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Heating Safety Tips

Did you know that heating equipment is one of the leading causes of home fire deaths and that half of those types of fires are reported in December, January, or February?"I hope everyone had a great Christmas Holiday and a

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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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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,