News from the City of Marion

Posted: Thursday, January 3, 2013 - 3:09pm

Senior Center Offers Tuesday Evening Hours During the Month of February

Due to popular demand, the Marion Senior Center will continue to offer extended hours on Tuesday evenings until 8:00 pm.  At this time, this is the only evening that extended hours are being offered.  Programs during this special timeframe will continue to target the Baby Boomer generation (individuals born between 1946-1964), but anyone age 50+ is welcome to join in the fun!

Posted: Monday, December 17, 2012 - 2:15pm

Following is the Holiday Schedule for the City of Marion:

  • City Hall - Many departments will be utilizing vacation time on December 24th; therefore it is highly encouraged that residents call to ensure the office relevant to their needs will be open.  All
Posted: Monday, October 8, 2012 - 11:27am

Mayor Scott Schertzer is announcing that leaf collection for city residents will begin Monday, October 22 and continue through Friday, December 14, 2012.  The three options for disposal of leaves by city residents are:

Posted: Wednesday, August 29, 2012 - 2:43pm

Mayor Scott Schertzer is announcing that on Tuesday, September 4th at 6:00 p.m. detours will begin being posted in downtown Marion to accommodate activities for the 2012 Marion Popcorn Festival.   Streets will remain closed until the festival’s conclusion at midnight on Saturday and may remain closed

Posted: Tuesday, August 28, 2012 - 12:09pm

Mayor Scott Schertzer is announcing the following closures for the City of Marion on Monday, September 3rd in observance of the Labor Day holiday.

  • All offices in City Hall will be closed.
  • Sanitation crews will not work on Monday, September 3rd.   Residents who normally have Monday
Posted: Thursday, June 14, 2012 - 11:52am

As we enter the summer season when many residents are updating and upgrading properties, the City of Marion would like to take this opportunity to remind city residents of some common City Zoning Code Regulations: 

Posted: Thursday, June 14, 2012 - 11:48am

Mayor Scott Schertzer and Jeannie Brewer, Aquatics Center Director for the City of Marion, have announced that the new Lincoln Park Family Aquatics Center is now open daily from 12:00 – 8:00 pm, weather permitting.

Posted: Wednesday, March 28, 2012 - 9:34am

Columbia Gas has announced to the City of Marion that the company will spend over $1.2 million for a Pipeline Replacement Project in the Marion Area which will enhance natural gas service. 

The Main Street and Prospect Street areas in Marion will soon benefit from Columbia Gas of Ohio’s pipeline improvement program.

Posted: Tuesday, March 20, 2012 - 9:19am

The City of Marion is announcing information related to its 2012 yard waste program.  Due to continued budget cuts in 2012, this year’s 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 scheduled for collection at curbside during 2012:

Posted: Wednesday, March 7, 2012 - 7:25am

As many residents may be thinking of updating and upgrading properties, the City of Marion would like to remind city residents of some common City Zoning Code Regulations: