Welcome to the City of Marion

Welcome to the official website of the City of Marion, Ohio.  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, Ohio 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. We invite you to stop and experience our history, attractions, culture, food and more.

Latest News from the City of Marion

Mon, 04/22/2024 - 12:44pm

Memberships for Lincoln Parks Aquatics Center's 2024 summer season are currently on sale through April 30, 2024.

Memberships can be purchased in person at the following locations during the hours listed:

Parks Department Office
1530 Pole Lane Rd
Monday through Friday – 8:00 a – 3:00 p

City Hall - Mayors Office
233 W. Center St. - 3rd Floor
Monday through Thursday – 8:00 a  – 3:30 p

Memberships may also be purchased online through the following link:  https://lpac.recdesk.com/Community/Membership

The final day to purchase memberships through this sale is Tuesday, April 30, 2024.


Mon, 04/01/2024 - 9:00am

Offices in Marion City Hall will be closed on Monday, April 8, 2024 in observance of the Total Solar Eclipse.  The city is anticipating the influx of visitors and traffic that will be in the Marion, Ohio area for this event.

The following departments for the City of Marion will operate as noted below on Monday, April 8, 2024:

  • Sanitation crews will collect garbage and recycling on Monday, April 8.  Residents who normally have refuse collected on Monday are requested to have their collections at curbside by 7:00 a.m.
  • Buses for Marion Area Transit will NOT be in operation on Monday, April 8.  Normal hours of operation will resume on Tuesday, April 9.
  • Marion Senior Center will be closed with NO transportation available on Monday, April 8.

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


Mon, 03/25/2024 - 8:54am

Mayor Bill Collins is announcing that offices located in City Hall will be closed on Friday, March 29, 2024 in observance of the Good Friday holiday.

PLEASE NOTE:  As a result of offices being closed on Friday, the weekly early closure day for many offices in City Hall will be observed on Thursday, March 28.  Most offices will be observing their Friday business hours on this day, with notable early closures being the Municipal Court and Utility Billing offices closing at 2:00 p.m.  The Probation Department will close at 3:00 p.m.

The following departments will operate as noted below on Friday, March 29:

  • Sanitation crews will collect garbage and recycling.  Customers who normally have refuse collected on Friday are requested to have their collections at curbside by 7:00 am.
  • Marion Area Transit buses will not be in operation on Friday, March 29.
  • Marion Senior Center will be closed on Friday, March 29.  No senior transportation will be available that day with the exception of dialysis appointments.

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




Railroad-Related Issues

Trouble with trains? Click here for a resource guide on making reports and/or complaints regarding railroads to the appropriate, responsible agencies.


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. Click here for more details or to report a high grass and weed violation.


Love Our Neighborhoods

City employees and Marion residents working together to revitalize our community by focusing on neighborhood improvement.

Click here to learn more!