New Year's Eve Ball Drop

On Friday, December 31 from 11:00 p.m. until 1:00 a.m., West Washington Street will be closed between Front Street and Third Street for the annual New Year’s Eve Ball Drop. 

The motoring public is advised to use caution when traveling near this area and be aware of all pedestrians crossing the streets.

Sheridan Avenue Closure

Sheridan Ave., between Cleveland Ave. and Sherman St., will be closed for street repairs. The road closure will take place on Thursday, December 21, 2021. Completion is expected for morning of December 29, 2021.

City of Marquette Offices Closed for Holidays

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 for the Christmas and New Year’s holidays on the following days:

  • Friday, Dec. 24
  • Monday, Dec. 27
  • Friday, Dec. 31
  • Monday, Jan. 3

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

There will be no change in garbage pickup for City residents.

Norwood Street Closure


Norwood St., between Fitch Ave. and Presque Isle Ave., will be closed for road repair. The road closure will take place Thursday, December 16, 2021, 7:00 a.m. until completion. Completion is expected for morning of December 23, 2021.

Job Posting: Motor Pool Technician



TO:                             Public Works Bargaining Unit

DATE:                        December 15, 2021                

POSITION:               Motor Pool Technician

DIVISION:                Motor Pool  


Wednesday, December 15, 2021 through Tuesday, December 21, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. 


The duties and responsibilities as well as the minimum qualifications are contained in the attached job description.  Must successfully complete in-house training program within three years.  This position may include second and third shifts, and / or weekends. Standard written testing will be required to determine qualifications.  Testing subjects will be Mobile Equipment Mechanic and Practical testing. Test scores from identical testing done in the prior 12 months can be used in lieu of re-testing if candidate agrees.


Entry $21.04/hr, 6 months $22.31/hr, 1 year $23.52/hr, 2 years 24.80/hr, 3 years $26.05/hr.


Employees interested in signing for this position posting must come to Human Resources to sign for the posting before 4:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 21, 2021.  Please take this posting down after 4:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 21, 2021.   MUST BE SIGNED IN INK.


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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



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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