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Public Safety Announcement - November 17, 2017

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Public Safety Announcement

11/17/2017

To promote the safety and welfare of our citizens and guests to our community attending the semi-final football play-off game Saturday, November 18, 2017, the Athens Police Department will be...

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Notice of Public Sale

11/16/2017

NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE OF REAL PROPERTY OWNED BY THE CITY OF ATHENS

Notice is hereby given that on Monday December 4, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. the City of Athens, of Menard County, Illinois (hereinafter...

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Job Opening-Utility Billing Clerk

10/10/2017

The City of Athens is hiring for the  open Utility Billing Clerk position:

The position is full-time, Monday through Friday from 8 AM to 4:30 PM.

Applications can be picked up at City Hall...

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Oil & Chip for City Streets

9/27/2017

Please click the link below to see the current oil and chip schedule and street closure listings:

https://www.municipalimpact.com/documents/75/SKM_C224e17092709480.pdf

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Public Notice

9/27/2017

PUBLIC NOTICE

 The City of Athens is accepting “Sealed Bids” for the sale of a 2012 Ford F150 VIN# 1FTFW1EF4CKE38220, police squad truck.  The truck is a Four wheel drive crew cab equipped with...

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Hydrant Flushing

9/6/2017

The hydrant-flushing program is very important to the maintenance of the Athens Water distribution system.  Each year, the Water Department along with the Athens Fire Department opens hydrants...

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Athens Pharmacy

8/8/2017

Come on out to the Athens Pharmacy located at 202 N. West Street this Saturday, August 12, for their grand opening!

From 1PM to 3PM there will be live music, door prizes, cake, ice cream, and...

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City of Athens Ordinances

7/25/2017

The Athens Illinois City Code is now available online! Visit the link here to view all current city codes. 

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Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Athens Area Food Pantry

7/21/2017

The Athens Area Food Pantry will be breaking ground on their new facility on Saturday July 22nd and community attendance is welcomed! There will be a short ceremony beginning at 10 AM.

The...

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Job Opening

6/15/2017

The City of Athens is currently seeking a Full-time Class A Water Operator.

Applicants must possess a Class A license through the Illinois EPA and must have experience operating a Class A Water...

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City Hall Closures

5/16/2017

City Hall, including the Water Department, will be CLOSED on Thursday, May 18 and Friday, May 19. The office employees will be attending an Illinois Rural Water Conference during this time and...

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Employment Opportunity

5/16/2017

The City of Athens is currently seeking applicants for the position of Water Plant Operator.

Applicants must possess a State of Illinois Class A Water Operator License. They also must have...

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Hydrant Flushing

4/19/2017

After some customer complaints this morning about cloudy water, our crew is out flushing hydrants to resolve the matter.

Please note that we are not under any boil orders and that the water is...

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Notice for Athens Water Customers

3/30/2017

Disconnect notices were mailed out on March 20 to all Athens water customers with an outstanding balance. Enclosed in the envelope was a letter explaining that a batch of bills had been destroyed...

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February Water Bills

3/8/2017

It has come to our attention that a large group of our water customers have not yet received their water bills. 

Bills were all mailed on February 28th, so most everyone should have received them...

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