Water meter endpoint replacements scheduled

The founder of Spread Goodness Day is kicking off 2020 with new partnerships and new ways to spread goodness. Anna Dravland is the founder and driving force behind the initiative. Join in the third annual Spread Goodness Day on March 13, 2020.

This event is to inspire a global day of simple goodness by encouraging individuals, schools and organizations to spread some goodness.

What do you do for Spread Goodness Day? Spread some goodness. To whoever you want, however you want and to whatever extreme you want. Celebrate goodness in your unique, do-gooder ways!

It is not about paying it forward. It is not about service. It is not about telling us, the internet or anyone at all. It’s about Goodness in whatever way is natural to you.

More information can be found on: www.spreadgoodnessday.com

Seasonal launch permits available for purchase

Beginning March 4, the City of Marquette will require all boaters to obtain a launch permit to launch a boat at either the Cinder Pond Marina or Presque Isle Marina.

Seasonal launch permits are available for purchase at Lakeview Arena Parks & Recreation office, located at 401 E. Fair Avenue and at the City of Marquette Treasurer’s office, located at 300 W. Baraga Avenue.

Beginning May 8, seasonal launch permits will also be available at Cinder Pond Marina office. 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 at the Cinder Pond Marina and Presque Isle Marina.

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Corey Teinert, Resignation

Corey Teinert, Firefighter/Paramedic has resigned from the Fire Department as he’s accepted a new position out of the area. Corey’s last day will be March 6, 2020.

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Greg Kinonen, Promotion

Greg Kinonen, Detective Lieutenant, has been promoted to Detective Captain effective March 2, 2020. Greg is a graduate of Northern Michigan University’s regional police academy and he received an associate’s degree in criminal justice from Suomi College before being hired by the department as a patrol officer in October of 1997. In July of 2014 he was promoted into the Detective Bureau where he obtained the rank of Detective Sergeant in July of 2015 and Detective Lieutenant in November of 2015. Greg is replacing Mike Kohler who retired in July 2019.

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Robert Harry, New Hire

Robert Harry has been hired as a Patrol Officer in the Police Department effective February 18, 2020. Robert has B.A. in Criminal Justice from Finlandia University and an EMT certification from Michigan Tech. He also obtained his MCOLES certification from NMU’s Police Academy in August of 2015. Prior to being hired by the City, Robert worked as a Patrol Officer at Michigan Technological University Public Safety and for both the Calumet Village Police Department as a Patrol Officer and Baraga County Sheriff’s Department as a Deputy Sheriff.

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The City Commission Special Meeting and Work Session tonight will be streamed at marquettemi.gov/alternatestream due to the Planning Commission meeting being streamed on the main City YouTube channel. ... See MoreSee Less
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By now, you've probably noticed the construction happening on the 100 block of W. Washington St. in Downtown Marquette. While lanes of traffic and sidewalks will remain largely open, there is no on-street parking in that area. There are numerous public parking lots nearby that area, with multiple pedestrian access points. For details on the progress of the construction, please visit www.downtownmarquette.org/construction-washington-st. ... See MoreSee Less
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Timeline PhotosCURBSIDE BRUSH AND LEAF PICKUP SCHEDULEDCurbside brush collection will be conducted April 26 – 30. The brush volume from each property is limited to one pickup load, a pile approx. 12’L x 6’W x 5’H.Crews will collect loose or brown bagged leaves May 3 - 14. Street sweeping and sand pickup will be conducted during leaf collection dates for all residential routes. The City will not collect material after the last date listed for each route.The composting drop-off site located at 1415 Pioneer Rd. is opening April 24 for the season. It is open Tuesdays 3pm – 7pm and Saturdays 9am – 1pm. Any yard waste will be accepted but brush will be limited to one pickup load per day. “Solid Waste” fee payment on a City water bill and ID is required for admittance.The Household Rubbish site will open April 26. It is open Mondays and Wednesdays3pm – 7pm and the second Saturday of each month 1pm – 4pm. Extra days have been added to the first two weeks to assist with spring cleaning. Thursday, April 29, Saturday, May 1, and Thursday, May 6. Dates and the map of the City of Marquette’s curbside brush and leaf collection and compost and rubbish site opening can be found on the city website. For More Information: Public Works/ 906-228-0444 ... See MoreSee Less
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The City of Marquette has seasonal positions available for Park Patrol Officers at the City parks and beaches. Must be able to work a flexible schedule that includes weekends and holidays from approximately June 1st through September 2021. Degree or coursework in criminal justice/law enforcement preferred. Entry rate is $10.46 per hour. Applications will be accepted through May 15, 2021. EOE ... 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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