City of Athens, TX Blog


Heat-Related Illness Prevention

Heat is one of the leading weather-related killers in the United States, according to the National Weather Service, and Athens Fire/Rescue Fire Marshal Lance West wants residents to be safe. "We are going into the hot time of year, so


Mark Carroll Appointed for City Council

The Athens City Council unanimously appointed Mark Carroll to fill the unexpired term for Council Member Place 1 during Monday night's meeting.The Place 1 seat was left vacant when Toni Garrard Clay was appointed to serve as Mayor earlier this


Street Closures & Projects

July 1, 2021:We will have Bryson St. shut down from S. Prairieville to Maryland Dr. on Tuesday, July 6 for utility repairs.June 30, 2021: Murchison Street from East Tyler Street to the entrance of CVS Pharmacy will be closed through noon