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Boil Water Advisory Canceled (06/05/18)

The Boil Water Advisory for Athens water customers in the area of Sunny Meadows, Ridgeway Drive, Old Pisgah Road, Sunny Drive, Butternut Drive, Hidden Meadows, and Elm Street has been canceled.

Boil water advisory for specified Athens water customers (06/01/18)

The Town of Athens has issued a boil water advisory for the following areas of its system: Sunny Meadows, Ridgeway Drive, Old Pisgah Road, Sunny Drive, Butternut Drive, Hidden Meadows, and Elm Street. Possible contamination has been caused by a break in a water line....

JOB OPPORTUNITY: MAINTENANCE WORKER

Full-Time. Duties include, but not limited to, garbage pickup, reading meters, maintenance on water and sewer lines. Must be available to work overtime if needed and take weekend call every other weekend. Applicants must have a valid driver’s license and pass a drug...

Town of Athens to Hold an Open House on Comprehensive Plan Update

The Town of Athens is hosting an Open House to gather citizen input on the draft comprehensive plan.  All residents, business owners, and other interested persons are invited and encouraged to attend the meeting, which is being held on Wednesday, May 2nd from 4:00pm...

Municipal Sales and Service Tax

Notice is hereby given that the Town of Athens, a municipal corporation, will hold a hearing before the final vote on a proposed ordinance, the principal object of which is the raising of revenue for the municipality. The title of such ordinance is “Municipal Sales...

Fire Hydrant Testing To Begin May 11

In cooperation with the Town of Athens, the Athens Volunteer Fire Department (AVFD) will begin hydrant testing again soon. Below is a tentative schedule, which may change as conditions warrant. The AVFD wants to advise our residents that sediment in the lines may...

Athens Conducting Online Community Survey

The Town of Athens is currently in the process of developing a comprehensive plan.  The purpose of a comprehensive plan is to identify issues and concerns of residents and visitors alike that are affecting the quality of life for those that live and work in Athens....

Trick or Treating!

  Trick or treating will be Monday October 31st from 6pm to 8pm!  

Welcome to the new Website!

Welcome to our new website!  First, let us apologize if you visited the site yesterday or today (March 28th/29th) and sent us a message using the contact form.  The web designer accidentally used a non-working email address so please send us another message now. The...

Film being produced in Athens…

On Sunday April 24, Scott Martin will be filming at the Athens Town Park on Vermillion Street. People wanting to be extras for a web based comedy called “Small Town America” are needed.  Shooting takes place at the Athens Park from 9 am to 6 pm. You can e-mail Scott...