Reminder: May 30 City Commission Meeting on a Tuesday

Due to the Memorial Day Holiday, the upcoming regular meeting of the Marquette City Commission will be held on Tuesday, May 30. The meeting will take place in City Commission Chambers at City Hall, and is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m.

As a reminder, most City offices will be closed on Monday, May 29 in observance of Memorial Day.

City of Marquette, Summer Hours

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 moving to summer hours beginning Monday, June 5, 2023. Summer hours will continue through Labor Day.

  • Monday-Thursday: 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Friday: 7:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
  • Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Fire Hydrant Flushing in Marquette

The City of Marquette’s Water Department will begin dead end fire hydrant flushing and checking valves throughout the city.

Residents may experience a brief period of discolored water or low pressure. If discoloration happens, please run cold water for 5 to 10 minutes or until it is clear.

Call For Artists - Art Stroll 2023

The City of Marquette announces the Call for Artists for Art Stroll 2023, an incredible opportunity for local artists to showcase their artwork during the City of Marquette Art Week. Beginning June 19 through June 24, Art Week will celebrate the local arts scene, and Art Stroll will make a highly anticipated return after a hiatus due to COVID. The City Office of Arts & Culture, in partnership with the Marquette Downtown Development Authority, will connect local artists with businesses in the downtown area, transforming the district into a vibrant art gallery.

Art Week will feature the highlight event, Art Stroll, which will take place on Wednesday, June 21 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. During this event, artists are invited to host receptions, demonstrations, workshops, or pop-up displays of their work, creating an immersive and interactive experience for attendees. In addition to the Art Stroll Event, artwork will be displayed throughout the downtown district from Monday, June 19 to Saturday, June 24, during regular business hours of participating locations.

To be considered for participation, artists must submit their applications by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, June 5. The application should include the artist's contact information, a brief artist statement, a high-resolution image of the artwork, and any other relevant details. Submissions are welcomed from artists of all ages and mediums. Artwork must be family-friendly in content. Apply via the form linked on the Art Week website or here:

For more information about Art Week and to access the application form, please visit the official City of Marquette Art Week website at Questions? Please contact the City Office of Arts & Culture at 906-228-0472.

City of Marquette Offices Closed for Memorial Day

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 on Monday, May 29, in observance of Memorial Day.  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.

City Parks Summer Hours

The City of Marquette’s official Park hours go into effect on Monday, May 22.  The city parks hours are from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. daily.  There is no camping or overnight parking allowed in any city park.

As of Monday, May 22, the road around Presque Isle will be closed to vehicular traffic for walking hours on the following days and times:

  • Monday and Wednesday:       6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday and Thursday:           7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday:             7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Spring Street Closure

On Friday, May 19, beginning at 8:30 a.m. Spring Street will be closed between Third Street and Fourth Street for tree removal work. The street is anticipated to be reopened at 6:00 p.m.

The public is advised to take caution when traveling through this area and to be alert for construction and advisory signing.   

City of Marquette - Government

City of Marquette - Government


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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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