Welcome to the City of Marion

Welcome to the official website of the City of Marion, Ohio.  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, Ohio 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. We invite you to stop and experience our history, attractions, culture, food and more.

Latest News from the City of Marion

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 9:05am

Mayor Bill Collins is announcing that City Departments will be closed on Monday, May 27, 2024 in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.

  • Departments in City Hall will be closed on May 27, 2024.
  • The Sanitation department will not collect trash, recycling, or yard waste on Monday, May 27, 2024. Residents who normally have sanitation service on Monday are asked to have their collections at curbside by 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 28. Crews will collect refuse for both Monday and Tuesday throughout the day on Tuesday, May 28, with the possibility that part of Tuesday’s collection could extend into Wednesday, May 29.
  • Marion Area Transit will NOT operate on Monday, May 27, 2024. Normal hours of operation for bus service will resume on Tuesday, May 28.
  • Marion Senior Center will be closed on Monday, May 27, 2024. No senior transportation will be available that day with the exception of dialysis appointments.

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


Thu, 05/16/2024 - 7:53am

The playground at McKinley Park will be closed Friday, May 17 through Monday, May 20 while repairs are being made at this site.


Mon, 04/22/2024 - 12:44pm

Memberships for Lincoln Parks Aquatics Center's 2024 summer season are currently on sale through April 30, 2024.

Memberships can be purchased in person at the following locations during the hours listed:

Parks Department Office
1530 Pole Lane Rd
Monday through Friday – 8:00 a – 3:00 p

City Hall - Mayors Office
233 W. Center St. - 3rd Floor
Monday through Thursday – 8:00 a  – 3:30 p

Memberships may also be purchased online through the following link:  https://lpac.recdesk.com/Community/Membership

The final day to purchase memberships through this sale is Tuesday, April 30, 2024.




Railroad-Related Issues

Trouble with trains? Click here for a resource guide on making reports and/or complaints regarding railroads to the appropriate, responsible agencies.


High Grass & Weeds Complaints

Vegetation over six-inches (6”) in height on private property within the City of Marion is considered a violation of City ordinance. Click here for more details or to report a high grass and weed violation.


Love Our Neighborhoods

City employees and Marion residents working together to revitalize our community by focusing on neighborhood improvement.

Click here to learn more!