Fisher Street - Overhead Electrical Line Maintenance

Beginning at 8:00 A.M. Wednesday, April 20th, 2022 Fisher St between

S 4th St and S 5th St will be closed. A detour will be set up during the closure utilizing Rock St.   

The maintenance project is estimated to last approximately 3 days and will only be closed during 8 A.M. and 4 P.M..  For your safety and the safety of our employees and contractors, please do not approach crews while they are working.  The tasks that they perform put them near energized equipment where the outmost focus and concentration is necessary.

We understand that our activities may cause an inconvenience and want to thank you in advance for your patience and cooperation while we perform these modifications and upgrades.

City of Marquette Athletic Fields Closed

City of Marquette athletic fields remain closed due to melting snow, dormant grass and soft turf.  Please do not use City soccer fields or ball fields to avoid further damage.  Kaufman fields and parking are closed. An announcement will be made when athletic fields are open for use.

Notice: Proposed UPPCO Franchise Ordinance Available for Review

The City of Marquette has received a request for a grant of franchise to Upper Peninsula Power Company.

Per the requirements of the Marquette City Charter, the City Commission will consider acting on this request no sooner than May 10, 2022.

The proposed franchise, Ordinance #706, is on file in the office of the Marquette City Clerk at 300 W. Baraga Avenue.

Spring Street Closure - Front Street to Third

SPRING STREET CLOSURE – FRONT STREET TO THIRD STREET

Beginning at 5:00 p.m., Friday, April 8 and continuing through 12:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 10, Spring Street will be closed to motor vehicles between Front Street and Third Street for the Festival of the Angry Bear sponsored by the Ore Dock Brewing Company.

Egress from the MarqTran drive through and the Marquette History Museum will be available at the west end of Spring Street.

Call to Artists - Art Week 2022 Cover Art Contest

The City of Marquette Office of Arts & Culture invites artists of all ages to submit their original, water-themed artwork to be featured on the cover of the Art Week event booklet. Art Week 2022 will be held June 20-25.

A public contest will be held to determine the artwork featured on the cover of the City of Marquette Art Week 2022 Booklet. Submission deadline is Friday April 22, 2022. All submissions will be uploaded as a virtual exhibit hosted on the MQTcompass.com website. The winning artist will receive a $100 artist stipend and featured prominently in the Art Week promotions. The winning artwork will be chosen by popular choice via a public online voting poll activated once all submissions are available for viewing. All submissions should be inspired by the Art Week 2022 theme: Water.

Art work submissions should be emailed to apruiett@marquettemi.com Find the full call and guidelines HERE or listed in the Creative Classifieds resource of the MQTcompass.com https://www.mqtcompass.com/opportunities/art-week-2022-cover-art-contest/


For more information about Art Week visit https://www.mqtcompass.com/art-week/

For questions about the cover art contest please contact the Office of Arts and Culture at (906)228-0472 or arts-culture@marquettemi.gov

March 23 Alliance Reception Canceled Due to Inclement Weather

The U.P. Arts and Culture Alliance public reception has been canceled due to inclement weather. The UPACA Board Meeting and the Michigan Arts and Culture Council grant training workshop will proceed as planned. Public welcome and free to attend all events. Find more information on the www.mqtcompass.com

The Office of Arts & Culture and the Marquette Arts and Culture Center will be open normal hours (10:00am-5:00pm) on Wednesday, March 23.

Contact the Office of Arts & Culture with any questions or concerns.

arts-culture@marquettemi.gov or (906)228-0472

Marquette Arts & Culture Office Closed for Staff Professional Development

MARQUETTE ARTS & CULTURE OFFICE CLOSED FOR STAFF PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

The Office of Arts & Culture will be closed Wednesday, March 23 for City staff professional development. Staff will be attending the U.P. Arts and Culture Alliance Board Meeting, the Michigan Arts and Culture Council grant training workshop, and the UPACA public reception all held at the Delta County Chamber of Commerce. Public welcome and free to attend all events. Find more information at www.mqtcompass.com

The Arts & Culture staff will check the arts-culture@marquettemi.gov email periodically throughout the day for immediate needs and will respond to phone messages the following day, Thursday, March 24. The Deo Gallery and Studio Spaces will remain open according to Peter White Public Library hours.

Contact the Office of Arts & Culture with any questions or concerns.

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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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