Author Archives: Athens County Emergency Management Agency

About Athens County Emergency Management Agency

Emergency Management Agency is the central point of coordination within the county for response and recovery to disasters. The primary focus of the agency when not in a response or recovery mode is to ensure that the county and citizens residing in it, are prepared to respond to an emergency or disaster and to lead mitigation efforts against the effects of future disasters.

City of Nelsonville Boil Order

The Nelsonville Water Department has issued a boil order for the following areas. Burr Oak Blvd from Walnut Street to the Village of Buchtel, this includes The Village of Buchtel, Crihfield Drive, Hillside Drive, Starr Drive, Runyon Lane, Blair Court, … Continue reading

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This Wednesday County Road 89, “Rainbow Lake Road” will close for 3 weeks. Closure is for slip repair just west of Gilkey Ridge Road.

CR 89, “Rainbow Lake Road”  at 0.88 miles west of the intersection with Gilkey Ridge Rd (TR69A) will close for a slip repair project starting 8am Wednesday 10/9/19 for 3 weeks.

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Little Hocking Water District Boil Alert

The Little Hocking Water District has issued a boil alert through noon tomorrow due to a water line repair. Customers may also experience low water pressure through the period.

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Kuhns Road (CR 94) closing Monday Sep 16-17 for Culvert Replacement.

County Road 94 Kuhns Road will  be closed from the intersection of  CR 99 Robinson Rd to the intersection of CR 37 West Kasler Creek for Culvert Replacement. The road will be closed September 16th at 8am through September 17th 3:30pm.

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Marietta Run Road (TWP Rd 196) Closing Tomorrow through Friday.

Marietta Run Rd (TR 196) will close 1.9 miles from SR 329 for a bridge repair project. The road will be closed 9/11/19 at 8 am to 9/13/19 at 2:30 pm.

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Athens County Emergency Management Request Your Help…

Athens County is updating its Hazard Mitigation Plan. The Hazard Mitigation Plan serves as the county’s “road map” for FEMA assisted mitigation dollars. The more public support and participation received, the more the plan serves its intended purpose and solidifies … Continue reading

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Starting Monday, Strouds Run Road Scheduled to close 3-weeks for Slip Repair

Co Rd 20 (Strouds Run Road) from Twp Rd 212 (State Park Rd) to Twp Rd 213 (Peach Ridge Rd) will close Monday, August 26 at 7 am through September 20 for a slip repair project. To accommodate visitors of … Continue reading

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Wolfe Bennett Road Closure

Co Rd 73 (Wolfe Bennett Rd) at the bridge at 15475 Wolfe Bennett Road, will close Thursday, August 15, 2019 at 7:30 am for approximately 3 weeks for a bridge replacement project.

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Athens City Boil Order for Rose Alley

A water break at 21 Rose Alley has issued a boil order for Rose Alley residences until 12pm Tuesday, August 13th.

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Increased Chance of Severe Thunderstorms Today

  The threat of damaging winds and large hail for this afternoon and evening has also expanded. There is also a risk of flash flooding in some areas.  

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