ALERTS

Lifted Boil Order - January 09, 2018

Visit http://athensil.com/recent-news for more info.  [more...]

Close

Recent News

The City of Athens staff strive to keep you updated on all matters related to your community. If you do not find the information you need, please contact our office and we will gladly assist you!  Subscribe today and receive up to the minute News and important Alerts delivered straight to your inbox.

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...

Read More

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. 

Read More

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...

Read More

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...

Read More

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...

Read More

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...

Read More

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...

Read More

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...

Read More

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...

Read More

*SCAM ALERT*

12/22/2016

SCAM ALERT

The Athens Police Department has received information that some local residents have been targets of a “virtual kidnapping” scam. The callers claim to have kidnapped the victim’s loved...

Read More

Employment Opportunity

12/1/2016

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

Applicants must possess a Class 2 Certification in Waste Water. They also must have experience in...

Read More

Petitions

11/16/2016

Petitions are now available at City Hall for the upcoming election on April 4, 2017. The following seats will be available: Mayor, Clerk, Treasurer, Ward 1 Alderman (2 spots), Ward 2 Alderman, and...

Read More

« Older News Items