Mayor Scott Schertzer is announcing upcoming closures that will affect services over the Thanksgiving holiday for City of Marion residents. The following closures and modifications in operational schedules are being announced for various city departments:
• All offices in City Hall will be closed on Thursday, November 25 and Friday, November 26, 2021.
PLEASE NOTE: As a result of City Hall offices being closed on Thursday and Friday, offices in City Hall will be observing their weekly early closure day on Wednesday, November 24. Notable early closures include the Municipal Court office closing at 12:00 pm and the Utility Billing office closing at 2:00 pm.
• The Sanitation and Streets Department will not collect trash, recycling, yard waste, or leaves on Thursday, November 25, 2021. Services by these crews will resume on Friday, November 26 with the Sanitation Department collecting refuse, recycling, and yard waste for both Thursday and Friday on this day. Therefore, residents who normally have Thursday sanitation and recycling service are asked to have their collections at curbside by 7:00 a.m. on Friday. Leaf collection will also resume on Friday.
• Marion Area Transit will be closed and have no bus service available on Thursday, November 25 or Friday, November 26. Bus service will resume normal hours of operation on Monday, November 29, 2021.
• The Marion Senior Center will be closed on Thursday, November 25 and Friday, November 26, 2021. Senior Transportation will not be available on either day, with the exception of dialysis appointments.
Necessary services including fire, police, and airport will operate as usual.