Mayor Scott Schertzer is announcing that all City departments will be closed on Thursday, November 23, 2017 for the Thanksgiving holiday.  Offices in City Hall will also be closed on Friday, November 24, 2017.

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 22.  Therefore, most offices in City Hall will be observing their Friday business hours on Wednesday, November 22, 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 23, 2017.  Refuse collection will resume on Friday, November 24, 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 23 or Friday, November 24.  Normal bus service will resume on Monday, November 27, 2017.
  • Marion Senior Center will be closed on Thursday, November 23 and Friday, November 24.  All programs, activities, and transportation will resume at the Senior Center on Monday, November 27, 2017.

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

 

Updates: 

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   ORDINANCE ADOPTING A MORATORIUM ON APPLICATIONS FOR, AND THE GRANTING OF BUILDING PERMITS, CERTIFICATES OF OCCUPANCY FOR ANY BUILDING, STRUCTURE, USE OR CHANGE OF USE THAT WOULD ENABLE THE CULTIVATION, PROCESSING, DISTRIBUTION OR SALE OF MEDICAL MARIJUANA FOR A PERIOD NOT TO EXCEED TWELVE MONTHS, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY

MARION CITY COUNCIL

SPECIAL MEETING

City Hall – Council Chambers on October 30, 2017, 7:30 PM

MARION CITY COUNCIL MEETING

City Hall – Council Chambers on October 23, 2017, 7:30 PM

ORDINANCE ACCEPTING, RATIFYING AND APPROVING THE COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE CITY AND FOP, OLC AS TO THE BLUE UNIT AND RATIFYING  AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY

WHEREAS, an Agreement with Fraternal Order of Police, Ohio Labor Council, Inc., for the Blue Unit has been reached on behalf of said FOP and the City of Marion and ratified by the Bargaining Units.

WHEREAS, Council hereby accepts the bargaining agreement with Fraternal Order of Police, Ohio Labor Council, Inc., for the Blue Unit, and,

ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY SERVICE DIRECTOR TO SUBMIT A PRE-APPLICATION FOR 2018 FAA GRANT FUNDING AND OHIO MATCHING GRANT FUNDING FOR THE MARION MUNICIPAL AIRPORT AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY

ORDINANCE TO VACATE ONE (1) 16.50’ WIDE EAST/WEST ALLEY LOCATED AT 136-150 W CENTER STREET (BETWEEN LOT NUMBERS 104-106) PURSUANT TO ORC 723.041 RETAINING PERMANENT EASEMENT RIGHTS (Applicant, Center Street Community Health Center)

Mayor Scott Schertzer is announcing that due to Veteran’s Day falling on a Saturday this year, the federally observed day for the holiday will be Friday, November 10, 2017.  Therefore, offices in City Hall will be closed on Friday, November 10 in observance of Veteran’s Day.  As a result of City Hall being closed on Friday, offices will be observing weekly early closure hours on Thursday, November 9.

The following city departments will operate as noted:

  • Sanitation crews will collect garbage, recycling and yard waste on November 10.  Customers normally having refuse collected on Friday are requested to have their collections at curbside by 7:00 am.
  • The Marion Senior Center will be open normal operating hours on November 10.  On this day, the Center will honor and provide a complimentary lunch for all local Veterans.  The luncheon will be hosted at the Marion Senior Center (2375 Harding Highway E.) and is scheduled to be served at noon.  In addition to the complimentary lunch, all veterans will receive a pin and certificate.  The public is welcome with non-veterans being able to purchase lunch tickets for $3.  All attending this event will receive a patriotic memento.  Contact the Center at (740) 387-6100 for more information or to RSVP.
  • Marion Area Transit will be open for operation on November 10.

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

 

The Mayor would also like to remind residents that yard waste and fall leaf pick-up will continue through Friday, December 8, 2017.  The options available for disposal of leaves are as follows:

  1. Leaves may be raked to the tree lawn area to be vacuumed (Residents are reminded that leaves are not to be raked into the street);
  2. Leaves may be placed in biodegradable paper bags (limit 3 per week) for City sanitation workers to pick up; or
  3. Leaves may be taken to the free drop off location at 560 Barks Rd. W. in biodegradable paper-bags.  Proof of City residency may be required.
     

Updates: 
Event Date: 
Wed, 10/31/2018 - 5:30pm

Trick-or-Treat for the City of Marion will be observed between the hours of 5:30 pm and 7:30 pm.

Calendar: 
Event Date: 
Tue, 12/25/2018 (All day)

City offices will be closed in observance of the Christmas Day holiday.

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

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