Water Main Flushing in North Marquette

Beginning Wednesday, June 30, 2021, the City of Marquette Water Department will be flushing water mains until approximately Friday, July 30, 2021. The area affected is bounded by and including Wright Street on the north, Magnetic Street on the south, McClellan Avenue on the west and Elizabeth Harden Circle on the east.

Residents may experience cloudy water and minimal water disruptions during this time.  Please let the water run until it is clear prior to usage. 

Summer Property Tax Bills

Summer tax bills totaling approximately $32.9 million dollars were mailed to Marquette City property owners.  The due date for payment of City summer taxes is September 14, 2021.

Tax collection begins July 1, 2021 and payments are accepted at the City Treasurer’s office without interest through September 14, 2021.  Interest of 1% is added to the summer tax bill on September 15th and on the 15th of every following month.

The 2021 summer property tax bill represents millage levies for the City of Marquette, Library, Senior Millage, DDA, Marquette Public Schools, State Education, Marquette-Alger RESA, County Operating, and Iron Ore Heritage Authority.

July 1 Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting Announcement

The July 1, 2021 meeting of the Board of Zoning Appeal swill start at 7 p.m. and be held in the Commission Chambers of City Hall located at 300 W. Baraga Avenue.  Written comments can be submitted by emailing alanders@marquettemi.gov. Written submissions will be accepted until 12:00 p.m. on July 1, 2021.

Ride with Pride Procession

On Saturday June 26, 2021 U.P. Rainbow Pride is holding a vehicle procession on City streets from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. The planned route starts at the NMU PEIF parking lot, heads west on Fair Avenue towards Presque Isle, south on Presque Isle to Fourth, east on Washington, north on Lakeshore, west on Fair, south on Third, west on Baraga, north on Fourth to Presque Isle and ending at the NMU PEIF parking lot.

Participants are required to follow the rules of the road; however, the public is asked to be alert along the route.

Mount Marquette Road Closure

The Noquemanon Trail Network (NTN) will be hosting biking and running events Saturday June 26 and Sunday June 27 on trails crossing the Mount Marquette roadway.  The Mount Marquette roadway between M553 and Cliffs Power Road will be closed to vehicular traffic Saturday morning through Sunday afternoon for these events.


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🎇Hooray!🎆 A huge thanks to the Marquette Area Fourth of July Celebration Committee and their amazing volunteers! ... See MoreSee Less
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See you tonight for the Boat Parade and the Fireworks!The Boat Parade will organize at 9 p.m. at the elbow of the Lower Harbor breakwater. At 9:30, the parade will complete two laps through the harbor. Boaters can tune to Marine Channel 12 for bulletins at 6 p.m., 7 p.m., and 8 p.m. The Fireworks are scheduled to launch at 10:40 p.m. from the Lower Harbor Ore Dock. Tonight's fireworks show will be syncronized to music. Because Food Fest has wrapped up, there will not be speakers in the park. The music will be broadcased on 100.3 The Point. Bring a radio! ... See MoreSee Less
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Have a safe and happy holiday weekend!The Marquette City Police will have extra patrol officers working this weekend specifically to enforce the City of Marquette beach rules during the 4th of July holiday weekend. Here is a reminder to everyone of the following city beach ordinances:(1) Section 4-2 Consumption of alcohol on beaches is prohibited (except by permit).(2) Section 22-24 People littering on beaches will be cited. Also, No Smoking is allowed on the beaches.(3) Section 8-12 Animals are prohibited on all public bathing beaches.Please remember to use only designated signed parking areas at Presque Isle Park; all others will be ticketed.Please enjoy the beaches and help us continue to keep Marquette beaches a fun, clean and safe place for all people to enjoy. ... 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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