Welcome to the City of Marion

As Mayor of the City of Marion, welcome to our official website.  The purpose of this website is to provide information about our city government, departments, services, and activities.  Whether you are a resident, business owner or visitor, we invite you to explore and access the resources throughout our web pages.

The Marion community is rich in heritage and history, including the Home and Memorial Tomb of 29th U.S. President Warren G. Harding and his wife Florence.  I invite you to stop and experience our history, attractions, culture, food and more.

Scott Schertzer - Mayor

Latest News from the City of Marion

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 1:13pm

Mayor Scott Schertzer is announcing that City Departments will be closed on Monday, May 29, 2017 in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.

  • Departments in City Hall will be closed on May 29, 2017.  Offices will re-open for normal business on Tuesday, May 30.
  • The Sanitation department will not collect trash, recycling, or yard waste on Monday, May 29.  Residents who normally have sanitation service on Monday are asked to have their collections at curbside by 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 30.  Crews will collect refuse for both Monday and Tuesday on Tuesday, May 30, with the possibility that part of Tuesday’s collection could extend into Wednesday, May 31.
  • Marion Area Transit will NOT operate on Monday, May 29.  Normal hours of operation for bus service will resume on Tuesday, May 30.
  • Marion Senior Center will be closed on Monday, May 29.  All programs, activities, and transportation will resume on Tuesday, May 30.

Necessary services including fire, police, and airport will operate as usual.


Thu, 05/04/2017 - 3:24pm

The Marion Land Bank will have parcels of propety available for sale June 6, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. in the lobby of City Hall.  Full details regarding the sale may be found on the Legal Notices page of the City's website by selecting the following link.

June 6 Land Bank Sale Information


Wed, 04/19/2017 - 3:26pm

Mayor Scott Schertzer is announcing that the City of Marion will sponsor a Community Clean-Up Day on Saturday, May 13, 2017.

Any City of Marion resident, currently on City Sanitation Service, wishing to dispose of unwanted items may do so by taking those items directly to the Marion County Solid Waste Transfer Station located at 1564 Victory Road, (directly east of the Marion Correctional Institute).  Proof of current city sanitation service will be required.

Hours of operation will be from 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.

Please note:  Yard Waste, Appliances, Tires, Regular Garbage, or Hazardous Materials will NOT be accepted.

Mayor Schertzer reminds City residents that this drop off is free.

Contact the City Sanitation and Streets Department at (740) 382-1479 for additional information.