The City of Marion and Marion Fire Department have not asked any companies to act on their behalf. If you are suspicious about someone attempting to gain access to your home, report the incident to the Marion Police Department by calling 319-377-1511.
04/30/2019 3:22 PM
Under his direction, the Marion Police Department implemented a new beat deployment structure, established the Marion Public Safety 911 Communications Center and developed the agency’s first 5-year strategic plan.
04/23/2019 10:28 AM
The City of Marion was recently honored with the 2018 Tree City USA Growth Award at the 29th Annual Community Forestry Awards Luncheon in Des Moines. Marion has achieved Tree City USA status consistently since 1993.
04/08/2019 1:36 PM
This event supports the recognition of April as National Child Abuse Prevention Month.
04/02/2019 11:45 AM
Texting while driving results in 400 percent more time with a driver’s eyes off the road, seriously increasing the chances of a crash. In fact, texting while driving increases the chance of a crash by 23 times.
04/02/2019 10:49 AM
Sections of the Boyson Trail and Boyson Park Trailhead remain closed. Crews will continue working to fully reopen the trail system.
03/27/2019 3:40 PM
The City of Marion is acting in concert with the bank to bring about the completion of the building project that is consistent with community goals, adopted development plans and ordinances, and is an asset to the Marion Uptown District.
03/26/2019 2:38 PM
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