City staff, community leaders and Chamber ambassadors will gather on Friday, April 21 at 10:30 a.m. for a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of the newest segment of Tower Terrace Road in Marion.
04/19/2017 2:20 PM
A tree planting ceremony will take place at noon at the new south entrance to Lowe Park at the intersection of Irish Drive and West Williams Drive in Marion.
04/19/2017 9:42 AM
An opt-in version of the survey is now available online at bit.ly/marion17.
04/13/2017 5:14 PM
The purpose of the flushing is to remove the sediment from the mains, and to exercise and check operation of the City's fire hydrants.
04/12/2017 9:51 AM
The City is seeking proposals from developers, commercial interests or nonprofit entities to redevelop the property at 1095 6th Avenue to its best use.
04/12/2017 9:36 AM
Marion was one of 17 Iowa communities to qualify for Tree City USA Growth status.
04/11/2017 11:30 AM
The Marion Fire Department has responded to several fires recently and offers these 10 important fire safety tips. These are general fire safety tips and are not directly related to the recent fires.
04/03/2017 3:38 PM
The City of Marion is now accepting grant applications from any exempt/non-profit organization or agency of local government for a project that increases tourism within Marion.
04/03/2017 10:26 AM
The Safe Room at Thomas Park unlocks once a tornado warning has been issued for the Marion area during park hours (6 a.m. and 10 p.m.).
03/27/2017 10:14 AM
To provide all residents with the opportunity to weigh-in, an online link to The NCS™ will be available next month. A link to Marion’s Citizen Survey will be posted on the City website on April 14 and will remain open for two weeks.
03/22/2017 2:18 PM
The $1,000 grant will be used to replace trees previously removed in the city’s right-of-way areas.
03/17/2017 2:46 PM
Linn County workshop to be held at Indian Creek Nature Center from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Tuesday, May 2.
03/01/2017 10:49 AM
Friday, February 24th, the westbound right lane on Blairs Ferry Road approximately 650 feet west of Lindale Drive will be closed.
02/23/2017 10:40 AM
The intersection of 7th Avenue and 26th Street has been modified to assist with the eastbound transition into the roundabout.
02/22/2017 2:44 PM
Make sure your address is visible from the street. Have a clear path so that responders can easily get to your house. Make sure all exit doors are clear and open easily.
02/21/2017 10:17 AM
Registration will take place from 8:00-11:30 a.m. at the Lowe Park Arts & Environment Center.
02/21/2017 9:47 AM
Just like in a four-way intersection, you should not be changing lanes while in the roundabout; wait until you have fully exited to change lanes.
02/21/2017 9:13 AM
The 2017 Wednesday in the Ward meetings resume this month. One meeting will take place each quarter, each in a different ward.
02/14/2017 10:05 AM
An investment in community well-being seems to be paying off in Marion, as the latest Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index® report shows a citywide gain of more than four points in overall well-being and an increase in each of the five elements of well-being.
02/14/2017 9:45 AM
Watch Mayor AbouAssaly's State of the City Address which includes a recap of the ccomplishments of the past year as well as a look ahead to 2017 and beyond.
02/09/2017 4:24 PM