American Fidelity Open Enrollment

The City of Marquette offers Flexible Medical Spending Accounts and other voluntary benefits through a Section 125 Plan.  Cafeteria plans, or plans governed by IRS Code Section 125, allow employers to help employees pay for expenses such as supplemental insurance with pre-tax dollars. The City offers the Section 125 Plan to all active full-time employees. 

The City has worked together with our Section 125 Plan vendor, American Fidelity, to develop options for enrollment to be held in person and virtually.

Open enrollment week is  May 10-14, 2021.   A link will be provided the week prior to open enrollment to schedule a virtual visit.

Fire and Police employees do not need to schedule an appointment. A block of time has been reserved for your convenience in your department. If you cannot make one of the available dates, please contact HR to schedule an appointment at a different location.

All other employees are required to schedule an appointment either in person or virtually to sign up or sign off. Please contact HR to schedule your appointment today at X8584 or

King, Nathan 04.12.21 website

Nathan King, New Hire

The Marquette Police Department would like to welcome Nathan King as their new Patrol Officer effective
April 12. Officer King is a Marquette native who attended NMU receiving his Associate’s degree in Law
Enforcement. He completed the Marquette Regional Police Academy in September 2020. Prior to joining
the City of Marquette, Nathan was employed by Border Grill. Welcome, Nathan!

Ryan Anderson 04 2021 website

Ryan Anderson, Re-Hire

The Department of Public Works welcomes back Ryan Anderson as a rehired Heavy Equipment Operator
effective March 31. Ryan previously worked in this capacity from 2017-2019, at which time he decided to
return to CCI for another position. Ryan has returned to the City as an HEO and will report to Art Carlson.
Welcome back, Ryan!

Michelle Marzec 04 2021 website

Michelle Marzec, New Hire

The City of Marquette would like to welcome Michelle Marzec as our new part-time
Administrative Assistant in the Marquette Senior Center effective April 12. Michelle has a BS in
Elementary Education (Mathematics) from NMU and a Montessori Primary Diploma from the Montessori
Center of Minnesota. Prior to joining the City of Marquette, Michelle worked for the DeVooght’s General
Store in Skandia as well as Montessori schools. Welcome, Michelle!

Roth, Michael website 04 2021

Michael Roth, Promotion

Effective March 29, Patrol Officer Michael Roth has been promoted to Uniform Corporal in the Police
Department. Cpl Roth was hired by the City as a Patrol Officer in July 2010. Prior to joining the City, he
received his Bachelor’s degree from NMU in Criminal Justice and went on to graduate the NMU Regional
Police Academy and later worked as a Police Officer for the NMU Public Safety and Police Services.

April 26 City Commission Meeting: Participation Details

Due to directives from the State of Michigan, the April 26 City Commission meeting will be held at City Hall without the public in physical attendance. The public is invited to view and participate in the meeting electronically.

The meeting will be streamed on YouTube and Channel 191 starting at 6 p.m. The YouTube channel is located at Please note that the livestreams may have at least a 20 second delay.

Public Participation

There will be two options for public participation in the meetings: phone conferencing or written comment.  There will be two public comment periods during each meeting, one at the beginning and one at the end. Comments will be limited to three minutes and speakers must give their name and address.

Written comments will be limited to 500 words. Written comments can be submitted directly to, written submissions will be accepted until 12 p.m. on Monday, April 26.

To make a comment over the phone, please call 312-626-6799 and use Meeting ID: 865 9829 3707

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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 ... 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



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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