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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.

Sincerely,
Scott Schertzer - Mayor

High Grass & Weeds Complaints

Vegetation over six-inches (6”) in height on private property within the City of Marion is considered a violation of City ordinance. Reports of high grass and weeds can be made to the Safety Director’s Office. An inspector will follow-up and inspect all reports, as well as act proactively work to identify properties needing attention.

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Latest News from the City of Marion

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 2:53pm

FOR RELEASE:      Thursday, June 28, 2018

In observance of the Independence Day holiday, the following closures for the City of Marion are being announced for Wednesday, July 4, 2018: 

  • City Hall
    All offices in City Hall will be closed on Wednesday, July 4, 2018.
  • Sanitation
    Crews in the Sanitation Department will NOT collect refuse, recycling, or yard waste on Wednesday, July 4.  Residents who normally have sanitation service on Wednesday are asked to have their collections at curbside by 7:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 5.  Crews are scheduled to collect two days’ worth of refuse, recycling, and yard waste on Thursday, July 5; however, a portion of Thursday’s collection could extend into Friday, July 6.
  • Transit
    Marion Area Transit’s bus service will NOT be in operation on Wednesday, July 4.   Normal hours of operation will resume on Thursday, July 5.
  • Senior Center
    Marion Senior Center will be closed on Wednesday, July 4.  All programs, activities, and transportation will resume on Thursday, July 5.

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

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 11:57am

The Marion Land Bank will have parcels of property available for sale on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. in the lobby of City Hall.  CLICK HERE to be directed to Legal Notices page of the City's website for full details regarding the sale. 

 

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 3:28pm

Mayor Scott Schertzer is announcing that City Departments will be closed on Monday, May 28, 2018 in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.

  • Departments in City Hall will be closed on May 28, 2018.  Offices will re-open for normal business on Tuesday, May 29.
  • The Sanitation department will not collect trash, recycling, or yard waste on Monday, May 28.  Residents who normally have sanitation service on Monday are asked to have their collections at curbside by 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 29.  Crews will be collecting refuse for both Monday and Tuesday throughout the day on Tuesday, May 29, with the possibility that part of Tuesday’s collection could extend into Wednesday, May 30.
  • Marion Area Transit will NOT operate on Monday, May 28.  Normal hours of operation for bus service will resume on Tuesday, May 29.
  • Marion Senior Center will be closed on Monday, May 28.  All programs, activities, and transportation will resume on Tuesday, May 29.

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