Athens Co Wind Advisory Thu, 2/9/23, 8AM to 10PM, SW winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph expected!

The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for Athens County Thursday, 2/9/23, from 8 AM until 10 PM.

WHAT… Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph expected.

WHERE… Portions of northeast Kentucky, southeast Ohio, southwest Virginia and much of West Virginia.

WHEN… Thursday, 2/9/23, from 8 AM until 10 PM.

IMPACTS… Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high-profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.

Nelsonville Fayette St and Monroe St intersection closed Mon, 2/6 to Fri 2/10/23, avoid area and use alternate route

The City of Nelsonville announces that the intersection of Fayette Street and Monroe Street will be closed to traffic Monday, February 6, 2023, through Friday, February 10, 2023. The roadway is being closed so that crews can install a new manhole and sanitary sewer line. Please avoid this area and use an alternate route.

Nelsonville Fayette St and Monroe St intersection closed Thu, 2/2/23, 7AM to 5PM, avoid area and use alternate route

The City of Nelsonville announces that the intersection of Fayette Street and Monroe Street will be closed to traffic on Thursday, February 2, 2023, from 7:00AM until 5:00PM. The roadway is being closed so that crews can layout and saw cut for the installation of new manhole and sanitary sewer line for a future project. Please avoid this area and use an alternate route.

Nelsonville City Council Special Meeting, Mon, 1/30/2023 Recording at https://youtu.be/_t8oesRBONg

The Nelsonville City Council held a special meeting on Monday, January 30, 2022, at 7:00 PM, at City Hall. The purpose of the meeting was,

To discuss and vote on the hiring of Nathan bail to the position of Police Officer.

To discuss and vote on the possible appointment of a temporary city manager.

The meeting was streamed on the City of Nelsonville YouTube channel at, https://tinyurl.com/bhv6bp4u.

Athens County WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY 9PM, Mon, 1/30/23 until 12PM, Tue, 1/31/23, slippery road and hazardous conditions

The National Weather Service has issued a WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY for Athens County in effect from 9PM, Monday, 1/30/23 until 12PM, Tuesday, 1/31/23.

WHAT…Mixed precipitation expected. Total snow and sleet accumulations of up to two inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze.

WHERE…Portions of southeast Ohio and central, northern and western West Virginia.

WHEN…From 9PM, Monday, 1/30/23 until 12PM, Tuesday, 1/31/23.

IMPACTS…Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning commute.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… Slow down and use caution while traveling.

Additional information can be found at https://www.weather.gov/rlx as well as on our Facebook and Twitter pages.

SLICK SPOTS possible this evening due to a light wintry mix, use caution driving or walking and allow extra time to reach your destination

A light wintry mix will develop across portions of the area this evening as temperatures continue to gradually cool. Minor ice and snowfall accumulations may occur. While road temperatures are near or above freezing, slick spots will be possible on untreated and elevated surfaces. Use caution if driving or walking this evening and allow extra time to reach your destination.

Nelsonville City Council special meeting Mon, 1/30/23, at 7:00PM, at City Hall

The Nelsonville City Council will hold a special meeting on Monday, January 30, 2023, at 7:00 PM, at City Hall. The purpose of the meeting is,

  • To discuss and vote on the hiring of Nathan bail to the position of Police Officer.
  • To discuss and vote on the possible appointment of a temporary city manager.

Citizens comments may be made in person or Emailed to nelsonvillecity@gmail.com by 1PM, Monday, January 30, 2023. The meeting may be streamed on the City of Nelsonville YouTube channel https://tinyurl.com/bhv6bp4u. The public is invited and encouraged to attend.

Nelsonville Civil Service Commission open position, send letter of interests to councilclerk@cityofnelsonville.com

The Municipal Civil Service Commission of the City of Nelsonville has two (2) open position available.

  • The Commission is composed of three (3) persons who are appointed by council. 
  • The commission serves in the manner provided for in Section 124.40 of the Ohio Revised Code and rules and regulations of the Nelsonville Municipal Civil Service Commission relative to civil service in the City of Nelsonville. 
  • For a term of one (1) year.   
  • The commission meets on an as needed basis.

To apply for the positions on the City of Nelsonville Municipal Civil Service Commission please submit letters of interest to tdunfee@cityofnelsonville.com or councilclerk@cityofnelsonville.com as soon as possible.