The Marietta Police Department is dedicated to finding ways to educate and protect our youth through a program called Radkids, a personal empowerment safety education which includes a 10-hour curriculum for children ages 5 to 12. Topics covered include: bully prevention; internet, home, school, vehicle, and outdoor safety; predator tricks, and physical resistance strategies against child abduction.
The City of Marietta has been investing on key projects near Glover Park over the last few years to improve pedestrian access around the Marietta Square. Improvements completed in the past include brick paver crosswalks, sidewalk widening on Church Street, and tree planting on Church and Powder Springs Streets. The City received very positive feedback on these projects and plans to continue implementing similar type projects in the Central Business District.
Keep Marietta Beautiful will host a free paper shredding event on Saturday, March 28th in front of Marietta Power & Water located at 591 North Marietta Parkway from 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Councilman Anthony Coleman will host a Ward 5 Community Meeting on Thursday, February 5, 2015, in the City Hall Council Chambers at 6:30 p.m. located at 205 Lawrence Street, Marietta, GA 30061.