Lane closures planned during flower planting

Beginning at 6 a.m. on Friday, June 1, South Front Street/U.S. 41, from Furnace Street to the roundabout, will be tapered down to one lane heading north, to accommodate for the Marquette Beautification Committee’s annual planting of petunias. The lane is expected to be open to through
traffic at 3 p.m.

On Saturday, June 2, starting at 6 a.m. the southbound lane of South Front Street/U.S. 41, from Jackson Street to Furnace Street, will be tapered down to one lane heading south for the planting of petunias. All lanes are expected to be open to through traffic at 1 p.m. the same day.

Motorists are encouraged to slow down and use caution while traveling this area.

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Iron Range Roll set for June 2

The 40 Below Marquette County Young Professionals will be sponsoring the annual Iron Range Roll on Saturday, June 2.
No streets will be closed for the event and the runners and bicyclists that are participating in the event are to follow the rules of the road. However, motorists are asked to be aware of the runners and bicyclists crossing the following locations between 1 and 4:30 p.m.:

  • Iron Ore Heritage Trail crossing at Wilson Street
  • Washington Street and McClellan Avenue intersection
  • Multi-use path crossing at Fifth Street
  • Multi-use path crossing at Fourth Street

Marquette City Police will provide traffic control at the intersection of Washington and McClellan from 1 to 4:30 p.m.

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Corpus Christi procession scheduled for June 3

Beginning at noon on Sunday, June 3, the Diocese of Marquette will be hosting a procession.

The procession will begin at noon at St. Peter’s Cathedral and proceed north on Fourth Street to St. Michael’s Church.

The procession will occur on Fourth Street and will have a police escort. Motorists traveling on Fourth Street are asked to avoid the procession and use an alternative route.

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Summer hours now in effect in City parks

The City of Marquette’s official Park hours go into effect Wednesday, May 30. The City parks hours are from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily. There is no camping or overnight parking allowed in any city park.

As of Wednesday, May 30, the road around Presque Isle will be closed for walking hours on the following days and times:

  • Monday and Wednesday: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Tuesday and Thursday: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday: 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.

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The City of Marquette has seasonal positions available for Lifeguards at all public beaches. Applicants must be able to work a flexible schedule that includes weekends and holidays from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. Red Cross Waterfront Certification and a current CPR card are required. Red Cross certified waterfront classes are being conducted through NMU at the PEIF pool. For class information contact Katie Moe at 906-227-2421 or go to www.nmu.edu/recsports/lifeguard-certification-course.

Applications and a job description are available at the Human Resources Department, City of Marquette, 300 W. Baraga Ave. Marquette, Michigan 49855 or online at: www.marquettemi.gov/departments/administrative-services/human-resources/
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Just a reminder that the City Commission will be holding a special meeting today (May 7) at 5:15 p.m. to make a decision on grant funding for Lakeshore Boulevard.

More information can be found here: www.marquettemi.gov/lakeshoreblvd/

The video of this meeting can be seen here: www.youtube.com/watch?v=pP7B6IlTwj8
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The City Commission will be conducting a public forum on May 6 to discuss and review questions regarding the changes in state law regarding recreational marijuana sales as a part of the process of developing a City ordinance.

The forum is scheduled to begin at 5:15 p.m. on May 6 in Commission Chambers in City Hall. The public forum will include a presentation by the City Attorney and will provide an opportunity for residents to make comments to the City Commission.
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Contact Info

City Hall:

+1 906-228-0435

300 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette, MI 49855

Municipal Service Center:

+1 906-228-0444

1100 Wright St., Marquette, MI 49855

Tourist Park Reservations:

+1 906-228-0465

 

Hours

City Hall:

M-F: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Municipal Service Center:

M-F: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Closed Saturday and Sunday

Police and Fire on duty 24/7

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