Welcome to Athens!
   I was elected mayor in 2013,  
 it has been and is my
 to serve this community.

City of Athens Illinois

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Contact Information

Street Department Office (located at City Hall)

210 Dottie Bednarko Drive

Athens, IL 62613

PO Box 268, Athens, IL 62613

Phone: 217-636-8429

Fax: 217-636-7949

Email: [email protected]

Public Works Lead Worker:

        Don Squires

In-Town Brush Pickup:         

Brush pickup for in-town residents will be every Monday. 

If there is a holiday, or other circumstance, pickup will be postponed until the next available day. 

Items accepted: 

  • Yard waste in paper bags
  • Limbs (4 ft sections), branches, and trimmings
  • Christmas trees are also accepted, but must be cut into 4 foot sections
  • All brush must be put out on the street for collection. 
  • The City will not pick up any brush on private property. 

If you have any questions, please call City Hall at 217-636-8429.