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

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 7:53am

The City of Marion will sponsor a Community Clean-Up Day on Saturday, May 14, 2016 that is free for city residents.

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.

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


Tue, 05/03/2016 - 7:52am

The following street will be closed during the dates and times listed below:

     Street:  Chestnut St. between Leader St. and Oak St.

     Closure Start Date:  Wednesday, May 4 - 7:00 am

     Closure End Date:  Wednesday, May 18 - 5:00 pm

A contractor working for Columbia Gas will be working at this location.


Thu, 04/21/2016 - 3:25pm

The following street will be closed during the dates and times listed below:

     Street:  Pearl St. between S. Prospect St. and Bellefontaine Ave.

     Closure Start Date:  Monday, April 25 - 7:00 am

     Closure End Date:  Friday, April 29 - 5:00 pm

The City Sewer Maintenance Department will be doing repair work at this location.