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    Hazards Removed From Lake Athens

    Statement from Athens Municipal Water Authority Regarding Recent Hazard Incidents June 23, 2020 The Athens Municipal Water Authority was made aware of an obstruction located on the west side of Sunset Peninsula, approximately 50 feet off the boathouses located on that portion of the Oakwood Subdivision.  The Authority was informed of this ...

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    June 22, 2020
    Posted by Beth McConnell
    AMWA Property Taxes versus AMWA Lake Service Fees

    AMWA Property Taxes versus AMWA Lake Service Fees

    The Athens Municipal Water Authority hears annual Lake Service Fees called AMWA taxes quite often.  To clear some confusion, here are some differences between AMWA property taxes and annual Lake Service Fees. Who Pays What?Property owners that live in the corporate limits of the City of Athens are the only people ...

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    December 11, 2018
    Posted by Beth McConnell

    Texas Parks & Wildlife Finds Giant Salvinia at Lake Athens

     FROM TEXAS PARKS & WILDLIFEAUSTIN – Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) inland fisheries staff found in total, less than 1 acre of invasive giant salvinia in multiple locations near Lake Athens Marina boat ramp Feb. 19.The day following the giant salvinia discovery at Lake Athens, the TPWD Brookeland aquatic habitat enhancement ...

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    February 21, 2018
    Posted by Beth McConnell
    2018 Aquatic Vegetation Management Guidelines Released

    2018 Aquatic Vegetation Management Guidelines Released

    Texas Parks & Wildlife, the Athens Municipal Water Authority, local fishers, and Lake Athens adjacent property owners, have met over the last few months to formulate a plane for aquatic vegetation treatment for 2018.  By having the “stakeholders” of Lake Athens involved, this plan can guide all those impacted by ...

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    January 31, 2018
    Posted by Beth McConnell
    AMWA Board of Directors Accepts Marina Lease Proposal

    AMWA Board of Directors Accepts Marina Lease Proposal

    It is with great pleasure to announce that during the Wednesday, October 14, regular session Board Meeting, the Athens Municipal Water Authority Board of Directors, voted to accept a lease proposal for the Lake Athens Marina Complex.Since the Lake Athens Marina Restaurant, Bait Shop, and RV Park closed its doors ...

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    October 14, 2015
    Posted by Beth McConnell

Who Are Our Partners

TX Freshwater Fisheries Ctr.

TX Freshwater Fisheries Ctr.

Visit the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center website.

What's on our Minds

What Does It Mean?

What Does It Mean?

While most adults will understand the topics discussed within this blog, we've listed a few of the terms that will be discussed periodically...

What's Happening at Lake Athens

2017-18 TPWD Fisheries Report

2017-18 TPWD Fisheries Report

Texas Parks & Wildlife has released the state of the fisheries of Lake Athens. Please take a look.

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