Iowa law sets safety standards for the sale of fireworks. The use of fireworks is subject to the authority of the local city or county jurisdiction.
06/21/2017 5:16 PM
Find answers to four common questions that officers and public safety personnel are often asked concerning the use of 911.
06/20/2017 9:10 AM
On Saturday, July 15, 2017 the Marion Police Department will host the AARP Smart Driver™ course from 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Marion Police Headquarters, 6315 Highway 151 in Marion.
06/19/2017 2:04 PM
Abode Construction is tentatively planning on closing the southern (eastbound) lane of 7th Avenue adjacent to 16th Street, as well as, 16th Street between 6th Avenue and 7th Avenue.
06/16/2017 4:35 PM
The contractor is starting Stage B on Tuesday, June 20, 2017.
06/16/2017 3:53 PM
Bicyclists are encouraged to meet at City Square Park when the market closes, at noon on June 10, July 8 and Aug. 12, to depart on an 8-mile loop around Marion.
06/07/2017 4:52 PM
As of July 1, 2017, the Building Inspection Department anticipates enforcement of 2017 National Electrical Code (NEC) as adopted by Council.
06/06/2017 5:19 PM
The work includes milling the existing surface and the placement of two lifts of new hot mix asphalt (HMA) in the locations identified.
06/06/2017 1:19 PM
Blue Zones Project® Marion and Marion Parks and Recreation are again teaming up with area yoga and fitness instructors to offer free outdoor yoga classes.
05/31/2017 8:17 AM
Consumer fireworks usage is allowed in Marion on the following dates: June 24-July 8, 2017; Dec. 31, 2017; Jan. 1, 2018.
05/30/2017 3:47 PM
Account information was provided in a letter mailed to account holders from the Marion Water Department in early May.
05/17/2017 9:14 AM
A new utility billing solution will soon be in place to add convenience and flexibility for Marion residents.
05/05/2017 2:53 PM
Per Chapter 122 of the Marion Code of Ordinances, all solicitors, peddlers and transient merchants are required to obtain a license through the City of Marion prior to the first day of any sale, offer for sale or solicitation.
05/05/2017 2:50 PM
The cost of an additional 18-gallon container is $11 and the 32-gallon container is $20.
05/05/2017 2:48 PM
Nearly 50 representatives from the Iowa DNR, eastern Iowa cities, utility companies and the development community attended.
05/05/2017 2:28 PM
The meeting provided guidance about stormwater regulations, plan review and the approval process.
05/05/2017 2:18 PM
Anyone interested should gather at the Depot in City Square Park for a quick 20-30 minute walk through Uptown Marion. Bring a friend or meet a new one!
04/27/2017 9:19 AM
Candidate nomination packets are now available. The council seats of Ward 2, Ward 4, and At-Large will be on the ballot November 7, 2017.
City staff, community leaders and Chamber ambassadors gathered on Friday, April 21 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
Marion was one of 17 Iowa communities to qualify for Tree City USA Growth status.
04/11/2017 11:30 AM