

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The 2019 revised and updated edition of the Athens-Clarke County Public Information Office's ACC from A to Z: A Guide to the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government and Community Services is now available to the public. The guide contains contact...

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