News from the City of Marion

Posted: Wednesday, September 18, 2013 - 3:30pm

The Disc Golf Course located at Sawyer Ludwig Park will be temporarily closed September 19-22, during the Marion County Historical Society's use of Sawyer Ludwig Park for their 2013 Travel Thru Time Event that will be taking place.  For more details on this event, you may visit the Historical Society's website at

Posted: Tuesday, August 6, 2013 - 1:03pm

Posted: Monday, August 5, 2013 - 8:34am

The City of Marion will be fogging mosquitoes on Thursday or Friday mornings from 4 – 7 AM, as needed and as weather permits.  The areas that will be sprayed will rotate based on mosquito populations.

Posted: Thursday, June 27, 2013 - 5:02pm

The Utility Billing Department will be closed on Thursday, July 4th and Friday, July 5th.  As at any time this department is closed, payments may be dropped in the mail drop, which is located between the front entrance doors of City Hall.

Posted: Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - 9:21am
Mayor Scott Schertzer is announcing the following closures for the City of Marion on Thursday, July 4, 2013 in observance of the Independence Day holiday:
  • All offices in City Hall will be closed.
  • Sanitation crews will not work on Thursday, July 4, 2013. Residents who normally have Thursday sanitation service are asked to have their collections at curbside by 7:00 a.m. on Friday, July 5. Sanitation crews will collect both Thursday and Friday’s refuse on Friday.
Posted: Tuesday, June 11, 2013 - 2:06pm

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has put together a list of questions and answers about the use of chloramines in public drinking water.

Posted: Monday, April 29, 2013 - 11:18am

Mayor Scott Schertzer is announcing that the City of Marion will sponsor a Community Clean-Up Day on Saturday, May 18, 2013.

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).

Posted: Thursday, March 21, 2013 - 11:42am

The City of Marion is announcing information related to its 2013 yard waste program.  The 2013 program will essentially follow a once per month collection pattern, although some additional support may be available during April and May.  Following is a list the weeks in which yard waste is tentatively scheduled

Posted: Wednesday, March 20, 2013 - 1:13pm

In observance of the Good Friday holiday, offices located in City Hall will be closed on Friday, March 29, 2013.  Due to City Hall being closed on Friday, the weekly early closure day will be observed on Thursday, March 28, 2013.  Therefore, most offices in City Hall will close at 3:00 pm on Thursday, March 28, 2013,

Posted: Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 1:07pm

Mayor Schertzer is announcing that in observance of the President’s Day holiday, offices in City Hall will be closed on Monday, February 18th.   Additional departments will be closed or operating as noted below: