The Village of Albany has a population 828 and is located in southeastern Ohio in Athens County.  The Village Office is located at 5153 Alton Street in Albany, Ohio.  The hours are 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8:00 a.m. to noon on Fridays.  We are closed on Saturdays and Sundays.  Our phone number is 740-698-6127.  

The Village of Albany will be doing brush pickup every Tuesday in October (October 6, 13, 20, 27) between the hours of 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.  The brush pile needs to be no larger than 4 ft. by 4 ft. and only one pile per residence.  The pile needs to be at the curb for the Village to pick it up.  If you have any questions please phone the Village Offices at 740-698-6127.

The next Albany Regular Council Meeting will be held on Wednesday October 7, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. This meeting will be conducted virtually.  The public is invited to join the meeting by using the following information:   

  • Go to www.zoom.us
  • Click “Join A Meeting” in the upper right hand corner.
  • Enter meeting ID: 893 6315 7462
  • Enter password: 545780

COVID-19 Update:  There  have been 629 cases of COVID-19 reported in Athens County.   We are now a listed as a Level 2 county.  There have been 145,850 confirmed and probable cases in Ohio.

Have you been impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic?  The following resources may be helpful:

Columbia Gas: call 1-800-344-4077

OUCU Member Grant: https://www.oucu.org/about/news/news/coronavirus#help

HAPCAP assistance: https://www.facebook.com/HAPCAP/

JFS Financial Assistance:  http://www.jfs.athensoh.org/county_services/prc_program.php

Salvation Army FInancial Assistance: https://www.facebook.com/ArmyAthens/

The following is a link to the Village of Albany’s Facebook page where you may find additional information.  Albany Facebook

The 2019 Consumer Confidence Report is now available and can be viewed by clicking this link: 2019 VOA CCR

PLEASE DO NOT FLUSH ANY WIPES INTO THE SEWER SYSTEM.  They do not break down and they clog the system.

Planning to build or develop in Albany? Please use our Quick Links to view all Village Regulations for Site Plan Review, Zoning, and other information to assist with your development.


For the Albany Code Library, which contains the Subdivision Regulations, Sanitary Sewer Code, Zoning Code, and the Municipal Water Code, click Albany Code Library

Ordinances and Resolutions

Albany Forms Library

Board of Zoning Appeals information

BZA Bylaws

BZA Handbook

The Village of Albany is an equal opportunity provider.

Esta institucion es un proveedor de servicios con igualodad de oportunidades.,