Arts and Culture office hours altered during Art Week

The City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center office will observe shortened hours during the 2019 City of Marquette Art Week, June 24 to June 28:

  • Monday, June 24
    • 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Tuesday, June 25
    • 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 26
    • 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Thursday, June 27
    • 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Friday, June 28
    • CLOSED

Regular hours will resume on Monday, July 1. Staff will be checking email and voicemail messages throughout the week. Please contact the MACC at any time at (906) 228-0472 or e-mail arts-culture@marquettemi.gov.

June 23 procession to use City roads

Beginning at noon on Sunday, June 23, the Catholic Diocese of Marquette will be hosting a procession.

The procession will begin at noon at St. Peter’s Cathedral, located at 311 W. Baraga Ave., and will proceed north on Fourth Street to St. Michael’s Church located at 401 W. Kaye Ave.

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

Art Week events planned

The City of Marquette is proud to present the 5th Annual Art Week, taking place June 24 to 29!

A week full of special events dedicated to arts and culture, including exhibits, artist receptions, concerts, workshops, demonstration and live performances. Art Week is made possible thanks to collaboration with over 100 local artists, businesses, organizations and other community partners.

Some of this year’s new events include an 8-Hour Comic Challenge, nightly concerts at the Marquette Commons, a special Pine Mountain Music Festival performance at the Presque Isle Band Shell, and a Community Drink & Draw at Ore Dock Brewing Company.

Art Week will also feature favorites from years’ past, including the Downtown Marquette Art Stroll, Fresh Coast Plein Air Painting Festival, and a host of workshops, surprise art installations and more.

For a full listing of Art Week events, please visit https://www.marquette365.com/event/2019-city-of-marquette-art-week/. For more information please contact the City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center at (906) 228-0472 or email arts-culture@marquettemi.gov.

Road closures planned during construction

Front Street, from Ohio Street to Hewitt Avenue, and Lynn Avenue, from Fair Avenue to Center Street, are closing at 7 a.m. on June 17. Both construction projects will continue for several weeks.
Additionally, Lakeshore Boulevard will be closed on June 17 from roughly 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
See the announcements below for additional information.

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Timothy Hainstock, New Hire

Timothy Hainstock has been hired as a new Heavy Equipment Operator in Public Works effective June 13. Tim has his CDL Class A with airbrake and tanker endorsements, as well as doubles and chaufferurs license. Tim has over ten years experience in road construction and pipe work. He worked for both Smith Construction and A. Lindberg and Sons as a Driver/Laborer before being hired by the City.

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Joseph Knight, New Hire

Joseph Knight has been hired as a new Heavy Equipment Operator in Public Works effective June 10. Joe is a graduate of Marquette Senior High School and has his CDL Class A with airbrake and tanker endorsements. In addition to working as a welder and logger, Joe worked for Oberstar, Inc.as an Operator/Driver before being hired by the City.

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The City of Marquette is accepting applications for a Motor Pool Technician. Applicants must have basic mechanical skills and possess a valid driver’s license and a State of Michigan Class A CDL with Air Brake and Tanker endorsements within 180 days of hire. Testing will be required. Applications and a complete job description are available in Human Resources, 300 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette, Michigan 49855 or online at www.marquettemi.gov. Applications will be accepted in Human Resources through February 14, 2020. EOE ... See MoreSee Less

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To get involved, please visit marquettemi.gov/boardapplication.Congrats Connect Marquette members Antonio, Kristina, and Nathan for your appointment to the City of Marquette board/committees!
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A work session has been scheduled for Jan. 29 at 6 p.m. between the City Commission and Planning Commission to discuss the recommended Land Development Code (LDC) amendments regarding recreational marijuana licenses. The City Commission approved an ordinance in October allowing recreational licenses in the City and the Planning Commission has held four work sessions to discuss how to accommodate these licenses into the LDC.

The Planning Commission approved the recommendations after a public hearing held at their meeting on Jan. 7.

For the full text of these recommendations, as well as illustrative maps and a breakdown of the full public process regarding this topic, please visit marquettemi.gov/marijuana.
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The City of Marquette has a part-time position available for a Clerical Aide/Election Support in the Clerk’s Office. This position averages up to 29 hours per week. Must be available to work a flexible schedule Monday through Friday. The hiring rate is $10.75 /hr and includes paid time-off benefit. Applicant must have previous office experience, good customer service skills, be proficient in Word & Excel and type 40 wpm.

Applications and a job description are available at www.marquettemi.gov or in the Human Resources Office located at 300 W. Baraga Ave. Applications will be accepted through January 24, 2020. EOE
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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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