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, 05/20/2015 - 4:44pm

The Marion Land Bank will be selling six parcels of property and one structure on June 23, 2015 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 clicking on the following link.

Land Bank Sale Information


Mon, 05/18/2015 - 8:50am

Mayor Scott Schertzer is announcing that City Departments will be closed on Monday, May 25, 2015 in observance of Memorial Day.

  • All departments in City Hall will be closed on Monday, May 25, 2015.  Offices will re-open for normal business on Tuesday, May 26.
  • Sanitation  crews  will  not  collect  trash,  recycling,  or  yard  waste  on  Monday, May 25, 2015.  Residents who normally have sanitation services on Monday are asked to have their collections at curbside by 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 26.  Crews will collect both Monday and Tuesday’s refuse on Tuesday, with the possibility  that  some  of  Tuesday’s  collection  could  extend  into  Wednesday, May 27.
  • Marion Area Transit will NOT be operating on Monday, May 25, 2015.  Normal hours of operation for bus service will resume on Tuesday, May 26.
  • Marion Senior Center will be closed on Monday, May 25, 2015.  All programs, activities, and transportation will resume on Tuesday, May 26.

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


Tue, 04/28/2015 - 12:52pm

The City of Marion is holding a Cinco-de-Mayo sale for Family Memberships to the Lincoln Park Aquatics Center.  This sale will be held on Tuesday, May 5, 2015.  Cost of the Family Membership will be $199.00, with up to 8 people on the membership.  You can purchase the membership at the Safety Directors office on the 3rd floor of City Hall between the hours of 7:30 am - 5:00 pm or at the Marion Airport (1530 Pole Lane Rd) between the hours of 8:00 am - 4:00 pm.  Checks, cash, Visa, or MasterCard are accepted forms of payment.