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Street Closures & Projects

May 21, 2021:The following road and intersection closures will be performed for Tuesday, May 25th, for underground utility work, weather permitting.    The right-hand lane of southbound Hwy. 19 will be closed. Traffic will be merged to the left lane

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City Hall will be Closed

Athens City Hall will be closed Friday, May 21, from 1 pm - 5 pm for staff to attend mandatory training. During this time utility bill payments can be made by phone by calling 855-612-9049, online at https://www.municipalonlinepayments.com/athenstx, or dropped

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Staying Safe in a Tornado

Two simple words can put Texans on edge: severe weather.Severe thunderstorms and tornadoes can cause death and destruction for those who aren't ready.“The tornado season is upon us and we want to make sure that the residents of Athens and