December Board of Review Scheduled for December 12, 2023


Notice is hereby given that the Board of Review, City of Marquette will meet on December 12, 2023, at 9:00 a.m. at City Hall, Commission Chambers, 300 W. Baraga Ave, Marquette, MI for the following purposes.

  1. Request for current year only for poverty exemptions, but not poverty exemptions denied by the March or July Board of Review.
  2. Correct clerical errors or mutual mistake of facts.

All required forms and documentation shall be received five days prior to said meeting.

Dulcee Ranta, City Assessor

300 W Baraga Avenue

Marquette, MI 49855

Opening Reception for 'Color Memories' Exhibit

On Thursday, December 14, from 6-8 p.m. the City of Marquette Office of Arts and Culture will be hosting the opening reception for ‘Color Memories’ by Ginnie Cappaert to be displayed in the Deo Gallery. The Deo Gallery is owned by the City of Marquette and is located in the lower level of the Peter White Public Library in the City’s Arts & Culture Center; it is supported by the Lake Superior Art Association. Light refreshments provided. Receptions are free and open to the public. Exhibits are accessible during regular library hours and will be on display through January 27, 2024.


The Deo Gallery: Ginnie Cappaert, Color Memories
The exhibit is a meditative exploration of abstract landscapes, using over 40 layers of pigment with oil paints, cold wax, and marble dust to capture the essence of nature and changing seasons. Cappaert now owns and operates a studio and gallery of her work in Egg Harbor, WI. She lived in the U.P. for over thirty years. Learn more about the Deo Gallery and Public Gallery Program* exhibits at:

*The Huron Mountain Club Gallery and Lower Level Lobby will display community decorated holiday trees for the annual Winter Wonderland Walk. The celebration will take place on Saturday, December 2. See www.pwpl/info for more information about the winter display and event.

Winter Property Tax Bills

Winter tax bills totaling approximately $2 million dollars will be mailed to Marquette City property owners on November 30, 2023.   Tax collection begins December 1, 2023 and payments are accepted at the City Treasurer’s office without penalty through February 14, 2024.   A penalty of 3% is added to the winter tax bill on February 15, 2024.  On March 1, 2024, taxes are delinquent and are transferred to the County Treasurer for collection.

The 2023 winter property tax bill represents millage levies for Marquette County Transit, County Aging, County Medical Care Facility, County Dispatch, County Rescue, and County Veterans’ Affairs.


Vehicles impounded at Marquette Detailing located at 2743 US-41 W, Marquette MI 49855

2012 Chevrolet Malibu 1G1ZB5E05CF262601

2001 Buick Regal 2G4WB52K711230488

2011 Chevrolet Impala 2G1WF5EK1B1226130

2007 Dodge Durango 1D8HB48237F561747

2010 Ford Taurus 1FAHP2JWXAG112039

2008 Toyota Yaris JTDJT923785159863

2005 Chevrolet Trailblazer 1GNDT13S552295837

Vehicles impounded at Mr. Wrecker located at 209 US-41, Negaunee, MI 49866

2007 Cadillac STS 1G6DW677370190640

2012 Chevrolet Traverse 1GNKREED0CJ379269

**Any vehicle not sold at auction or redeemed by the registered owner shall be released to the vehicle custodian.

City of Marquette Offices Closed for Thanksgiving

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 November 22-24, in observance of  Thanksgiving. 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.


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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