Mayor Scott Schertzer is announcing the following closings and adjusted hours for City Offices during the weeks of December 21 and December 28. City Hall Many departments will be utilizing vacation time over the holiday period of December 24 – 25 and December 31 – January 1. Therefore, residents are highly encouraged to call and ensure the office relevant to their needs will be open. All offices will be closed on December 25, and January 1. Visit www.marionohio.us for a complete list of business hours for each department in City Hall for the weeks of December 21 and December 28.
Sanitation Sanitation collection will not take place on December 25 or January 1. Residents with Friday sanitation service are asked to have their collections at curbside by 7:00 am on Monday, December 28 and Monday, January 4. Crews will collect both Friday and Monday’s refuse on each Monday. Sanitation crews will also begin collecting live Christmas trees on Monday, December 28 and continue tree collection through the month of January. Live Christmas trees should be placed at curbside on the resident’s trash collection day. All lights and decorations should be removed from the tree and the tree should NOT be wrapped in plastic, as City crews will chip the trees at curbside.
Transit Marion Area Transit will close at 1:00 pm on Thursday, December 24 and remain closed through Friday, December 25. On Thursday, December 31, Marion Area Transit will observe normal operating hours and then be closed on Friday, January 1.
Senior Center The Marion Senior Center will be closed on December 24 – 25, as well as December 31 – January 1.
Necessary services including police and fire will operate as usual.