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Due to heavy rains in the area, several roads in the township are closed, only local traffic permitted.  If you see pylons on the road use extreme caution.  

Lower Oakleaf Road is closed at Slack Road, if you need to travel west on Lower Oakleaf Rd. take County Road 42 to Upper Oakleaf Rd. which ends at Lower Oakleaf Rd. turn right and you will be headed towards Lyndhurst.

Osborne Road at County Rd 42 is closed.  

No person shall park a vehicle on any Village Street between the hours of 12:00 Midnight and 8:00 a.m., from the 1st day of December until the 31st day of March, to assist in the plowing and proper removal of snow.

Any vehicle found parked will be removed at the owner’s expense and the owner shall be subject to a fine.


Centennial Park/Centre '76, Saturday January 6, 2018

  • Free skating at Centre ‘76 from 6:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M.
  • Free sleigh rides, hot chocolate and music
  • Torch light parade, Athens District Snowmobile Club @ 7:30 P.M.
  • Lighting of Christmas Tree Bonfire

Trees will be picked up in Athens at curbside or drop your tree off at Centennial Park.

We Are Looking For Vendors!

The Athens Farmers Market Season begins May 20th and runs until October 31st.

If you have plants, produce, homemade products or crafts and are interested in a spot in our market please download the Farmers Market documents and bring them to the Municipal Office at 1 Main St. West.

The cost is $75.00 for the season and includes liability insurance. If you are only interested in a couple of days over the summer, we have daily permits for $10.00. Athens Farmers Market is a member of Farmers Markets Ontario.

Contact Michele at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 613-924-2044 for further information.