07/08/2020 12:30 PM
To promote physical distancing, reservations are required. The lot will accommodate up to 50 vehicles and space outside of each vehicle will be dedicated for seating. Only one reservation per household. Guests must have a confirmed reservation and show proof of reservation upon arrival.
07/07/2020 2:34 PM
The Marion Fire Department would like to offer the following safety reminders as Independence Day approaches. Follow these simple rules courtesy of the Iowa State Fire Marshal to keep the holiday safe and fun for everyone.
07/03/2020 10:11 PM
A significant increase in the number of COVID-19 cases were reported over two consecutive weeks, mainly among 18 to 25 year olds.
07/02/2020 12:25 PM
Garbage, recycling and yard waste will continue according to the regular collection schedule on July 3. The Yard Waste Drop-off Facility will be closed on July 3 and July 4. The Recycling Drop-off Center will be closed on July 4.
07/01/2020 11:09 AM
“Hate has no place in Marion,” said Mayor Nicolas AbouAssaly. “We must stand up to hate and we must protect our neighbors. Every Marion resident has the right to feel secure, safe and welcomed in the place they call home.”
06/26/2020 11:05 AM
The four-building apartment complex will add 50 market rate and low income apartments to the housing options in Marion.
06/24/2020 5:26 PM
As Independence Day approaches, please be aware of Marion's rules surrounding the purchase and use of consumer grade fireworks.
06/19/2020 11:01 AM
Marion's Community Recovery Task Force has identified the following community needs and volunteer opportunities related to the COVID-19 outbreak. If your summer schedule allows, consider making a difference locally by exploring the following volunteer opportunities.
06/18/2020 6:15 PM
06/17/2020 1:49 PM
The City of Marion is pleased to announce that the splash pads at Thomas Park and Gill Park have opened for the season.
06/16/2020 11:43 AM
The survey was implemented to help businesses understand resident expectations and navigate a new way of doing business.
06/05/2020 2:37 PM
Be Well Marion and Marion Parks and Recreation are again teaming up with area yoga and fitness instructors to offer free outdoor yoga classes.
06/04/2020 10:56 AM
Our thoughts and prayers are with the Floyd family and we urge the public to continue to peacefully hold us, as a profession, accountable for our actions because we truly do want to serve the entire community.
06/03/2020 5:06 PM
Marion City Council is considering multiple rate increases for utility customers, to help offset increased expenses associated with garbage and recycling collection, wastewater treatment, urban forestry and improvements to water main infrastructure.
06/03/2020 5:03 PM
City facilities in Marion will remain closed to walk-in traffic until public health trends indicate it is safe to reopen and Linn County Public Health announces we have entered Phase Two.
05/29/2020 2:56 PM
Residents choosing to host garage sales still need to comply with group size restrictions and social distancing protocols that have been issued by the governor. This includes limiting the number of people in one space to no more than 10 and encouraging 6-feet of separation between people.
05/29/2020 9:57 AM
Playground visitors are encouraged to maintain social distancing and practice good hygiene while at play. Restroom facilities in the parks remain closed at this time.
05/28/2020 4:08 PM
Harper believes Marion’s thriving residential and business environment and numerous community cultural events make Marion “the place to be.”
05/28/2020 11:05 AM
If you're considering installing an in-ground, above-groun, or on-ground pool this summer, here's what you need to know to comply with City requirments.
05/27/2020 12:18 PM