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

Fri, 12/02/2016 - 11:08am

The following street will be closed as indicated below:

    Street:  Cherry St. from Columbia St. to Bellefontaine Ave.

     Closure Start Date:  Monday, December 5 - 7:00 am

     Closure End Date:  Friday, December 9 - 5:00 pm

     City of Marion Sewer Maintenance crews will be repairing a storm sewer at this location.


Wed, 11/23/2016 - 12:01pm

Mt. Vernon Ave. at S. Greenwood St. will be restricted to one lane in each direction from Monday, November 28 at 7:00 am through 5:00 pm on Friday, December 2.

Additionally, S. Greenwood St., between E. Church St. and Mt. Vernon Ave. will be closed to through traffic beginning Tuesday until futher notice.

Underground Utilities will be completing work pertaining to the s. Greenwood Sewer Improvements Project at this location.


Wed, 11/23/2016 - 11:52am

All City departments will be closed on Thursday, November 24, 2016 for the Thanksgiving holiday.  Offices in City Hall will also be closed on Friday, November 25, 2016.

PLEASE NOTE:  As a result of offices in City Hall being closed on Thursday and Friday, the weekly early closure day for the City Hall building will be observed on Wednesday, November 23.  Therefore, most offices in City Hall will be observing their Friday business hours on Wednesday, November 23, with notable early closures being the Municipal Court and Utility Billing offices closing at 2:00 p.m.

  • The Sanitation and Streets Department will not collect trash, recycling, yard waste or leaves on Thursday, November 24, 2016.  Refuse collection will resume on Friday, November 25, with crews collecting both Thursday and Friday’s refuse.  Residents who normally have Thursday sanitation service are asked to have their refuse at curbside by 7:00 a.m. on Friday.  Leaf collection will also resume on Friday.  Residents may rake leaves to the tree lawn area to be vacuumed; place the leaves in biodegradable paper bags for City pickup; or take biodegradable paper bagged leaves to the free drop off site at 560 Barks Rd. W. (Park Enterprise Construction).  There is no charge for the leaf drop off; however, proof of City residency may be required.
  • Marion Area Transit will be closed and have no bus service available on Thursday, November 24 or Friday, November 25.  Normal bus service will resume on Monday, November 28, 2016.
  • Marion Senior Center will be closed on Thursday, November 24 and Friday, November 25.  The Senior Center will re-open for regular business on Monday, November 28, 2016.

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