Posted on: September 22, 2017

MPD to Host Police Athletic League Car Show on Saturday, Oct. 21

PAL Car Show  Flyer 2017_Page_1

September 22, 2017

CONTACT: Officer Chuck McPhilamy

cmcphilamy@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5370

Do you own an amazing car? Are you willing to help the Marietta Police Athletic League (PAL) provide affordable programs for area youth? Please register now to show you...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: September 20, 2017

Marietta Power & Water to Perform Routine Tree Trimming Maintenance on Whitlock Ave

power-500

September 20, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – During the week of September 25-29th, which coincides with fall break for Marietta City Schools, Marietta Power and Water will do proactive tree trim...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: September 19, 2017

MPD's Media Police Academy Registration Now Open

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September 19, 2017

CONTACT: Officer Chuck McPhilamy

cmcphilamy@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5370 

Media Police Academy registration is now open! ALL Media personnel from public or collegiate news organizations are invited (desk editors, reporters, radio pe...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: September 18, 2017

City Council to Meet September 27

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Wednesday, September 27 beginning at 5:15 p.m. All meetings take place in the City Council chamber located on the lobby level of City Hall, 205 Lawrence St.

Meetings

  • Public invited to attend
  • A...
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2017 News Archive
Posted on: September 18, 2017

Marietta Museum of History to Host Remember When: "Where Were You In WWII?"

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September 18, 2017

CONTACT: Jan Galt

jan@mariettahistory.org

770.794.5710

MARIETTA—On Friday, September 22, 2017, the Marietta Museum of History continues its popular monthly program, the Remember When Club.  The Club explores what life was like in C...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: September 14, 2017

Watch Latest City Council Meeting Online

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Want to know what your local elected officials are deciding? Streaming video of the September 13 regular meeting of Marietta City Council is available for viewing online.Subscribe to receive updates about City news and events from Marietta City Hall.

More ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: September 14, 2017

Next Installment of MPD Pastor’s Police Academy Now Open for Registration

PPA Flyer

September 14, 2017

CONTACT: Officer Chuck McPhilamy

cmcphilamy@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5370

MARIETTA - This academy is designed to provide faith-based leaders with insight into various aspects of policing. Participants will learn from department personnel who ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: September 13, 2017

Registration Now Available for City of Marietta’s 12th Annual Scarecrows in the Square Contest

scarecrow

September 13, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Registration is now open for the City of Marietta's Parks and Recreation Department’s 12th Annual Scarecrows in the Square contest.  Please ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: September 13, 2017

City of Marietta and Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art to Host Chalktoberfest October 14-15, 2017

chalk2017

September 13, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The Chalktoberfest theme is “Bring your A-Game” and will feature over 90 professional chalk artists from around the US, Italy, Ukraine, Mexico and Ca...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: September 12, 2017

Mountain to River Trail Bridge to be Set on Monday, September 18, 2017

Marietta Pedestrian Bridge Design Concept

September 12, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta is in the final stages of constructing its newest trail, the Mountain to River (M2R) Trail. The bridge connecting the trail over...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: September 12, 2017

Marietta Gone With The Wind Museum Special Exhibition Extended to October 15th!

GWTW with RR tracks bunting

September 12, 2017

CONTACT: Connie Sutherland

Director, Marietta Gone With the Wind

CSutherland@mariettaga.gov

 770-794-5145

www.gwtwmarietta.com

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

City of Marietta

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

 

Gem...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: September 11, 2017

City Hall, BLW, and Municipal Court Delayed Until 10am on Tues, September 12th

city-news-logo

September 11, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

The City of Marietta, Marietta Power and Water, and Marietta Municipal Court's administrative offices will open at 10am due to Hurricane Irma on Tuesday, Septem...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: September 10, 2017

City Hall, BLW, and Municipal Court Closed Monday, September 11, 2017

city-news-logo

September 10, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

770-794-5509

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

The City of Marietta, Marietta Power and Water, and Marietta Municipal Court's administrative offices will be closed due to Hurricane Irma on Monday, September ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: September 7, 2017

Georgia EPD Eases Watering Limits, Reminds Citizens Year-round Conservation Needed

EPD-Logo

September 7, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

ATLANTA - The Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) is easing outdoor water use restrictions in 55 counties including metropolitan Atlanta, but reminds...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: September 7, 2017

Marietta's Community Development Division Requests Citizen Participation

city-news-logo

September 7, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta’s Community Development Division uses the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds to support activities which sta...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: September 7, 2017

William Root House Museum Receives Transformative Gift

root family

September 7, 2017

CONTACT: Trevor Beemon

Executive Director

tbeemon@cobblandmarks.com

678-594-4994

Family makes remarkable donation to the Root House Museum, not in the form of funds, but something much rarer - Root family artifacts. 

MARIETTA - Owned ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: September 6, 2017

Register to Participate in the 13th Annual Veterans Day Parade on November 11th

Veterans Day

September 6, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

 

MARIETTA – Registration is now available for the community to participate in the City of Marietta and the Kiwanis Club of Marietta’...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: September 6, 2017

City Council to Meet September 11 and 13

council chamber

MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for an agenda work session Monday, September 11 beginning at 5:15 p.m.  An agenda review session will take place Wednesday, September 13 at 6 p.m. and be followed by Council’s regularly schedul...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: September 6, 2017

Register Now for Midnight Madness Event at Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center

Midnight Madness

September 6, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

 

MARIETTA – The Marietta Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce that the Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center will host a Midnight Madn...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: September 5, 2017

WorkSource Cobb to Offer Free Job Search Workshops on September 12th

CobbWorks01

September 5, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – On Tuesday, September 12, 2017 WorkSource Cobb will host a free job search workshop at the Cobb County Civic Center located at 548 South Marietta Park...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: September 1, 2017

Registration Still Available for City of Marietta’s 41st Annual HarvestFest Arts and Crafts Festival

HarvestFest 2017

September 1, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Marietta Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce they are still accepting applications for the City of Marietta's 41st Annual Harve...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 30, 2017

Attend the Marietta/Cobb Career Expo on September 14, 2017

EmployerSaveTheDate 2017

August 30, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The 2017 Marietta/Cobb Career Expo will be held Thursday, September 14 from 10 am to 2 pm at the Cobb County Civic Center, 548 South Marietta Parkway, M...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 30, 2017

Marietta Square Art Walk Continues Friday, September 1, 2017

marietta-art-walk-2015-e1430417369884

August 30, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The next installment of the Marietta Square Art Walk will occur on Friday, September 1, 2017 and continues the first Friday of every month through Novem...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 29, 2017

How the Pedestrian Hybrid Beacon on Whitlock Avenue at Cheatham Hill Works

Hawksignal

August 29, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The installation of the Georgia Department of Transportation’s pedestrian hybrid beacon on Whitlock Avenue at Cheatham Hill replaced...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 29, 2017

City of Marietta Officially Opens the Franklin Gateway Sports Complex for Business

gateway

August 29, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

View Photos

MARIETTA – On Thursday, August 24, 2017, the City of Marietta held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the City’s new Franklin Gateway Sports Complex located ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 25, 2017

Marietta Museum of History Opens Once Upon a Playground on September 1st, 2017

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August 25, 2017

Contact: Christa McCay

Marietta Museum of History

christa@mariettahistory.org

770-794-5710

MARIETTA - The classic metal and wood structures that have populated playgrounds for most of the twentieth century—towering metal slides, giant jungle gy...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 24, 2017

Candidates Qualify for the City of Marietta’s 2017 General Election

clerks office

August 24, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta’s 2017 General Election qualifying period for candidates for Mayor, City Council and School Board occurred from August 21...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 23, 2017

City of Marietta and Cobb County to Host Public Information Open House on Old 41 Highway Bridge

city-news-logo

August 23, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

Public Information Open House

Welcome Letter 

August 24, 2017

 

The City of Marietta's Public Works Department and the Cobb County Department of Tran...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 23, 2017

Join the 26th Annual Streetfest for the Toy Box Trot on Saturday, September 16th

toybox trot

August 23, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

THE TOY BOX TROT:  NEW EVENT ADDED TO 

THE 26TH ANNUAL MARIETTA STREETFEST

 

Saturday, September 16, 2016

Marietta, GA (May 29, 2017) – The ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 23, 2017

City of Marietta to Host 26th Annual Marietta Streetfest on September 16-17th

streetfestlogo

August 23, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Now a two-day event, the 26th Annual Marietta StreetFest, held September 16-17, focuses on the family with many free activities including arts & cra...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 22, 2017

City Council to Meet August 30

council chamber

MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Wednesday, August 30 beginning at 5:15 p.m. All meetings take place in the City Council chamber located on the lobby level of City Hall, 205 Lawrence St.

Meetings

  • Public invited to a...
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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 22, 2017

City Offices Closed for Labor Day

city hall

City of Marietta Administrative Offices will be closed Monday, September 4.  Police, fire and other services essential for public safety and health will remain open. 

Marietta Power and Water administrative offices will also be closed in ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 22, 2017

Registration Now Available for Marietta Parks & Rec Fall Break Camp September 25-29th

spring break

August 22, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Marietta Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce registration is now available for their Fall Break Camp which will be held the week ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 21, 2017

Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center to Host FREE Fitness Fiesta Week

2017CusterParkFitnessFiesta

August 21, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Marietta Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce that the Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center will host a Fitness Fiesta Week durin...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 18, 2017

Registration Now Open for Marietta's Youth Basketball Program

2017 UPDATED YBB flyer

August 18, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Marietta Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce registration for Marietta's 2017-2018 youth basketball season will open Mo...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 18, 2017

Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center to Host FREE Youth Co-Ed Basketball Clinic

Harris_BasketballClinic

August 18, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Marietta Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce that the Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center will host a Free Youth Co-Ed Basketba...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 17, 2017

Marietta Museum of History to Host Remember When: Drive-Ins and Movie Theaters

untitled_714-2

August 17, 2017

CONTACT: Jan Galt 

770.794.5710 

jan@mariettahistory.org

MARIETTA—On Friday, August 25th, 2017, the Marietta Museum of History continues its popular monthly program, the Remember When Club.  The Club explores what li...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 16, 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY: City to Hold Ribbon Cutting for Franklin Gateway Sports Complex on Thurs, August 24

Franklin Gateway Sports Complex Groundbreaking 041

August 16, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MEDIA ADVISORY: City of Marietta to Hold Ribbon Cutting for Franklin Gateway Sports Complex on Thursday, August 24th   

MARIETTA – The City of Mar...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 16, 2017

Keep Marietta Beautiful to Hold Shredding Event on Saturday, September 23rd

whole Sept flyer

August 16, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

 

MARIETTA – On Saturday, September 23, 2017, the City of Marietta and Keep Marietta Beautiful will hold a shredding event from 9am-12pm at 591 North Marie...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 16, 2017

Red Hare Brewing Company to Brew Beer with Hops from William Root House Museum & Garden

root house

August 16, 2017

CONTACT: Trevor BeemonExecutive Director678-594-4994tbeemon@cobblandmarks.comMARIETTA - The oldest home in downtown Marietta, the William Root House is one of the only wood frame structures in town to survive the Civil War. The home was own...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 15, 2017

City of Marietta Enters Testing Phase to Roll Out New “Smart City” Marietta TravelSafely App

city hall

August 15, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

City of Marietta

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

CONTACT: Bill Wells

Applied Information

bwells@appinfoinc.com

404.281.7490

City to Connect First Responders, School Beacons, Driver Feedback Signs, Veh...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 15, 2017

Register Now to Recruit New Employees at 2017 Marietta/Cobb Career Expo

EmployerSaveTheDate 2017

August 15, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

City of Marietta

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Registration is now available for employers to participate in the 2017 Marietta/Cobb Career Expo. The event will be held on Thursday, Se...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 15, 2017

PRESS CONFERENCE: City of Marietta Enters Testing Phase for New Marietta TravelSafely App

city-news-logo

August 11, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

 

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta is pleased to announce a press conference detailing the City entering a testing phase to deploy the new “Smart City” Mari...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 11, 2017

CobbWorks to Offer Free Computer Training Classes Starting September 11th

CobbWorks01

August 11, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Beginning Monday, September 11, 2017, WorkSource Cobb/CobbWorks will host a free two-week basic computer training class to eligible participants.

The Int...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 10, 2017

City Council Reappoints Member to Board of Lights and Water

city hall

August 10, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - On Wednesday, August 9, 2017, Marietta City Council reappointed Brian Torras to the Board of Lights and Water as a non-resident member for a four-year t...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 10, 2017

Watch Latest City Council Meeting Online

council chamber

Want to know what your local elected officials are deciding? Streaming video of the August 9 regular meeting of Marietta City Council is available for viewing online.Subscribe to receive updates about City news and events from Marietta City Hall.

More info...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 9, 2017

Marietta Police Athletic League Now Registering For Variety of Programs

PAL logo

August 9, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Marietta Police Athletic League (PAL) is pleased to announce they are in the process of holding open registration for a variety of after school progr...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 9, 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY: Elizabeth Porter Historic Committee to Hold Meeting on Monday, August 14, 2017

Ep splash pad

August 9, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Elizabeth Porter Historic Monument, Art, and Murals Committee will hold a meeting on Monday, August 14, 2017 5:30pm in the Fire Station 51 Conference...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 8, 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY: Councilwoman Michelle Cooper Kelly to Hold Town Hall Meeting on August 17, 2017

Michelle Cooper Kelly

August 8, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Councilwoman Michelle Cooper Kelly (Ward 6) will hold a Town Hall Meeting on Thursday, August 17, 2017 at Lockheed Elementary School at 6:30pm.  ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 7, 2017

Marietta Cobb Museum of Art to Host Martinis and Music

martinis

August 7, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The popular event, Martinis and Music, will once again take place at the Marietta Cobb Museum of Art on Friday, August 18, 2017 from 5:30-8:30 PM. Entran...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 3, 2017

Marietta Museum of History to Host Pop-In for Pop Culture Event

pop in

August 3, 2017

CONTACT: Christa McCay 

770-794-5726

christa@mariettahistory.org 

 

MARIETTA - The Marietta Museum of History will be hosting its monthly Pop-In for Pop Culture with an exciting Space & Aviation theme! This event w...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 3, 2017

Marietta Square Art Walk Continues Friday, August 4, 2017

marietta-art-walk-2015-e1430417369884

August 3, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The next installment of the Marietta Square Art Walk will occur on Friday, August 4, 2017 and continues the first Friday of every month through November....

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 2, 2017

Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center Now Offering More Class Options

Custer Park

August 2, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

 

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta’s Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center is pleased to announce they are now offering more diverse clas...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: August 1, 2017

City of Marietta Deploys New Online Plan Review & Permit Application Process

city-news-logo

August 1, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta is pleased to announce that beginning Monday, August 14, 2017, the City will deploy a new web based site plan review and permit appl...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 31, 2017

City Council to Meet August 7 and 9

council chamber

MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for an agenda work session Monday, August 7 beginning at 5:15 p.m.  An agenda review session will take place Wednesday, August 9 at 6 p.m. and be followed by Council’s regularly scheduled meeti...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 31, 2017

City of Marietta to Host Art in the Park on September 2-4, 2017

Art-Park-LOGO

July 31, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov 

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Giving folks – most likely about 45,000 of them – a reason to stay in town for Labor Day, the 31st Annual Marietta Art in the Park will showcase...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 27, 2017

Preliminary Paving Work to Begin on Whitlock Avenue Week of July 31, 2017

road work

July 27, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Georgia Department of Transportation has notified the City of Marietta that preliminary paving work will begin on state-owned Whitlock Avenue during t...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 26, 2017

MPD Chief Dan Flynn Named the Chief of the Year by the GA Association of Chiefs of Police

Chief Flynn

July 26, 2017

CONTACT: Officer Chuck McPhilamy

770.794.5370

The Marietta Police Department is honored to announce that MPD Chief Dan Flynn has been selected as the Chief of the Year by the Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police (GACP).  

The GACP Su...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 26, 2017

Root House Museum Shows Visitors How Southerners Kept Their Cool

root house

July 26, 2017

CONTACT: Trevor Beemon

Executive Director

678-594-4994

tbeemon@cobblandmarks.com

Visitors will learn how Victorian southerners transformed their homes in order to keep cool during the hot summer months.

MARIETTA - Before air conditioning existed, ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 25, 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY: Mayor Tumlin, City Council, MDA, and Life University Hold Groundbreaking Ceremony

LifeU1

July 25, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Mayor Steve Tumlin, City Council, members of the Marietta Development Authority, and officials of Life University will hold a groundbreaking ceremony Frid...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 25, 2017

Marietta’s Community Development Division Announces Emergency Heating/Air Conditioning Program

city hall

July 25, 2017

CONTACT: Daphne Bradwell

Community Development Division, Manager

Dbradwell@mariettaga.gov                            &...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 24, 2017

Marietta Parks and Recreation Department to Host 2nd Swift Kids Running Club for Kids

Swift Kids Marietta Sum_Fall

July 24, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Marietta Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce it will host another edition of the Swift Kids Running Club, which is a seven-week run...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 21, 2017

Marietta Redevelopment Corporation Donates Remaining Funds to New Elizabeth Porter Park

Elizabeth Porter statue 6

July 21, 2017

CONTACT: Elizabeth Porter Park Fund Contacts

Councilwoman Michelle Cooper Kelly

Historic Monument, Art, and Murals Committee Chairwoman

mkelly@mariettaga.gov

Alvin Huff

Economic Development Project Manager

City of Marietta

770-794-5512

ahuff@marietta...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 20, 2017

Join Keep Marietta Beautiful on Saturday, July 22 at Love the Loop Event

loop

July 20, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

 

MARIETTA – Please join Keep Marietta Beautiful on Saturday, July 22 at the "Love the Loop" Event to help clean a portion of the loop. Please meet...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 19, 2017

Custer Parks Sports and Fitness Center to Host New Soccer Game-Fit Class

Custer Park

July 19, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

Custer Parks Sports and Fitness Center to Host New Soccer Game-Fit Class

MARIETTA – The Marietta Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce its ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 18, 2017

Marietta Gone With The Wind Museum to Host Special Exhibition for One Month Only

GWTW with RR tracks bunting

July 18, 2017

CONTACT: Connie Sutherland

Director, Marietta Gone With the Wind

CSutherland@mariettaga.gov

 770-794-5145

www.gwtwmarietta.com

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

City of Marietta

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

 

Gem City...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 18, 2017

Marietta Museum of History to Host Remember When: Hometown Slideshow

untitled_714-2

July 18, 2017

CONTACT: Jan Galt

jan@mariettahistory.org

770.794.5710

MARIETTA — On Friday, July 28th, 2017, the Marietta Museum of History continues its popular monthly program, the Remember When Club.  The Club explores what life was like in Cobb Co...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 17, 2017

Elizabeth Porter Historic Monument, Art and Murals Committee to Hold Meeting on Monday, July 24

Ep splash pad

July 17, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Elizabeth Porter Historic Monument, Art, and Murals Committee will hold a meeting on Monday, July 24, 2017 5:30pm in the fourth floor conference room ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 17, 2017

City Council to Meet July 26

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Wednesday, July 26 beginning at 5:15 p.m. All meetings take place in the City Council chamber located on the lobby level of City Hall, 205 Lawrence St.

Meetings

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 17, 2017

City of Marietta Housing & Community Development Division Public Meeting Notice

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July 17, 2107

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

 

A Public Review Meeting will be held at 11:00am on August 10, 2017 at 268 Lawrence Street, Suite 200, Marietta, Georgia to receive comments on the FINAL 20...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 14, 2017

Statement from Mayor Steve Tumlin Regarding the Passage of Term Limits by City Council

Mayor Steve Tumlin

July 14, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – On Wednesday, July 12, 2017, Marietta City Council held its final discussion and vote on the passage of instituting term limits on both Council ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 13, 2017

Watch Latest City Council Meeting Online

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Want to know what your local elected officials are deciding? Streaming video of the July 12 regular meeting of Marietta City Council is available for viewing online.Subscribe to receive updates about City news and events from Marietta City Hall.

More info:...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 13, 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY: Councilmen Chalfant, Walker, and Morris to Hold Town Hall Meeting on July 20, 2017

council chamber

July 13, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Councilmen Grif Chalfant (Ward 2), Johnny Walker (Ward 3) and Andy Morris (Ward 4) will hold a Town Hall Meeting on Thursday, July 20, 2017 at Marietta Ci...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 13, 2017

Marietta City Council Reappoints Member to Board of Zoning Appeals

city hall

July 13, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – On Wednesday, July 12, 2017, the Marietta City Council reappointed Bobby Van Buren to Ward 6 of the Board of Zoning Appeals for a three-year term expiring...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 13, 2017

Last Chance to See Jukebox Giants: Motown & More at the Strand Theatre This Weekend

strand

July 13, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Don’t miss out on the last chance to see Jukebox Giants: Motown & More this weekend at the Earl Smith Strand Theatre. The final shows are Friday, July...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 12, 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY: Councilman Andy Morris to Hold Town Hall Meeting on July 17, 2017

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July 12, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Councilman Andy Morris (Ward 4) will hold a Town Hall Meeting on Monday, July 17, 2017 at Marietta City Hall located at 205 Lawrence Street, Mar...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 12, 2017

Public Information Open House for Kennesaw Mountain Pedestrian Improvements Set for August 8th

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July 12, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – On Tuesday, August 8, 2017, the City of Marietta’s Public Works Department and the Cobb County Department of Public Transportation will hold a Public Info...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 10, 2017

CobbWorks to Offer Free Workshops for Job Seekers Beginning Friday, August 4

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July 10, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Beginning Friday, August 4, 2017, CobbWorks will host a free weekly workshop series which will last throughout the month, presented by Terence N...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 6, 2017

Marietta Museum of History Announces “Diverse Cobb: Photo & Artifact Drive"

MMH photo drive

July 6, 2017

CONTACT: Amy Reed

770-794-5710

 

MARIETTA - We have the important role of preserving everyone’s story here at the Marietta Museum of History. However, the complete story of Cobb County and Marietta cannot be told if we do not have docume...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 6, 2017

Scholastic Summer Reading Road Trip in Marietta July 21 at Switzer Library

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July 6, 2017

CONTACT: Lisa Cleary

Community Engagement Manager

Lisa.Cleary@cobbcounty.org

770.528.4620

MARIETTA – Scholastic is presenting a popup reading festival from 10 a.m. to noon, Friday, July 21 at the Switzer Library outdoor plaza in downtown Marietta,...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 5, 2017

OSCAR The Robot to Visit the Marietta Museum of History

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July 5, 2017

CONTACT: Christa McCay770-794-5710Christa@mariettahistory.org

MARIETTA - The Marietta Museum of History will be hosting its monthly Pop-In for Pop Culture with an exciting rockets and robots theme! This event will take place Tuesday, July 11th ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: July 3, 2017

City of Marietta Not Increasing Tax Rates, Millage Rate to Remain the Same

city hall

July 3, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

 

MARIETTA - The Marietta City Council announces its intention to increase the property taxes it will levy this year by 7.24 percentage over the rollback mill...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 29, 2017

City Council to Meet July 6 and 12

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for an agenda work session Thursday, July 6 beginning at 5:15 p.m.  An agenda review session will take place Wednesday, July 12 at 6 p.m. and be followed by Council’s regularly scheduled meetin...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 29, 2017

Grab Your American Flags and Come Out to the Marietta Square on July 4th

fireworks

June 29, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - Grab your American flag, put on your red, white and blue, and celebrate America’s Independence on July 4, from 10 am-10 pm with an Independence Day parade...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 28, 2017

Councilwoman Michelle Cooper Kelly Receives Training Certificate from the GMA

MCK GMA

June 28, 2017

CONTACT: Kelli Bennett, GMA 

(678) 686-6242

kbennett@gmanet.com

MARIETTA– The City of Marietta is pleased to announce Councilwoman Michelle Cooper Kelly has received the prestigious Certificate of Recognition from the Harold F. Holtz Mu...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 28, 2017

City of Marietta Housing & Community Development Division Public Meeting Notice

city hall

June 28, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

A Public Review Meeting will be held at 11:00 a.m. on July 20, 2017 at 268 Lawrence Street, Suite 200_Marietta, Georgia to receive comments on the ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 26, 2017

Councilman Philip Goldstein Receives Certificate of Dedication from the GMA

Goldstein GMA

June 26, 2017

Kelli Bennett, GMA 

(678) 686-6242

kbennett@gmanet.com

SAVANNAH – The City of Marietta is pleased to announce Councilman Philip Goldstein received the prestigious Certificate of Dedication award from the Harold F. Holtz Municip...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 23, 2017

Marietta Fire Department Offers Grilling Safety Tips

fire helmet

June 23, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – With the July 4th Holiday quickly approaching, the Marietta Fire Department would like to make sure you and your family are aware of some helpful grilling...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 21, 2017

City Offices Closed for Independence Day

city hall

City of Marietta Administrative Offices will be closed Tuesday, July 4.  Police, fire and other services essential for public safety and health will remain open. 

Marietta Power and Water administrative offices will also be closed in obse...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 21, 2017

Marietta Square Farmers Market Named Best in the Metro Atlanta Area for Second Year in a Row

farmers market

June 21, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

 

MARIETTA – For the second year in a row, the Marietta Square Farmers Market held in the Historic Marietta Square was voted by the readers of the Atlanta Jo...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 20, 2017

Marietta’s Local Museums and Square Attractions Announce July 4th Hours

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June 20, 2107

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The Earl Smith Strand Theatre, Marietta Museum of History, Marietta Gone With the Wind Museum: Scarlett on the Square, and the Marietta Visitors Bureau ha...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 20, 2017

MPD Announces New Public Safety Ambassador Unit

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June 20, 2017

CONTACT: Officer Chuck McPhilamy

770.794.5370

PSA Frequently Asked Questions

The City of Marietta is on a roll in terms of public safety.  Crime in the city continues to decline to all-time lows while citizen trust and engagement with t...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 19, 2017

City Council to Meet June 28

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Wednesday, June 28 beginning at 5:15 p.m. All meetings take place in the City Council chamber located on the lobby level of City Hall, 205 Lawrence St.

Meetings

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 19, 2017

SAVE THE DATE: Free Movie Night at Custer Park Featuring “Moana” on July 29, 2017

City of Marietta B98 Flyer

June 19, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Marietta Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to host a FREE movie night at the Custer Park Sports Complex featuring “Moana” on Saturday, July 2...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 15, 2017

Mayor Tumlin Reappoints Members to Marietta Housing Authority

Mayor Steve Tumlin

June 15, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - On Wednesday, June 14, 2017, Mayor Steve Tumlin reappointed two members to the Marietta Housing Authority during the Council meeting.

Mayor Tumlin reappoin...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 15, 2017

Watch Latest City Council Meeting Online

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Want to know what your local elected officials are deciding? Streaming video of the June 14 regular meeting of Marietta City Council is available for viewing online.Subscribe to receive updates about City news and events from Marietta City Hall.

More info:...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 15, 2017

Marietta City Council Adopts Balanced FY 2018 Budget With No Tax or Fee Increases

council chamber

June 15, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – On Wednesday, June 14, 2017, the Marietta City Council voted to adopt a balanced budget for Fiscal Year 2018, which begins July 1, 2017, and ends June 30,...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 14, 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY: City of Marietta to Hold Ribbon Cutting at Joanne Woodward Park

city hall

June 14, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

  

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta will hold a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at Joanne Woodward Park at 4:00pm.

WHO: ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 13, 2017

Celebrate July 4th with the City of Marietta on the Square

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June 13, 2107

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta cordially invites the public to celebrate Independence Day on Tuesday, July 4 from 10am - 10pm, beginning with the Let Freedom Ring P...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 12, 2017

Marietta Fire Department Offers Helpful Firework Safety Tips

fireworks

June 12, 2107

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – With the July 4th holiday just around the corner, the Marietta Fire Department would like to offer helpful safety tips to all those planning on using fire...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 9, 2017

Marietta Fire Department to Participate in Cobb Safety Village Events

fire truck

June 9, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Marietta Fire Department is pleased to announce they will continue to participate in the Family Fun Safety Days events at the Cobb County Safety Villag...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 8, 2017

City Council to Vote on Fiscal Year 2018 Proposed Budget

city hall

June 8, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The Marietta City Council will consider the Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 budget at its regularly scheduled meeting on June 14, 2017 at 7 pm in the City Hall Counc...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 7, 2017

Marietta Parks and Recreation Department Announces New Summer Running Program for Kids

Swift Kids Marietta Flyer

June 7, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Marietta Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce its newest summer program, the Swift Kids Running Club, which is a seven-week running p...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 7, 2017

Pop-In for Pop Culture Series - STEAM at the Museum: Arts & Crafts

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June 7, 2017

CONTACT: Christa McCay

770-794-5710

Christa@mariettahistory.org

MARIETTA - The Marietta Museum of History is pleased to continue its Pop-In for Pop Culture series on Tuesday, June 13th from 10:30am to 8pm.  This month we will be changing...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 6, 2017

SAVE THE DATE: Marietta Parks & Rec to Host Free Movie Night at Tumlin Park on June 16

Trolls Movie

June 6, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta’s Parks and Recreation Department, in conjunction with GracePointe Marietta and Hickory Hills Elementary School, is please to host a F...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 5, 2017

City Council to Meet June 12 and 14

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for an agenda work session Monday, June 12 beginning at 5:15 p.m.  An agenda review session will take place Wednesday, June 14 at 6 p.m. and be followed by Council’s regularly scheduled meeting...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 5, 2017

Union Army Occupies Marietta's Historic William Root House

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June 5, 2017

CONTACT: Trevor Beemon

Executive Director

678-594-4994

tbeemon@cobblandmarks.com

MARIETTA, GA, May 31 - Join the William Root House Museum & Garden as we travel back to July 1864, when the Root family fled from Marietta, leaving their home to ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: June 2, 2017

MPD to Partner with Marietta City Schools to Expand Radkids Program

Badge_Eagle_Patch

June 2, 2017

CONTACT: Officer Chuck McPhilamy 

770.794.5370

Marietta City Schools have agreed to partner with the Marietta Police Department to create new innovative ways to help educate and protect the children in our community. For the first time,...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 31, 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY: City of Marietta to Hold Public Hearing on FY18 Budget on June 7, 2017

city hall

May 31, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta will hold two public hearings on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 regarding the recommended budget for Fiscal Year (FY) 2018, which begins July...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 31, 2017

Cobb County Library to Host 2017 Summer Reading Program Kickoff on Saturday, June 3rd

SRP kickoff

May 31, 2017

CONTACT: Alexandra Beswick

Central Region Manager, Cobb County Public Library System

Alexandra.Beswick@cobbcounty.org

770.528.2320

MARIETTA – The 2017 Summer Reading Program Kickoff Party at Switzer Library, 266 Roswell Street in downtown Marietta...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 26, 2017

Glover Park to Host 14th Annual Juneteenth Celebration June 16-18, 2017

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May 26, 2017

CONTACT: Deane Bonner 

Cobb NAACP

770-425-5757

The Cobb County Branch of the National Association of the Advancement of Colored People, along with Mayor Steven Tumlin and Marietta City School Board Member Jeriene Grimes will be hosting t...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 25, 2017

Registration Open for Custer Park Sports & Fitness Center’s Summer Start Smart Program

summer camp

May 25, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – In conjunction with the National Alliance for Youth Sports, the City of Marietta’s Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center is pleased to offer another instal...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 23, 2017

Marietta Fire Department Announces FREE Contest Featuring FREE Ride in a Fire Engine

Aurora

May 23, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Marietta Fire Department is pleased to announce they have created a FREE special summer contest, for which the winner will receive a FREE ride in a fir...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 22, 2017

Marietta Museum of History Participates in Dixie Highway Yard Sale June 3-4th

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May 22, 2017

CONTACT: Christa McCay

Marietta Museum of History, Registrar

770.794.5710

christa@mariettahistory.org

           

MARIETTA - Created in 2006, the 90 Mile Dixie Highway Yard Sale, celebrates hist...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 18, 2017

MPD to Host Procedural Justice for Communities: A Dialogue to Enhance Communications

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May 18, 2017

CONTACT: Officer Chuck McPhilamy

770.794.5370 

The Marietta Police Department is proud to announce a gathering on June 5th designed to create open dialogue between the citizens of Marietta and their police department. 

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 17, 2017

Marietta Museum of History to Host Remember When Club: Civil Rights in Marietta

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May 17, 2017

CONTACT: Jan Galt

jan@mariettahistory.org

770-794-5710 

MARIETTA - On Friday, May 26th, 2017 at 10:30am, the Marietta Museum of History continues its popular monthly program, the Remember When Club.  In its third year, the Club ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 15, 2017

Brumby Hall to Host FREE “A Step Back in Time” Event at Historical Home

brumby hall

May 15, 2107

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Friends of Brumby Hall cordially invite the public to step back in time and experience history by touring Brumby Hall and Gardens located at 500 Powder...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 15, 2017

MPD Now Registering Women’s Self- Defense Classes for June and July 2017

PD sign

May 15, 2017

CONTACT: Officer Chuck McPhilamy

Public Information Officer

770.794.5370

RAD Women’s Self- Defense classes now registering for June and July 2017 

Location: Marietta Police Department, 240 Lemon Street, Marietta GA 30060

The Marietta Polic...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 12, 2017

City of Marietta Continues Intersection Improvements Throughout the City

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May 12, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta will continue intersection improvements in the upcoming days and weeks, weather permitting, which will include the installation of Fla...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 11, 2017

City Council Reappoints Members to Two City Boards

city hall

May 11, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - On Wednesday, May 10, 2017, Marietta City Council reappointed members to the Historic Board of Review and the Marietta Development Authority during the Cou...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 11, 2017

Watch Latest City Council Meeting Online

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Want to know what your local elected officials are deciding? Streaming video of the May 10 regular meeting of Marietta City Council is available for viewing online.Subscribe to receive updates about City news and events from Marietta City Hall.

More info: ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 11, 2017

City Council Honors Marietta High School Police Academy Graduates

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May 11, 2017CONTACT: Lindsey WilesCommunications Managerlwiles@mariettaga.gov770.794.5509

MARIETTA - On Wednesday, May 10, 2017, the Marietta City Council and the Marietta Police Department recognized graduates of the Inaugural Marietta High School Police ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 10, 2017

Mayor Steve Tumlin Presents Robin Burruss and Tip Top Poultry With a Key to the City

Tip Top Poultry

May 10, 2017
CONTACT: Lindsey WilesCommunications Manager
lwiles@mariettaga.gov770.794.5509

MARIETTA – On Tuesday, May 9, 2017, Mayor Steve Tumlin presented Robin Burruss of Marietta’s own Tip Top Poultry a key to the City of Marietta in honor of...Read on...

2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 10, 2017

City Offices Closed for Memorial Day

city hall

City of Marietta Administrative Offices will be closed Monday, May 29.  Police, fire and other services essential for public safety and health will remain open. 

Marietta Power and Water administrative offices will also be closed in obser...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 10, 2017

City Council to Meet May 24

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Wednesday, May 24 beginning at 5:15 p.m. All meetings take place in the City Council chamber located on the lobby level of City Hall, 205 Lawrence St.

Meetings

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 9, 2017

Marietta Power Receives National Recognition for Reliable Electric Operations

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May 9, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

Tobias Sellier

American Public Power Association

202-467-2927

MediaRelations@PublicPower.org

Marietta Power Receives National Recognition for Reliable Electric Operations

M...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 8, 2017

Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art to Celebrate Twenty Years of Hogwarts in June 2017

art museum

May 8, 2017

CONTACT:  Allison Frink

Director of Education

Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art

770-528-1444 x16

mcma.education@gmail.com    

                &...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 8, 2017

City of Marietta Celebrates Municipal Clerk’s Week

council chamber

May 8, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta is pleased to celebrate Municipal Clerk’s Week during the week of May 7 - 13, 2017

The Office of the City Clerk of M...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 4, 2017

Marietta Fire Department Receives 2016 Volunteer of the Year Award From Safe Kids Cobb County

fire truck

May 4, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Marietta Fire Department is pleased to announce they recently received the 2016 Volunteer of the Year Award from the Safe Kids Cobb County org...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 4, 2017

Marietta Square Art Walk Continues Friday, May 5, 2017

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May 4, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The next installment of the Marietta Square Art Walk will occur on Friday, May 5, 2017 and continues the first Friday of every month through November. &...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 3, 2017

MPD to Offer RADkids Course for Children Ages 5-7

Badge_Eagle_Patch

May 3, 2017

CONTACT: Officer Chuck McPhilamy

770.794.5370

The Marietta Police Department is dedicated to protecting its citizens in every way possible. While our primary focus is on finding ways to fight and prevent crime, we are also dedicated to finding wa...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 2, 2017

Marietta Fire Department Reminds Citizens of Statewide Annual Burn Ban Beginning on May 1, 2017

fire helmet

May 2, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The Marietta Fire Department would like to remind its citizens that the annual statewide burn ban began on May 1, 2017 and runs through September 30, 2017.

D...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 2, 2017

Marietta's Parks & Rec to Host 41st Annual May-retta Daze Arts & Crafts Festival

May-retta Daze

May 2, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The Marietta Parks and Recreation Department would like to invite the public to the 41st Annual May-retta Daze Arts and Crafts Festival held in Glover Park ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 1, 2017

City Council to Meet May 8 and 10

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for an agenda work session Monday, May 8 beginning at 5:15 p.m.  An agenda review session will take place Wednesday, May 10 at 6 p.m. and be followed by Council's regularly scheduled meeting at ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: May 1, 2017

MPD Announces Semi-annual Citizens Police Academy Beginning July 27, 2017

MPD Headquarters

May 1, 2017

CONTACT: Officer Chuck McPhilamy

770.794.5370

The Marietta Police Department is pleased to announce its upcoming Citizens Police Academy. The semiannual program provides citizens of Marietta with an opportunity to experience and take an in-depth ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 27, 2017

Marietta Fire Department to Participate in Cobb Safety Village Events Beginning on Sat, April 29th

fire truck

April 27, 2107

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Marietta Fire Department is pleased to announce they will participate in the Family Fun Safety Days events at the Cobb County Safety Village beginnin...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 26, 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY: Elizabeth Porter Historic Monument, Art and Murals Committee to Meet on May 2

city hall

April 26, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Elizabeth Porter Historic Monument, Art, and Murals Committee will hold a meeting on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 5:30pm in the fourth floor confer...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 25, 2017

Cobb Landmarks Hosts Annual Root House Plant Sale on Saturday, April 29th

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April 25, 2017

The Root House Museum & Garden will be hosting their annual Root House Plant Sale on Saturday, April 29, 2017, from 10am to 2pm. As always, 100% of the profits from the plant sale benefit the museum. The Root House was built circa 1845 f...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 25, 2017

MPD to Offer RADkids Course for Children Ages 8-12

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April 25, 2017

CONTACT: Officer Chuck McPhilamy

770-794-5370

The Marietta Police Department is dedicated to protecting its citizens in every way possible. While our primary focus is on finding ways to fight and prevent crime, we are also dedicated to finding...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 24, 2017

City of Marietta Names Rusty Roth as New Director of Development Services

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April 24, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta is pleased to announce that Rusty Roth has been named the City’s new Director of Development Services effective immediately.

Mr. Roth...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 24, 2017

Marietta Museum of History to Host Remember When Club: The 1974 Train Wreck

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April 24, 2017

CONTACT: Jan Galt

770-794-5710  

jan@mariettahistory.org

MARIETTA—Friday, April 28th, 2017 at 10:30am, the Marietta Museum of History continues its popular monthly program, the Remember When Club.  In its third year,...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 24, 2017

Join Councilwoman Michelle Cooper Kelly & Keep Marietta Beautiful on Saturday, April 29th

Michelle Cooper Kelly

April 21, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

 

MARIETTA – Please join Councilwoman Michelle Cooper Kelly (Ward 6) and Keep Marietta Beautiful on Saturday, April 29, 2017 for a Ward 6 Neighbor...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 20, 2017

MPD Announces First Ever Coffee With A Cop Event on the Marietta Square

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April 20, 2017

CONTACT: Officer Chuck McPhilamy

770-794-5370

DATE: Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 11:00AM to 12:00PM

LOCATION: Glover Park on the Marietta square

Please join us for our first COFFEE WITH A COP gathering this Saturday morning from 11:00AM to 12:0...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 20, 2017

Cobb & Douglas Public Health Announces Cobb2020 Farm Fresh Market

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April 19, 2017

CONTACT: Valerie Crow

Director of Marketing & Communications

Valerie.Crow@dph.ga.gov

770-514-3109

The fourth year of the successful Farm Fresh Market campaign is due to launch May 13th. The Farm Fresh Market is a mobile farmer’s ma...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 19, 2017

Join Keep Marietta Beautiful on Saturday, April 22nd at Love the Loop Event

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April 19, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

 

MARIETTA – Please join Keep Marietta Beautiful on Saturday, April 22 at the "Love the Loop" Earth Day Event to help clean a portion of...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 19, 2017

MPD to Host Internet Safety Seminar for Parents on Wednesday, April 26, 2017

MPD Headquarters

April 18, 2017

CONTACT: Officer Chuck McPhilamy

770-794-5370

Date: April 26, 2017, 6pm – 8pm

Location: Marietta High School, 1171 Whitlock Avenue, 30064 (Marietta Performing Arts Center)

The Marietta Police Department is dedicated to protecting its c...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 18, 2017

City Council to Meet April 26

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Wednesday, April 26 beginning at 5:15 p.m. All meetings take place in the City Council chamber located on the lobby level of City Hall, 205 Lawrence St.

Meetings

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 17, 2017

Marietta City Council Reappoints Members to Two City Boards

city hall

April 17, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - On Wednesday, April 12, 2017, Marietta City Council reappointed members to the Historic Board of Review and Historic Preservation Commission during the C...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 17, 2017

Marietta Tree Keepers to Host Spring Sip n Stroll on Friday, April 21, 2017

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April 17, 2017

CONTACT: Holly Walquist 

770.424.4664

Briefly: Marietta Tree Keepers will hold their Annual Spring Sip n’ Stroll on Friday, April 21st at 5:00pm.  The location to begin the event is Marietta Square’s Glover Park, 50 North Par...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 17, 2017

Watch Latest City Council Meeting Online

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Want to know what your local elected officials are deciding? Streaming video of the April 12 regular meeting of Marietta City Council is available for viewing online.Subscribe to receive updates about City news and events from Marietta City Hall.

More info...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 13, 2017

City Council Recognizes Graduates of the Marietta Citizens' Police Academy

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April 13, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - On Wednesday, April 12, 2017, Police Chief Dan Flynn and Officer Paul Hill recognized and congratulated the most recent graduates of Marietta Police Depa...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 12, 2017

Marietta Police Department Offers RAD Women’s Self- Defense for High School Seniors

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April 12, 2017 

CONTACT: Officer Brittany Wallace 

770.794.5370 

Dates: April 25, 27, May 2, 4 | 6pm – 9pm 

Location: Marietta Police Department | 240 Lemon Street, 30060 

The Marietta Police Department is...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 11, 2017

MPD to Participate in National Drug Take Back Event on April 29, 2017

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April 11, 2017

CONTACT: Officer Brittany Wallace

Public Information Officer

770.794.5370 

MARIETTA - On April 29th, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Marietta Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its 13th opportun...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 10, 2017

Marietta Celebrates National Historic Preservation Month on May 11, 2017

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April 10, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta is pleased to celebrate National Historic Preservation Month on Thursday, May 11, 2017, from 5:30pm – 7:30pm at the Ivy Grove home l...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 10, 2017

Pop-In for Pop Culture Series - The Museum has gone “Loco”!

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April 10, 2017

CONTACT: Christa McCay

770.794.5710

The Marietta Museum of History is pleased to continue its Pop-In for Pop Culture series on Tuesday, April 11th from 4pm to 8pm.  This month we will be doing some “Locomotion”.  We will expl...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 7, 2017

24th Annual Taste of Marietta to be Held on Marietta Square on Sunday, April 30th

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April 7, 2017

CONTACT: Katie Peterson

Executive Director

Marietta Visitors Bureau

770-429-1115

Katie@mariettasquare.com

MARIETTA, GA - Get your taste buds and dancing shoes ready for Taste of Marietta, one of the largest and most exciting food festivals in Geor...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 6, 2017

Marietta Cobb Museum of Art to Partner with Cobb County Collectors

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March 30, 2016

CONTACT: Sally Macaulay

Executive Director

Marietta Cobb Museum of Art

770-528-1444 Ext. 14

Smacaulaymcma@bellsouth.net

MARIETTA – The Marietta Cobb Museum of Art is partnering with the residents of Cobb County and thirteen artists whom...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 6, 2017

Marietta Fire Department to Participate in Safe Kids Cobb County Earth Day Event

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March 22, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Marietta Fire Department is pleased to announce it will participate in a Safe Kids Cobb County Earth Day event by accepting damaged or expi...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 6, 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY: Councilwoman Michelle Cooper Kelly to Hold Town Hall Meeting on April 20, 2017

Michelle Cooper Kelly

April 6, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Councilwoman Michelle Cooper Kelly (Ward 6) will hold a Town Hall Meeting on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at Lockheed Elementary School at 6:30pm.

AG...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 5, 2017

Volunteers Needed to Maintain Hill Park on Saturday, April 15th

treekeepers

April 5, 2017

CONTACT: Holly Walquist

770.424.4664

What:              Maintaining Event

When:            Saturday, April 15, 2017 

&am...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 4, 2017

Marietta Square Art Walk Continues Friday, April 7, 2017

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April 4, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The next installment of the Marietta Square Art Walk will occur on Friday, April 7, 2017 and continues the first Friday of every month through November. &...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: April 3, 2017

City Council to Meet April 6 and 12

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for an agenda work session Thursday, April 6 beginning at 5:15 p.m.  An agenda review session will take place Wednesday, April 12 at 6 p.m. and be followed by Council's regularly scheduled meeting at 7 p...
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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 30, 2017

Marietta Cobb Museum of Art to Partner with Cobb County Collectors

art museum

March 30, 2016

CONTACT: Sally Macaulay

Executive Director

Marietta Cobb Museum of Art

770-528-1444 Ext. 14

Smacaulaymcma@bellsouth.net

MARIETTA – The Marietta Cobb Museum of Art is partnering with the residents of Cobb County and thirteen artists whom attended ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 28, 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY: Elizabeth Porter Historic Committee to Hold Meeting on March 28th

city hall

March 28, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

  

MARIETTA – The Elizabeth Porter Historic Monument, Art, and Murals Committee will hold a meeting on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 5:30pm in the fourth...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 28, 2017

Registration for Marietta's Parks & Recreation Department’s Summer Camp to Open April 3rd

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March 28, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta's Parks & Recreation Department is pleased to announce registration for its summer camp for children ages 6 – 12 will open on Mo...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 27, 2017

City Offices Closed April 14th

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City of Marietta Administrative Offices will be closed Friday, April 14.  Police, fire and other services essential for public safety and health will remain open. 

Marietta Power and Water administrative offices will also be closed in obs...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 23, 2017

Marietta Police Athletic League Announces New Summer Camp

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March 23, 2107

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

 

MARIETTA – The Marietta Police Athletic League (PAL) is pleased to announce a new special summer camp offered this year which is geared towards ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 22, 2017

City Council to Meet March 29

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Wednesday, March 29 beginning at 5:15 p.m. All meetings take place in the City Council chamber located on the lobby level of City Hall, 205 Lawrence St.

Meetings

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 20, 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY: City of Marietta to Unveil Street Sign in Honor of Bill “Scoop” Kinney

city hall

March 20, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta will formally dedicate and unveil a street sign in honor of Mr. Bill “Scoop” Kinney on Wednesday, Marc...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 20, 2017

City of Marietta's Housing & Community Development Division Offers FREE CDBG Grant Workshops

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March 20, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles                     Communications Manager              ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 20, 2017

Marietta's Housing & Community Development Division Presents Citizen Participation Session

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March 20, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta's Housing and Community Development Division is pleased to announce it will host additional Citizen Participation Listening Sessions...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 20, 2017

Watch Latest City Council Meeting Online

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Want to know what your local elected officials are deciding? Streaming video of the March 8 regular meeting of Marietta City Council is available for viewing online.

Subscribe to receive updates about City news and events from Marietta City Hall.

More info:...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 16, 2017

Marietta Museum of History to Host Remember When Club: Powder Springs, aka “Mayberry” Edition

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March 16, 2017

CONTACT: Jan Galt

Marietta Museum of History

770-794-5710

MARIETTA - On Friday, March 24th, 2017, the Marietta Museum of History will continue its popular monthly program, the Remember When Club.  In its third year, the Club explores w...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 15, 2017

Marietta’s Parks & Recreation Department’s Annual Mid-Winter Break Camp A Success!

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March 15, 2107

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

 

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta Parks and Recreation Department’s Annual Mid-Winter Break Camp at Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center was a su...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 14, 2017

Marietta Police Department to Hold Pastor's Police Academy

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March 14, 2017

CONTACT: Officer Brittany Wallace

770.794.5300

MARIETTA - The Marietta Police Department would like to announce its upcoming Pastor's Police Academy that will begin on April 27th, 2017.

This academy is designed to provide faith-based l...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 13, 2017

Marietta Tree Keepers Offers "Free Trees" Event on Saturday, March 18th

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March 10, 2017

CONTACT: 

Holly Walquist 

770.424.4664

What: Marietta Tree Keepers: "Free Trees"

 When: Saturday, March 18, 2017  from 9-12noon

 Where: Farmers Market, Marietta Square, Marietta, GA (outdoors...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 13, 2017

Marietta's Parks & Recreation Department to Host Annual Easter Egg Scramble on Friday, April 7th

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March 10, 2107

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The Marietta Parks & Recreation Department is pleased to announce it will host the City's Annual Easter Egg Scramble on Friday, April 7th at 6:30 p.m...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 9, 2017

Pop-In to the Marietta Museum of History for a Night of Pop Culture on Tuesday, March 14th

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March 9, 2017

CONTACT: Christa McCay

770-794-5710

The Marietta Museum of History is pleased to continue its Pop-In for Pop Culture series on Tuesday, March 14th from 4pm to 8pm.  This month they will be celebrating the British Invasion!  Co...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 9, 2017

City Council Approves Civil Service Board Election Results

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March 9, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – On Wednesday, March 8, 2017, the Marietta City Council approved the certified election results for the Marietta Civil Service Board Post 4 vacancy, thereb...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 8, 2017

Marietta Museum of History Hosts Saturday Speaks: Beatles vs. Stones Event

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March 8, 2017

CONTACT: Christa McCay

770-794-5710

Join the Marietta Museum of History for a fun and informative afternoon on Saturday, March 11 with Georgia State University Professor, John MacMillian. He will be here to discuss his book Beatles vs. Stones. ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 8, 2017

Remember to Register for Marietta's 2017 July 4th Parade by May 31

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March 8, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta is now accepting applications for the 2017 Let Freedom Ring July 4th Parade.  School bands, military units, civic organizati...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 7, 2017

Marietta’s Parks & Recreation Department to Host Breakfast with the Easter Bunny on April 8th

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March 7, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta's Parks & Recreation Department is pleased to announce it will host a special Breakfast with the Easter Bunny event on S...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 7, 2017

Keep Marietta Beautiful to Hold FREE Shredding Event on Saturday, March 25th

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March 7, 2016

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – On Saturday, March 25, 2017, the City of Marietta, First Landmark Bank, and Keep Marietta Beautiful will hold a free shredding event from 9am-12...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 7, 2017

REMINDER: City of Marietta Residents Still Under Level 2 Drought Designation

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March 7, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – In November 2016, Governor Nathan Deal declared a Level 2 Drought Designation for the City of Marietta, Cobb County, and over fifty other counties. &n...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 6, 2017

2017 Glover Park Concert Series Schedule Announced

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Contact: Maggi Moss

mmoss@mariettaga.gov

770-794-5609

Carolyn Morris

cmorrisga@gmail.com

404-966-8497

MARIETTA (March 6, 2017) – The Marietta Parks & Recreation Department is pleased to announce the schedule for the 2017 Glover Park Concert Series...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 6, 2017

Remember to "Spring Forward" on Sunday, March 12th & Change Alarm Batteries

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March 6, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

 MARIETTA – In conjunction with the start of daylight savings time on Sunday, March 12, 2017, the Marietta Fire Department would like to remind residents to...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: March 1, 2017

Volunteers Needed to Plant Trees near Lewis Park on Saturday, March 11th

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March 1, 2017

Contact: Holly Walquist

770-424-4664

What:              March Tree Planting Event

When:            Saturday, March 11, 2017&...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 28, 2017

Rock the Night Away at the Marietta Museum of History on Saturday, March 4th

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February 28, 2017

Contact: Christa McCay

Marietta Museum of History

1 Depot Street

Marietta, GA 30060

770-794-5710

Party and dance the night away as the Marietta Museum of History brings back some of the best classic rock ever on Saturday, March 4, 2017 from 7p...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 28, 2017

Join the Marietta Museum of History For The “Long Hair, Don’t Care” Remember When Club

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Marietta Museum of History                                         &nbs...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 28, 2017

City Council to Meet March 6 and 8

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for an agenda work session Monday, March 6 beginning at 5:15 p.m. An agenda review session will take place Wednesday, March 8 at 6 p.m. and be followed by Council's regularly scheduled meeting at 7 p.m. All meeti...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 27, 2017

Marietta's Parks & Recreation Department to Hold Spring Break Camp April 3rd – 7th

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February 27, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta's Parks & Recreation Department is pleased to announce it will hold a Spring Break Camp for children ages 6 – 12 during the w...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 24, 2017

City Committee Begins Fundraiser Honoring Former African American Hospital & Teen Canteen

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Contact:

Alvin Huff

Economic Development Project Manager

770-794-5512

ahuff@mariettaga.gov

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MARIETTA – The City of Marietta is pleased to announce that members of the its Elizabeth Porter Historic Monument, Art, and Murals Committee have begun rais...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 24, 2017

Marietta Police Department Offers Important Safety Tips for Morning Rush Hour

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February 24, 2017

Contact: Officer Brittany Wallace

770-794-5370 (office) 

If you have ever had to take a child to daycare or school, you know the feeling of the morning rush! Lunches are made, bags are packed and out the door you go to the first st...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 22, 2017

Marietta Museum of History's Next Remember When: Marietta’s Marching Music

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Contact:  Jan Galt

Director of Operations

770-794-5712

 jan@mariettahistory.org

 

Marietta, GA—On Friday, February 24, 2017 at 10:30am, the Marietta Museum of History will host its regular monthly meeting of the Remember When Club. &...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 22, 2017

City of Marietta Names Daniel Cummings New Economic Development Division Manager

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February 22, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta is pleased to announce that Daniel Cummings has been named the City’s new Economic Development Division Manag...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 20, 2017

Marietta Police Department to Host Firearms Safety Seminar on March 22, 2017

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February 20, 2017

Contact: Officer Brittany Wallace

770-794-5370 (office) 

The Marietta Police Department’s Training Unit will host a Firearm Safety Seminar on Wednesday, March 22th at 6:30pm.  This seminar is designed for civilians and wil...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 16, 2017

Marietta Gone With The Wind Museum to Host Book Signing Event

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February 16, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Marietta Gone With The Wind Museum will host a book signing event on Sunday, February 26th from 1:30 – 3:30 pm at the Museum located on the Square...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 15, 2017

City of Marietta Housing & Community Development Program to Hold Public Review

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February 15, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - A Public Review Meeting will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 268 Lawrence Street Suite 200, Marietta, Georgia to receive comments ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 14, 2017

Marietta Police Athletic League Crowns First Boxing Champion

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February 14, 2017

CONTACT: Daneea Badio-McCray

PAL Executive Director

dbadio@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5425

MARIETTA - The Marietta Police Athletic League’s (PAL) Youth Boxing Program has cultivated its first boxing champion. On Saturday, Feb. 11th at th...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 13, 2017

City Council to Meet February 22

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Wednesday, February 22 beginning at 5:15 p.m. All meetings take place in the City Council chamber located on the lobby level of City Hall, 205 Lawrence St.

Meetings

  • Public invited to attend
  • Ag...
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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 13, 2017

Marietta Police Department to Host Active Shooter Training Seminiar on March 15, 2017

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February 13, 2017

Contact: Officer Brittany Wallace

770-794-5370 (office) 

With terrorism incidents around the world there is a growing concern of “What can citizens do to help prevent these incidents?” and “What should they do once in the middle of...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 10, 2017

City of Marietta Residents Must File Homestead and School Tax Exemptions by April 1st

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February 10, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta tax books are open for receiving Homestead and School Tax Exemptions for City residents year-round.  However, ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 9, 2017

Pop-In to the Museum for a Night of Pop Culture

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Christa McCay

770-794-5710

Marietta Museum of History                               &nbs...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 9, 2017

City Council Appoints Members to Two City Boards

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February 9, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - On February 8, 2017, the Marietta City Council appointed members to the City's Historic Preservation Commission and Historic Board of Review during the...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 9, 2017

Watch Latest City Council Meeting Online

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Want to know what your local elected officials are deciding? Streaming video of the February 8 regular meeting of Marietta City Council is available for viewing online.

Subscribe to receive updates about City news and events from Marietta City Hall.

More in...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 7, 2017

Marietta Fire Department to Open Recruitment Process on March 1, 2017

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February 7, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Marietta Fire Department is pleased to announce that its yearly recruiting process will open to applicants on March 1, 2017. 

The Marietta ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 6, 2017

Marietta Power Receives National Recognition for Reliable Electric Operations

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February 6, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta is pleased to announce that the city owned utility, Marietta Power, has once again received the Reliable Public Power Provider (RP...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 6, 2017

Marietta Fire Department Recognizes Georgia's Severe Weather Preparedness Week

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February 6, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles                     Communications Manager             ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 2, 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY: Councilwoman Michelle Cooper Kelly (Ward 6) to Host Town Hall Meeting on Feb. 9th

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February 2, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles                     Communications Manager             ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 2, 2017

City Council to Meet February 6 and 8

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for an agenda work session Monday, February 6 beginning at 5:15 p.m. An agenda review session will take place Wednesday, February 8 at 6 p.m. and be followed by Council's regularly scheduled meeting at 7 p.m. All...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 1, 2017

Volunteers Needed to Plant Trees at City Club on Saturday, February 11th

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Contact: Holly Walquist – 770.424.4664

What: February Tree Planting Event

When: Saturday, February 11, 2017              9:30am Sign-in and refreshments       ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 1, 2017

Mark Your Calendars! City of Marietta's New Website to Go Live on Monday, February 6, 2017

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February 1, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles                     Communications Manager             ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: February 1, 2017

Marietta Museum of History Offers Free Admission On Super Bowl Sunday

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February 1, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact:  Christa McCay                     770-794-5726         ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 31, 2017

City of Marietta's Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center Offering Walk With Ease Program

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January 31, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles                     Communications Manager             ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 30, 2017

Cobb Landmarks & Historical Society Plans Expansion at Root House Museum Site

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January 30, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Media Contact: Trevor Beemon                      Executive Director, Cobb Landmarks      &a...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 30, 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY: Councilman Grif Chalfant to Host Town Hall Meeting on Tuesday, January 31,

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January 30, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles                     Communications Manager             ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 27, 2017

Marietta Represented at Capitol for Gov. Deal's Updates on Tourism and Film

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January 27, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Media Contact: Marietta Visitors Bureau                     770-429-1115        &am...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 26, 2017

Marietta Fire Department Offers New FREE Seatbelt Safety Check

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January 26, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles                     Communications Manager             ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 26, 2017

Marietta Square Art Walk Kicks Off Friday, March 3, 2017

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January 26, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Stephanie Coston                  Email: stephaniecoston07@gmail.com

MARIETTA - The 2017 season of Marietta Square Art Walk kicks...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 24, 2017

Notice of Vacancy on the City of Marietta’s Civil Service Board - Post 4

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January 24, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles                     Communications Manager             ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 24, 2017

City of Marietta Sends Power Crew to Help Tornado Victims in Albany, Georgia

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January 24, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles                     Communications Manager             ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 20, 2017

Register for 41st Annual May-retta Daze Arts & Craft Festival

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January 20, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles                     Communications Manager             ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 19, 2017

Notice for City of Marietta's 2017 General Election

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January 19, 2017

Notice is hereby given that the date of the General Municipal Election for Mayor and City Council of Marietta is hereby established to be Tuesday, November 7, 2017. Each candidate or his or her designee shall file notice of candidacy in th...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 19, 2017

Marietta Museum of History Announces New Exhibition

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January 19, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

                     Christa McCay              &nbs...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 19, 2017

City Council to Meet January 25 for Committee Meetings

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January 19, 2017

MARIETTA - The Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 5:15 p.m. in the City Council chamber located on the lobby level of City Hall at 205 Lawrence Street, Marietta, Georgia.

The public is i...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 19, 2017

Marietta Museum of History's Next Remember When: MDJ's 150th Edition

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January 19, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: Christa McCay                     770-794-5710

Marietta, GA—On Jan. 27 at 10:30 a.m. the Remember When Club wil...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 18, 2017

Marietta Square Farmers Market Winter Season Now Open Through March 25th

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January 18, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles                     Communications Manager             ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 17, 2017

5k Shamrock Shuffle on the Marietta Square to Benefit City's Police Athletic League

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January 17, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles                     Communications Manager             ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 13, 2017

Marietta Police Athletic League Now Offering Boxing and Chess Programs

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January 13, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles                     Communications Manager             ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 13, 2017

Marietta Fire Department Shares Fire & Shock Hazard Recall Information

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January 13, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles                     Communications Manager             ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 12, 2017

Marietta's Parks & Recreation Department to Host Daddy Daughter Dance on February 12th

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January 12, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles                     Communications Manager             ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 12, 2017

City Council Recognize Marietta Center for Advanced Academics' Inaugural Student Council

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January 12, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles                      Communications Manager       ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 12, 2017

Fleet Maintenance Division Receives Coveted ASE Blue Seal Shop Designation

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January 12, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles                      Communications Manager   ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 11, 2017

City Council Appoints Members to Two City Boards

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January 11, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles                     Communications Manager             ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 11, 2017

Mayor Steve Tumlin Makes Council Committees Appointments

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January 11, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles                      Communications Manager ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 11, 2017

Media Police Academy to Begin Wednesday, January 18th

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January 11, 2017

For Immediate Release

CONTACT: Public Information Officer – Officer Brittany Wallace                    770-794-5370 (office)

When: January 18th, 25th ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 10, 2017

ALERT: Be Aware of Veterans' Benefits & Pension Scam

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January 10, 2017

For Immediate Release

CONTACT: Public Information Officer – Officer Brittany Wallace                    770-794-5370 (office)

Veterans' benefits and th...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 9, 2017

Marietta Reminds Customers of its Residential Rebate Programs

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 January 9, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles                     Communications Manager            ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 9, 2017

City Offices Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

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January 5, 2017

City of Marietta Administrative Offices will be closed Monday, January 16.  Police, fire and other services essential for public safety and health will remain open. 

Marietta Power and Water administrative offices will also...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 5, 2017

Marietta Welcome Center Temporarily Relocates to Marietta Museum of History

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January 5, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

Media Contact: Marietta Visitors Bureau                     770-429-1115      &...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 5, 2017

City Council to Meet January 9 and 11

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January 5, 2017

Marietta City Council will meet for an agenda work session Monday, January 9 beginning at 5:15 p.m. An agenda review session will take place Wednesday, January 11 at 6 p.m. and be followed by Council's regularly scheduled meeting at 7 p.m. ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 4, 2017

Registration Now Open for Parks & Recreation's Mid-Winter Break Camp

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January 4, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles                     Communications Manager             ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 4, 2017

Volunteers Needed to Plant Trees In City Cemetery

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Contact: Holly Walquist – 770.424.4664

What: Marietta Tree Keepers Planting Event

When: Saturday, January 14, 2017              9:00am Sign-in and refreshments      &a...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 4, 2017

Cobb County NAACP to Host Annual MLKing Jr. Day Celebration

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January 4, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles                     Communications Manager             ...

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2017 News Archive
Posted on: January 3, 2017

City of Marietta Offering Free Christmas Tree Pick Up Service to Its Customers

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January 3, 2017

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles                     Communications Manager             ...

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2017 News Archive