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The Albany Fire Department will be flushing hydrants on July 25, 26 and 27. Water may be discolored, but the water is safe; a boil order normally is not issued for hydrant testing. Any questions should be directed to the Village of Albany at 740-698-6127.

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NELSONVILLE — Hocking College is now selling GoBus tickets at two different locations, and held a ribbon cutting Thursday to celebrate. GoBus tickets will now be sold at the cashier’s office in the John Light Hall concourse, and from a kiosk at the Student Center. The college’s GoBus stop is…

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Elmwood Place will be closed Monday, July 16 from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. between East State and Watt Streets for a sewer tap installation. There will be emergency vehicle access only, with no through traffic. Drivers are asked to avoid the area.

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NELSONVILLE — The Nelsonville Water Office and the city auditor’s office will be closed Tuesday, July 17 and Wednesday, July 18 for system updates and maintenance. The offices will reopen Thursday, July 19 at 7:30 a.m. for regular business.

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Armitage Road will be closed from 400 feet east of the intersection of Route 682 to the railroad tracks to repair a roadway slip. The closure will be between Monday, July 16 at 7 a.m. through Friday, Aug. 3. Local and emergency traffic detours will be posted. Drivers are asked to avoid the area.

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One lane of Route 550 is closed due to a landslide. The closure is between Bern Twp. Roads 511 (Mission) and 206 (Sweat). Temporary traffic signals and a 14-foot width restriction are in place. The estimated completion date for repairs is Dec. 31, 2018.

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Athens Twp. Road 29 (Brown) will be closed Wednesday, July 11 at 8 a.m. to Monday, July 16 at 4 p.m. from Twp. Road 27 (Gun Club) to Athens County Road 10 (Baker) near the address of 66255 Brown Road for a culvert repair project. Drivers are asked to avoid the area.

Athens County Road 42 (Mill School) will be closed from County Road 47 (Hogue Hollow) to Lodi Twp. Road 100 (Sand Ridge) on Monday, July 9 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. The roadway is being closed for soil borings work (weather permitting). Drivers are asked to avoid the area.

There are slots still available for the Summer Rural Delivery Meals Program for children in the Nelsonville-York City School District. This program provides a weekly box of shelf-stable food items to children who meet income guidelines. Each child will receive a box containing two breakfasts…

CANAANVILLE — The Canaan Twp. trustees will meet July 16 at 7 p.m. in the township maintenance garage on Athens County Road 24 (South Canaan). The purpose is to discuss the emergency closure of Twp. Road 212 (State Park), which was closed to through traffic last Friday because of a slip.

GLOUSTER — There will be a special meeting of the Trimble Local School District Board of Education on July 5 at 8 a.m. in the Board of Education Office to discuss the superintendent position.

The city of Athens will be performing maintenance to the storm tunnel located at the intersection of South Shafer and West State Streets on Thursday, July 5 and Friday, July 6 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. There will be no through traffic while the work is being performed. Drivers are aske…