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Thanksgiving Safety Tips from Athens Fire/Rescue

There's just one week until Thanksgiving and you know what that means. Lots of cooking!"The holiday season is upon us, so here are some turkey frying and cooking safety tips," said Fire Marshal Lance West. "Following these tips while the

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FY 2022 Tourism Development Grant Applications Available

City of Athens Issues Fiscal Year 2022 Tourism Development GrantThe City of Athens is now accepting applications from local organizations seeking project funding to promote tourism and attract overnight visitors to AthensATHENS - The City of Athens is now accepting

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October is Fire Prevention Month: Tips from Athens Fire and Rescue

It is that time of year again!"October is Fire Prevention Month," said Athens Fire Marshal Lance West, "so, we just want to give you some information on Fire safety in the home."Let's find out what your smoke alarm and Carbon

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Street Closures & Projects

October 6:S. Gauntt St. and part of W. College St. will be closed from the intersection of Sawyer St. and S. Gauntt St. to the intersection of McGee St. and W. College St. starting tomorrow (10/7/2021) at 8:30am until end

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Call for Projects: Application for Public Funding

The City of Athens is currently soliciting proposals by outside organizations for funding assistance for the 2022 Fiscal Year.Organizations requesting funds for public purposes must complete an application. All applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 15,