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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Please come and voice your views on tourism in Marquette County. Two community conversations will be held in the Shiras Room at the Peter White Library in Marquette on Wednesday, Nov. 7 at 3:30 or 6 p.m. Coffee and snacks will be provided. For more information, call 906-630-5477.

If you cannot attend either of these meeting times please fill out the online survey about Marquette County Tourism by visiting this link: nmu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9QOYTjQFVOqaI97
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Downtown Marquette Farmers Market
Farmers Market under the Big Top, tomorrow. We are in the U.P. and have to adapt to the weather. Too much going on not to. So tomorrows market will be set up under 2 large event tents on the Commons plaza. The market cashier and some vendors will be inside the building. The fireplace will be on too. Winter squash tasting and Power of Produce tomorrow. Lots to see and do, plan to come downtown in the morning. Market accepts cash, debit/credit cards, SNAP, Double Up Food Bucks, WIC Project FRESH and Senior Market FRESH and Hoophouses for Heath.
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Beginning at 7 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 22, Oberstar, Inc. will be proceeding with sanitary sewer lateral replacements on Third Street between Fisher Street and Mather Street. This
work will be done with intermediate road closures and the public is urged to use extreme caution and follow all warning signs and other traffic control measures. The work is expected to last less than one week for this phase of the project. Access to Mather Street will be available by means of Fourth Street.

The City of Marquette asks you for your patience during this process.
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City of Marquette - Municipal Government
On November 6, 2018, voters in the City of Marquette will be asked to approve a change in the City Charter. The proposal would change the way PILT is calculated between the City of Marquette and the Marquette Board of Light and Power (BLP). Both the City and the BLP worked together to develop this change.

For more information, please visit: www.marquettemi.gov/charteramendment/
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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

 

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