Arts and Culture Advisory Committee Meeting

Due to Executive Order 2020-21, the Thursday July 9, 2020, The Arts and Culture Advisory Committee meeting will be held virtually with committee members and Staff attending remotely through Zoom video conferencing. The meeting will start at 5:30pm. This meeting will be streamed on the City of Marquette YouTube channel (https://www.youtube.com/user/CityofMarquetteGov). Please note that the YouTube livestream will have at least a 20 second delay.

Public Participation

There will be three options for public participation in this meeting: video conferencing, phone conferencing or written comment. There will be two public comment periods for the 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.

Members of the public wishing to make a video comment will need to visit  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88060788065 on a computer or smart device that has a camera.

Members of the public wishing to call in and make a comment over the phone will need to call 312-626-6799 and enter the meeting ID 880 6078 8065

When participating via video or phone conferencing, you will be placed into a virtual lobby/on-hold until the Public Comment portions of the meetings are reached. Once Public Comment begins, the Chair will go through each person waiting in the lobby one at a time and provide them with the opportunity to address the Commission. It is recommended that participants follow the meeting on YouTube to know when the Public Comment portion is occurring and be ready to make their comment.

The video and phone conference lobby will open 10 minutes before the scheduled meeting start time.

Written comments can be submitted to Tiina Morin, Arts and Culture Manger at tmorin@marquettemi.gov. Written submissions will be accepted until 4 p.m. on the day before the meeting.

Promotional fund, discount fee waiver applications available

The Marquette City Code (Sec. 2-522) provides a mechanism for community stakeholders to submit for waivers of City fees and/or in-kind services provided by the City and/or cash payments. Requests for Promotional Funds may include grant funding, fee relief, provision of in-kind City services, cash or a combination of any or all of these items.

Applications for Fiscal Year 2020-2021 (Oct. 1, 2020 through Sept. 30, 2021) must be received or postmarked by March 31, 2020. Any applications received or postmarked after this date will NOT be eligible for consideration. It is important to note all applications may not be funded. Funding will depend upon City priorities and available dollars.Applications and information are available on the City website at www.marquettemi.gov or at the Community Services, Parks & Recreation office, located in Lakeview Arena at 401 E. Fair Avenue in Marquette.

Christmas tree drop-off sites

Properties paying the “Solid Waste” fee on their monthly bills are eligible to use the Christmas tree drop-off sites.  Owners and tenants of properties not paying the fee should contact their regular waste hauler for service.  These sites are supported by fees, not taxes.

Beginning December 26, 2019 through January 13, 2020 there will be two (2) drop-off sites available for Christmas tree disposal.

Site one is located at the west end of Lakeview Arena parking lot, 401 E Fair Ave. Place tree inside orange fencing.

Site two is located at Hurley Field, 240 Mesnard St. Place tree inside orange fencing.

Residents are to remove all decorations and stands before disposing of their tree.

New Year’s Eve ball drop

Beginning on Tuesday, Dec. 31 at 11 p.m. and continuing until 1 a.m. on Jan. 1, 2020, West Washington Street will be closed between Front Street and Third Street, to accommodate for the annual New Year’s Eve Ball Drop.

The motoring public is advised to use caution when traveling near this area and be aware of all pedestrians crossing the streets.

Arts and Culture Advisory Committee special meeting

The City of Marquette Arts and Culture Advisory Committee will hold a special meeting Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. The Special Meeting is to review the 2020 Annual Art Award nominations and select recipients. All meetings take place in the City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center located in the lower level of the Peter White Public Library.

Please call 228-0472 or email arts-culture@marquettemi.gov for more information.

December Board of Review planned

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

Notice is hereby given that the Board of Review, City of Marquette will meet on Dec. 10 at 9 a.m. at City Hall, Council Chambers, 300 W. Baraga Ave, Marquette, MI for the following purposes.

  1. An owner of property that is a “Principal Residence” on May 1 may appeal to the July Board of Review in the year for which an exemption was claimed or in the immediate succeeding 3 years if the exemption was not on the tax roll.  For taxes levied after Dec. 31, 2011, an owner who owned and occupied a principal residence on June 1 or Nov. 1 for which the exemption was not on the tax roll may file an appeal with the July or December Board of Review in the year for which the exemption was claimed or in the immediate succeeding three years if the exemption was not on the tax roll. MCL 211.7cc(19)
  2. Request for current year only for poverty exemptions, but not poverty exemptions denied by the March Board of Review.
  3. Request for P.A. 161 of 2013 Disabled Veterans Exemption.
  4. Correct clerical errors or mutual mistake of facts.

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

Miles Anderson, City Assessor
300 W Baraga Avenue
Marquette, Ml 49855

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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

 

Hours

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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