Senior Center to offer smart driving course

AARP’s Smart Driving course is a refresher course designed specifically to meet the needs of drivers over the age of 50. The course covers age related physical changes, declining perception skills, rules of the road. Local driving problems and also covers driver’s license renewals. It is specially designed to help older citizens continue driving safely.

The two-part class will take place in Citizens Forum Room inside Lakeview Arena on Aug. 16 and 17, from 10 to a.m. to 3 p.m. (lunch break from noon to 1 p.m.)

The instructor will be Don Balmer, a retired public school teacher who taught Driver’s Education for over 30 years and who is certified to teach the AARP Driving Classes. There is a $15 fee for AARP members, $20 for non-members, for the course and that fee is for AARP’s text book, hand out material and video.

Class size is limited and pre-registration is necessary, please call the Marquette Senior Center at 228-0456 to register or for more information.

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Starting immediately, the Presque Isle Park will be closed in its entirety due to inclement weather and wave height. Signage and barricades will be placed at the entrance to the island. Any additional questions or concerns can be addressed by contacting the Marquette City Police Department at 906-228-0400. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding. ... See MoreSee Less

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Effective immediately, Lakeshore Blvd., from Hawley St. to Fair Ave,, will be closed to through traffic due to high wave activity causing flooding ... See MoreSee Less

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City of Marquette - Municipal Government

The Marquette City Police Department would like to welcome the newest officer to the department; Officer Griffin!

Officer Griffin graduated from the Northern Michigan University Regional Police Academy in August and has been working for the Chocolay Township Police Department. He offically swore his oath in the Marquette City Commission Chambers yesterday.

Congratulations and again welcome, Officer Griffin!!
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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 am - 5 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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