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Posted on: July 20, 2022

Scott Kelly Recognized as Citizen of the Month July 2022

Kelly Recognition

Scott Kelly was nominated as Citizen of the Month for July 2022 by Council Member Don Ramsey.

Council Member Ramsey stated that Mr. Kelly wasn’t a typical citizen of the month because of his background. He said that Mr. Kelly had a history of inc...

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Posted on: July 20, 2022

Comprehensive Transportation Plan Shared and Adopted at July City Council Meeting

Foothills Regional Comprehensive Transportation Plan

At Tuesday, July 19's Marion City Council Meeting, NCDOT Transportation Planning Division Supervisor Andy Bailey presented Foothills Regional Commission's Comprehensive Transportation Plan. The plan highlights future highway projects in ...

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Posted on: July 21, 2022

Brown Drive Public Parking Lot Reopens

Brown Drive Parking Lot

The public parking lot at Brown Drive has reopened to the public. The City of Marion would like to thank citizens for their patience while construction work occurred on the parking lot's retaining wall. 

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Posted on: July 18, 2022

COVID-19 State of Emergency Terminated

Covid SOE Termination

The City of Marion terminated it's COVID-19 State of Emergency effective immediately on Monday, July 18.  Click the image below to read the proclamation

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Posted on: June 28, 2022

Maintenance Being Performed at Oak Grove Cemetery Mausoleum II

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The City of Marion is currently performing maintenance work on Oak Grove Cemetery’s Dove of Peace Mausoleum II. Visitors to the cemetery may notice missing pieces of marble at the top of the mausoleum. These pieces have been ordered and will be replaced w...

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Posted on: June 8, 2022

John and Joneric Bruner Named Citizens of the Month June 2022

Citizen of the month

During the Tuesday, June 7 City Council meeting, City Council Members and Mayor Little named John and Joneric Bruner Marion's June Citizens of the Month. 

Mayor Steve Little congratulated the Bruners on holding the 2022 WNC Bigfoot Festival. He sa...

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Posted on: June 3, 2022

Catawba River Greenway Has Reopened to the Public

Catawba River Stabilization Project

The City of Marion has completed the riverbank stabilization work along the Joseph McDowell Historical Catawba Greenway, which sustained damage during Hurricane Zeta in October 2020.    The greenway and trailhead parking area at the Jose...

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Posted on: January 28, 2022

Marion Named to Best Places to Retire List

Smart Asset Retirement Map

SmartAsset recently released its seventh annual study of the top 10 places in North Carolina for people looking to retire. All of the 10 places are small towns, and Marion again came in third behind Hendersonville and Hickory, according to the study.

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Posted on: January 10, 2022

Catawba River Greenway Closed for Repairs

Catawba River Greenway (JPG)

The City of Marion has contracted Wright Contracting, LLC to preform river bank stabilization work at seven locations along the Joseph McDowell Historical Catawba Greenway, which sustained severe erosion during Hurricane Zeta.  The work is schedu...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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