Presque Isle and Cinder Pond launches opening April 12

The Presque Isle and Cinder Pond Boat Launches will be open beginning Friday, April 12. However, the Presque Isle Marina and Cinder Pond Marina will remain closed until May 1.

The City of Marquette requires all boaters to obtain a launch permit to launch a boat at Presque Isle and Cinder Pond. Seasonal launch permits are available for purchase at Lakeview Arena Parks and Recreation office, located at 401 E. Fair Ave., the City of Marquette’s Treasurer’s office located at 300 W. Baraga Ave. The cost is $60 per seasonal launch permit, and $15 for an additional launch permit (restrictions apply). Daily launch permits are $6 and are available in the red launch boxes located and Presque Isle and Cinder Pond Marina launch areas.

City offices closed April 19

City offices located at Marquette City Hall, 300 W. Baraga Avenue; the Lakeview Arena, 401 E. Fair Avenue; the Arts and Culture Center, 217 N. Front St. (in the Peter White Public Library); and the Municipal Service Center, 1100 Wright Street, will be closed on Friday, April 19, in observance of Good Friday.

Marquette Police, Fire, and Public Works and Utilities will remain fully operational during this time.

Phase 1 of Third Street work to begin April 15

Beginning at 7 a.m. on Monday, April 15, Third Street between Baraga Avenue and Rock Street will be closed to through traffic for Phase 1 reconstruction work. This is the first phase of two phases. This phase is expected to last four weeks.

The Third Street work will detour traffic to Baraga Avenue, Fourth Street and Rock Street. The public is advised to use caution when traveling through this area and to be alert for construction, detour and advisory signing.

A phasing schematic can be accessed at the City of Marquette Engineering Division web site under the Third Street Reconstruction Project link at www.marquettemi.gov.

Oberstar, Inc. is the general contractor for this project.

The City of Marquette asks you for your patience during the construction process.

Phase 1 of Altamont work to begin April 15

Beginning at 7 a.m. on Monday, April 15, Altamont Street between McMillan Street and Blemhuber Avenue will be closed to through traffic for Phase 1 reconstruction work. This is the first phase of two phases. This phase is expected to last four weeks.

The Altamont Street work will detour traffic to Fisher Street, Champion Street and Blemhuber Avenue. The public is advised to use caution when traveling through this area and to be alert for construction, detour and advisory signing.

A phasing schematic can be accessed at the City of Marquette Engineering Division web site under the Altamont Street Reconstruction Project link at www.marquettemi.gov.

Oberstar, Inc. is the general contractor for this project.

The City of Marquette asks you for your patience during the construction process.

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The City of Marquette has a part-time position available for a Homemaker Aide in the Senior Center. 18-29 hours per week. The hiring rate is $10.55/hr. The duties include housekeeping services and occasional errands for senior citizens. Must be capable of meeting physical demands of job and applicants must have a valid Michigan driver’s license and a personal vehicle. No nights, weekends or holidays. Applications and a job description are available in Human Resources or online at www.marquettemi.gov/departments/administrative-services/human-resources/

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
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Have you ever wondered why the lakeshore in Marquette's Lower Harbor is so open to public use today compared to years past? Brownfield projects, in coordination with the City of Marquette, the State of Michigan and private developers, have had a transformative effect on lakeshore access and recreation opportunities.

The harbor was was once the home to multiple working ore docks, piles of coal, fuel tanks and industrial refuse. Now, thanks to years of work remediating environmental contamination, creating new public spaces, and developing brownfield sites, Lower Harbor is a place for pedestrians, cyclists, boaters, residents and visitors to recreate and enjoy the Lake Superior shoreline.
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Presque Isle Park walking hours on Saturday, June 8 will be extended to include two additional hours. Walking hours will be from 7 a.m. to noon, due to the Girls on the Run 5K Run beginning at 10 a.m. at the park. Please practice awareness when driving at Presque Isle Park during the race ... See MoreSee Less

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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: 7:30 am - 4:30 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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