All red and green dumpsters labeled "SP" that were previously used to recycle newspapers will no longer be emptied and their contents will not be recycled, so please do not place anything in these dumpsters as they are out of commission. Please, just put the paper in your curbside recycling bin.
On December 6, 2014, the Marietta PAL/Marietta Sixth Grade Academy cheerleaders placed 2nd in the Florida PAL Annual State Cheerleading Competition in the 12 and Under Division.
On Friday, December 5th the Marietta Fire Department held a Graduation & Awards Ceremony at City Hall to congratulate both the recruits who made it through the training process and to honor the exceptional work its firefighters provide to the City.
On Wednesday, December 10th at the City Council Meeting, Marietta Mayor Steve Tumlin awarded the Inaugural Keep Marietta Beautiful Mayor’s Award for Most Festive Decorations.
Streaming video of the December 10 regular meeting of Marietta City Council is available for viewing online.
Marietta City Council will meet for committees and an agenda work session December 18.
On Thursday, November 20, 2014, the Marietta YELLS Program located on Franklin Road held a ribbon cutting ceremony and received an $81,810 service-learning grant from the State Farm Youth Advisory Board.
On Friday, December 5th, Mayor Steve Tumlin and City Manager Bill Bruton honored both current and recently retired City employees who have served Marietta for a combined total of 2,050 years. The City Manager also awarded several employees with various prestigious City-wide awards.
Marietta Mayor Steve Tumlin will be awarding the 1st Annual Keep Marietta Beautiful Mayor's Award for Most Festive Decorations in three categories at the City Council Meeting on Wednesday, December 10th at 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers located at City Hall.
The Marietta Police Athletic League invites Marietta youth to register for the PAL Program on Tuesday, December 16th from 4-7 p.m. at the Lawrence Street Recreation Center located at 510 Lawrence Street. At 4 p.m., the City of Marietta will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony for the renovated Lawrence Street Recreation Center.
Marietta City Council will meet for an agenda work session Dec. 8 and their regularly scheduled meeting Dec. 10.
The Marietta Police Department has released a list of ten helpful tips for secure online shopping during the holiday season.
The Marietta Police Department would like to remind people to be on their guard against opportunistic burglars this holiday season and to take all necessary precautions to safeguard their houses.
A public meeting for the Cobb Comprehensive Transportation Plan has been scheduled for December 4th from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the 2nd Floor Board of Commissioner's Room, 100 Cherokee Street Marietta GA 30090. Project recommendations, programs, and various policies will be reviewed.
As we approach the Thanksgiving Holiday, the Marietta Fire Department would like to remind everyone of the need to practice fire safety, particularly in the kitchen, moving through this holiday and onto the winter holiday season.
On November 13, 2014, e.Republic's Center for Digital Government announced the top-ranked cities in the 2014 Digital Cities Survey. The City of Marietta finished 9th in the less than 75,000 population category.
The Marietta City Council has set Council meeting dates for 2015.
On November 12th, Marietta City Council appointed Mark Morgan, Denise Flynn, Michelle Rogers and Dan Harliss to the Marietta Museum of History Board of Directors for three-year terms, each expiring Oct. 31, 2017.
During the November City Council meeting, Marietta's Council members voted to begin the process of changing the name of Franklin Road to Gateway Boulevard. The City Council is seeking public comments and input regarding changing the name of this road.
On Thursday, November 20, 2014, at 4:30 p.m. the Marietta YELLS Program located on Franklin Road will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony and will receive an $81,810 service-learning grant from the State Farm Youth Advisory Board at 5:00 p.m.
Streaming video of the November 12 regular meeting of Marietta City Council is available for viewing online.
Marietta City Council will meet for committees and an agenda work session November 17.
The City of Marietta recently placed 2nd out of 140 cities in a list of the Most Caring Small Cities in the United States by Movoto Real Estate.
Marietta City Council will meet for an agenda work session Nov. 10 and their regularly scheduled meeting Nov. 12.
On Wednesday, November 19th, Cobb County will partner with local cities and universities to host an event as part of the worldwide celebration of GIS Day.
On Tuesday, November 11, 2014, at 3 p.m. the City of Marietta will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony at Victory Park.
On Tuesday, November 11th, the City of Marietta and the Marietta Kiwanis Club invite the public to honor the community's veterans with a parade and ceremony on the Square.
With Halloween right around the corner, the Marietta Police Department Selective Traffic Enforcement Program would like to give the public a few safety tips designed to keep Trick or Treaters everywhere safe during this festive evening.
During the final month of the City of Marietta's commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War, please join the Marietta Museum of History on November 7th at 7 p.m. when they host Dr. Maryann Fitzpatrick for a lively discussion regarding the man who actually ordered the Burning of the Downtown Square in 1864.
In conjunction with the end of daylight savings time, the Marietta Fire Department would like to remind residents to change the batteries in smoke and carbon monoxide alarms when changing clocks this weekend.
Marietta City Council will meet for committees and an agenda work session October 29.