Recently Adopted Ordinances, Zoning Chapters and Public Housing Franchises/Bonds/Tax Exemptions
The following ordinances have been adopted by the Marquette City Commission but have not yet been included in the official copy of the Marquette City Code. At present, any action to amend the City's Zoning Ordinance is immediately incorporated into the City's Zoning Ordinance documents (listed at left). As such, those items are not included in the list below.
Establishes base civil infraction fines for the City and a civil infraction process for business licenses, and makes various minor changes in business license sections - Ordinance 665.
An ordinance to amend the Rental Fire Safety Code - Ordinance 667.
An ordinance to amend the City of Marquette Zoning Ordinance (City Code Ch. 80), regarding requirements for short-term rental properties - Ordinance 668.
An ordinance to amend the Fireworks section of the City Code - Ordinance 669.
An ordinance to repeal an obsolete section of City code pertaining to fireworks - Ordinance 670.
An ordinance to amend the water rates in the City of Marquette - Ordinance 671.
An ordinance to amend the wastewater rates in the City of Marquette - Ordinance 672.
An ordinance to amend the stormwater rates in the City of Marquette - Ordinance 673.
An ordinance to provide for a service charge in lieu of taxes for a multiple family dwelling project known as Whetstone Village for persons of low income to be financed or assisted through pursuant to the provisions of the State Housing Development Authority Act of 1966, as amended - Ordinance 674.
An ordinance to prohibit marihuana establishments within the boundaries of the City of Marquette pursuant to the Michigan Regulation and Taxation of Marihuana Act - Ordinance 675.
An ordinance to adopt the City of Marquette Land Development Code, and to repeal several sections of City Code, relating to zoning - Ordinance 676.
These chapters are on file in the City Clerk's Office: Ch. 100 Electric Utility Ch. 101 Automobile Parking System Ch. 150 Bus Franchise Ch. 151 Gas Franchise Ch. 152 Cable Franchise Ch. 153 Electric Franchise Ch. 154 Tax Abatement Method for State of Federally Subsidized Low & Moderated Income Housing in City of Marquette Ch. 155 City Tax Exemption for SUNDARA, Nonprofit Housing Corporation Ch. 160 Regulations & Procedures for Basic Cable Television Rates & Regulations Ch. 605 WS Refunding Bond Ch. 625 PILT - Grandview 600 Altamont
In February of 2019, the Marquette City Commission adopted the Land Development Code, which lays out zoning regulations for the City of Marquette.
The chapters listed below have been replaced by the Land Development Code.
Ch. 80 Marquette City Zoning Ordinance Ch. 80.35 Downtown Waterfront District (Ordinance #668) Ch. 80.36 South Marquette Waterfront District (Ordinance #668) Ch. 82 Sign Ordinance Ch. 83 An Ordinance to Add Title XII - Zoning; New Chapter 83 - Tourist Oriented Directional Signs Ch. 85 Subdivision Ordinance Ch. 86 Fence Ordinance
City Code and City Charter
The Marquette City Code is hosted on an external website (Municode) in order to provide a more efficient viewing experience. Ordinances awaiting codification will be listed above.