The western portion of downtown Athens won’t become a new historic district, at least not for a while.
An Athens-Clarke Commission committee has called off for now its work on a possible new ordinance and pilot program to allow rentable dockless scooters in Athens.
The Athens-Clarke County Commission might soon raise the minimum price of an alcohol drink to $2, a price increase that would apply to bars and restaurants countywide, not just in downtown as first envisioned.
A new downtown historic district proposal under development could include places important in Athens history — the building that houses the 40 Watt Club and the Hot Corner African American businesses at the intersection of Hull and Washington streets.
A proposed roundabout for the busy intersection of Hancock Avenue and Broad Street would make the intersection safer and improve traffic flow, according to an Athens-Clarke County plan for the intersection and nearby streets.
Athens-Clarke County’s recycling and waste reduction operations cost about $1.2 million to run last year, but yielded just $211,070 in revenues.
The Athens-Clarke County Commission is headed back to the drawing board as it struggles to settle on how to spend $4 million to combat poverty in Athens.
The Athens-Clarke Commission approved on Tuesday night preliminary plans for a bridge replacing the famous R.E.M. rail trestle in Dudley Park.
Clarke County voters approved continuing Athens-Clarke County’s 1 percent Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax by a nearly 4-1 margin in voting Tuesday.
More than $300 million in infrastructure and other capital improvement projects in Athens are at stake Tuesday, when voters head to the polls to approve or deny an extension to a 1-cent sales tax.