City of Marquette Offices Closed for Good Friday

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 Street (in the Peter White Public Library); and the Municipal Service Center, 1100 Wright Street, will be closed on Friday, April 7, in observance of Good Friday. 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.

State of the Arts Event

Join us Thursday, March 30 from 6 to 8 p.m., as the City Office of Arts and Culture will host the first-ever State of the Arts event. The event will take place at the Ore Dock Brewing Company and is a social and informational arts advocacy event that will bring together artists, organizations, businesses, and the public to discuss the current state of arts and culture in Marquette.

The event will feature a short, structured presentation that outlines the City's initiatives and resources for local creatives and culture bearers. Attendees will have the opportunity to provide feedback and socialize. The event is free to attend, and the general public is welcome.

State of the Arts is proudly sponsored by Ore Dock Brewing Company. For more information about the event, please visit or contact the Office of Arts & Culture at 228-0472 or email Don't miss this opportunity to be a part of shaping the future of arts and culture in Marquette.

Seasonal Launch Permits

Beginning April 3, the City of Marquette will require all boaters to obtain a launch permit to launch a boat at either Cinder Pond or Presque Isle Marinas.

Seasonal launch permits are now available for purchase at Lakeview Arena Parks & Recreation office, located at 401 E. Fair Avenue, the City of Marquette’s Treasurer’s office located at 300 W. Baraga Avenue.  Seasonal launch permits will also be available at Cinder Pond Marina office beginning May 8, 2023.  The cost is $70.00 per seasonal launch permit, and $20.00 for an additional launch permit (restrictions apply).

Daily launch permits are $7.00 and are available in the red launch boxes located at Cinder Pond and Presque Isle Marinas.

100 Block of West Washington Street Eastbound Lane Closure

On Monday March 27, from 8 to 10 a.m., the eastbound lane in front of 137 West Washington Street will be closed for construction activities. Flag control will be used to direct traffic around the closure area.

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

Special Planning Commission Meeting Scheduled

The Marquette City Planning Commission will conduct a Special Meeting on Thursday March 23rd, beginning at 6 p.m. in the Commission Chambers of City Hall.

The purpose of the meeting is for the presentation of data and information by the consulting group for the Community Master Plan Renewal Project, including summaries of the January online survey, the February listening sessions and open house, and the March online survey.


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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