Welcome to the City of Marion

As Mayor of the City of Marion, welcome to our official website.  The purpose of this website is to provide information about our city government, departments, services, and activities.  Whether you are a resident, business owner or visitor, we invite you to explore and access the resources throughout our web pages.

The Marion community is rich in heritage and history, including the Home and Memorial Tomb of 29th U.S. President Warren G. Harding and his wife Florence.  I invite you to stop and experience our history, attractions, culture, food and more.

Scott Schertzer - Mayor

Latest News from the City of Marion

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 8:37am

Offices located in City Hall will be closed on Friday, April 19, 2019 in observance of the Good Friday holiday.

PLEASE NOTE:  As a result of offices being closed on Friday, the weekly early closure day for most offices in City Hall will be observed on Thursday, April 18.  Offices will be observing their Friday business hours on this day, with notable early closures being the Municipal Court, and Utility Billing offices closing at 2:00 p.m.

The following departments will operate as noted below on Friday, April 19:

  • Sanitation crews will collect garbage and recycling.  Customers who normally have refuse collected on Friday are requested to have their collections at curbside by 7:00 a.m.
  • Marion Area Transit buses will not be in operation on Friday, April 19.
  • Marion Senior Center will be closed, resulting in programs, activities, and transportation not being available on Friday, April 19.

Essential services including airport, fire, and police will operate as usual.


Mon, 04/01/2019 - 2:44pm

Contractor Registration is now required for all contractors performing Construction work or services covered by applicable state and local building or housing codes.   

To get additional information regarding registration codes and requirements, CLICK HERE.


Fri, 03/29/2019 - 1:02pm

SPECIAL SALE will be held for family memberships for the 2019 Lincoln Park Aquatics Center season.  This SPECIAL PRICING for a family membership will ONLY  be available April 1 - 18, 2019.

Membership Type Price
Family (3-6 members not living in the same household)  $199.00
    Additional Member (maximum of 2 additional) $25.00 each

Memberships will be available for purchase at the following locations and times:

  • Safety Director's Office - City Hall, 3rd Floor
    Monday through Thursday - 7:30 am - 5:00 pm; Friday - 7:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Parks Department Office - Marion Municipal Airport, 1530 Pole Lane Rd.
    Monday through Friday - 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Accepted forms of payment include check, cash, Visa®, or Mastercard®.

For additional information on memberships, contact the Parks Department at 740-387-5370 or the Safety Director’s Office at 740-387-5865.

     Special Sale Membership Form