For the second year, the City of Marion, Marion Chamber of Commerce and Uptown Marion Main Street District invite residents to recognize and honor those who are serving or have served in the United States Armed Forces through sponsorship of streetlight banners in the community.
03/20/2019 11:56 AM
03/18/2019 2:04 PM
Lori Ampey, Tanager Place LGBTQ Coordinator and Mike Hines, Tanager Place VP of Programs will be the featured presenters.
03/01/2019 3:40 PM
On Wednesday, July 3, Marion will host a fireworks display, called Fireworks & Fireflies. This free event will take place on the eve of the holiday at the Klopfenstein Amphitheater at Lowe Park, 4500 N. 10th Street, Marion.
02/26/2019 3:20 PM
The Corridor Metropolitan Planning Organization seeks input from the public as they begin the planning process for the next long-range transportation plan to improve the Cedar Rapids Metro. The plan will guide the allocation of approximately $5 million in annual federal funding.
02/21/2019 9:18 AM
Parking on all city streets is prohibited from midnight to 7 p.m. on Feb. 20, 2019.
02/19/2019 9:05 PM
Marion City Hall will be closed to the public on Monday, Feb. 18 for cleaning. The Water Department will be open to accept payments and the Chamber/MEDCO offices will not be impacted.
02/12/2019 1:39 PM
The City of Marion's Board and Commission Reception initially scheduled for Monday, Feb. 11 from 4:15-6 p.m. has been postponed for two weeks due to the weather.
02/11/2019 11:18 AM
What types of events would you like to attend? What is most important to you when you are deciding whether to participate in an event? Visit www.cityofmarion.org/about-us/public-survey to share your input.
02/06/2019 8:25 AM
The Public Services Department maintains a holiday collection schedule to coincide with City/department holidays and the Linn County Solid Waste Agency
01/21/2019 8:38 AM
The Marion Fire Department (MFD) is pleased to be named a $1,000 Walmart Community Grant award recipient. The funds will be used to purchase smoke detector batteries for the department’s Battery Up! program.
01/15/2019 3:32 PM
The mayor will review his city’s accomplishments and look ahead to 2019 and beyond at the luncheon and presentation at the Cedar Rapids Marriott, 1200 Collins Road NE.
12/20/2018 4:29 PM
The City of Marion is requesting proposals from parties interested in acquiring and relocating two properties; 525 11th Street and 520 12th Street in Marion. Tours will be available upon request the week of Jan. 7, 2019. Responses are due by Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019.
12/13/2018 11:35 AM
A ribbon cutting will be held Dec. 12 to celebrate the completion of two new segments of Grant Wood Trail stretching from 31st Street east to Highway 13. It will take place at 12:30 p.m. on the trail near the intersection of 35th Street and 4th Avenue, north of the Centex station in Marion.
12/11/2018 11:24 AM
The intent of the grant will be to assist non-profit, charitable organizations or other entities interested in assisting low-and- moderate income individuals with programs that address housing instability in the community.
11/30/2018 2:14 PM
The Water Department maintains the water mains required to deliver water to homes and businesses. Property owners are responsible for the connection to the water main, the piping that carries the water from the water main, the curb stop box, the water meter, shutoff valves and pipes.
11/28/2018 4:51 PM
The City of Marion is pleased to announce that Kelly Dybvig will join the staff of the Marion Public Library as Deputy Director.
11/28/2018 4:20 PM
Two open house sessions will be held on Dec. 12 from 11:15-11:45 a.m. and from 5:30-6 p.m. These will be held at Marion Public Library and offer an opportunity to connect with Hollie Trenary over coffee and a treat. No RSVP is required.
11/27/2018 1:41 PM
Marion Mayor Nicolas AbouAssaly will review the City's accomplishments of the past year and look ahead to 2019 and beyond during the 25th annual Marion State of the City luncheon.
10/31/2018 9:25 AM
Mayor AbouAssaly invites all Marion residents for coffee and conversation the last Saturday of each month. This Saturday, Oct. 27 from 7:30-9 a.m. at Mr. Beans, 1080 East Post Road. All ages are welcome.
10/26/2018 8:26 AM