City of Athens... A Place to Call Home!

In the City of Athens, we are defined less by boundaries on a map than by the sense of shared values our residents hold dear. Small town values, guided growth, preservation of historical, cultural, and natural heritage are just a few of the core principles that make the City of Athens a wonderful place to call home. 

Upcoming Events

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Athens Farmer's Market


Athens Farmer's Market

Wednesdays, 4:00-7:00

June 3rd - September 30th

Athens Community Park

210 Dottie Bednarko Dr. 

Recent News

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Pet Pantry


The Animal Abusive Protection Program Pet Pantry is open for business! A huge thank you to Jim Roles for designing, building and donating the new pantry.

The new pantry is located next to the bathrooms at the Athens Community Park. We have filled it with...

Job Opening


The City of Athens is now accepting applications for a full-time streets/grounds supervisor. Must have experience in street maintenance, street equipment, lawn mowing equipment and lead supervisory. A CDL license is also preferred. Applications will be...

System Upgrade Thursday July 2nd


Due to system upgrades we will be unable to accept credit card payments online or by phone on Thursday, July 2nd. The office will be closed on Friday, July 3rd in observance of July 4th. We will resume normal business hours on Monday, July 6th. Sorry for...