The Athens County Engineers Office will be closing County Road 67, Taylor Ridge Road between State Route 13 and Trimble Township Road 1038, Hunter Road in Trimble Township, Tuesday, May 19th, at 8 AM until 3:30 PM for culvert replacement, weather permitting. Please avoid this area.
The Buchtel Water and Sewer Department has CANCELED the boil order for 12th Street, First Street, Second Street, Third Street, Fourth Street, Wagner Street, Wilson Avenue, Stephenson Street and South Akron Avenue in the Village of Buchtel. The Buchtel Water and Sewer Department would like to thank Buchtel residents for their time and patience during this event.
The Ohio Department of Transportation, (ODOT) will be CLOSING State Route 78, located between Locust Street and Morgan Street in the Village of Glouster, on Monday, June 1, 2015, through Friday, June 5, 2015. The roadway will be closed between the hours of 7:00 AM until 3:00 PM each day. The roadway is being closed for culvert replacement. Please avoid this area.
The official ODOT detour for this road closure is; State Route 78 to State Route 685 to State Route 13 back to State Route 78.
The Plains Water and Sewer District will be closing East First Street between Arbor Drive and Maple Lane in The Plains at 8:00 AM, Monday, May 18th to repair a water leak. Please avoid this area.
The Athens County Engineer’s Office has reopened the bridge on Rome Township Road 230, Redbud Road 2/10 mile from Rome Township Road 231, Sharps Run Road in Rome Township. Thank you for your patience and cooperation during this project.
The Athens Township Trustees will be CLOSING Lavelle Road at 8987 Lavelle Road, on Thursday, May 14, 2015, from 8:00 AM until 3:00 PM. The roadway is being closed for culvert replacement. Please avoid this area.
The Plains Water and Sewer District will be closing South McDonald Street between East First Street and Johnson Road at 8:00 AM today, Wednesday, May 13th to repair a water leak. Please avoid this area.
May is Older Americans Month across the nation. Athens County is highlighting this celebration with Athens County Senior Safety Day on Thursday, May 21st at the Athens County Fairgrounds, 286 West Union Street in Athens, from 10:00AM to 2:00PM. Many groups from around Athens County have been working for months to plan a fun and informational event for everyone.
Information and services available at the event are;
- Door Prizes
- Free Give-A-Ways
- Medical Screenings
- Vehicle Safety Inspections
- Emergency Preparedness
- Special Needs & Mass Transportation
- Home Safety
- Crime Prevention
- Regional Senior Resources
Download a brochure – AC Senior Safety Day Brochure
For information visit our Web site: http://www.athensema.org or call (740) 594-2261
All Athens County is now under a Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 7:10PM, Monday, 5/11. Seek shelter if needed!
Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Eastern Athens County until 6:30pm, Monday 5/11, seek shelter if needed!