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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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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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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Posted on: April 24, 2017

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

city hall

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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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, the...

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

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

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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 Neighborhood...

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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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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 market...

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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 the...

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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 citiz...

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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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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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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 Park Sq...

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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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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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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 dedicated to protecting...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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.

AGENDA...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

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

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April 5, 2017

CONTACT: Holly Walquist

770.424.4664

What:              Maintaining Event

When:            Saturday, April 15, 2017 

          &...

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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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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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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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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 floor c...

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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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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 observance ...

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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 high...

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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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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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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                     lwiles@mariettaga.gov    &a...

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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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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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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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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 succes...

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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 leade...

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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–weather permitting)

 ...

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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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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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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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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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Posted on: March 8, 2017

Online Registration Now Open for Marietta's 2017 July 4th Parade

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 

        &nb...

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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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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                                               

1 Depot Street

Marietta, GA 30060

Contact: 770-794-5710

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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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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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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 ...

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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 stop. ...

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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.  The...

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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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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 will co...

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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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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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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 the Fr...

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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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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 an ...

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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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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                                    

1 Depot Street

Marietta, GA 30060

Marietta, GA —Fe...

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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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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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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 Fire...

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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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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                     lwiles@mariettaga.gov    ...

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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                     lwiles@mariettaga.gov    ...

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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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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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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                     lwiles@mariettaga.gov    ...

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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                     christa@mariettahistory.or...

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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                     lwiles@mariettaga.gov    ...

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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                     tbe...

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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                     lwiles@mariettaga.gov    ...

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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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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                     lwiles@mariettaga.gov    ...

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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 off Friday, March 3rd and continues...

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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                     lwiles@mariettaga.gov    ...

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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                     lwiles@mariettaga.gov    ...

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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                     lwiles@mariettaga.gov    ...

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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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Posted on: January 19, 2017

Marietta Museum of History Announces New Exhibition

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January 19, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

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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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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 will kickoff the 2017 season looking back at th...

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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                     lwiles@mariettaga.gov    ...

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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                     lwiles@mariettaga.gov    ...

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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                     lwiles@mariettaga.gov    ...

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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                     lwiles@mariettaga.gov    ...

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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                     lwiles@mariettaga.gov    ...

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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                      lwiles@mariettaga.gov&...

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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                      lwiles@...

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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                     lwiles@mariettaga.gov    ...

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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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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 & February 1st, 8th (Wednesdays)

Where: M...

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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 their pensions are the latest targets of t...

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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                     lwiles@mariettaga.gov  &n...

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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 be clos...

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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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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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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                     lwiles@mariettaga.gov    &...

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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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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                     lwiles@mariettaga.gov    &...

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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                     lwiles@mariettaga.gov    &...

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Posted on: March 20, 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. &nbs...

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Posted on: January 30, 2017

City of Marietta Provides Information for 2017 General Election

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

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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                     lwiles@mariettaga.gov    ...

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Posted on: December 15, 2016

Important Change to City's Vegetative Waste Bag Policy

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December 15, 2016

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

                     Communications Manager

                     lwiles@mariettaga.gov

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Posted on: January 30, 2017

Marietta Fire Department Offers New FREE Child Safety Seat Check

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The Marietta Fire Department is pleased to announce they will now offer FREE child safety seat checks to the residents of the City.

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Posted on: March 1, 2017

Severe Weather Preparedness: Tornados

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Tornadoes are nature’s most violent storms. Spawned from powerful thunderstorms, tornadoes can cause fatalities and devastate a neighborhood in seconds.

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Posted on: January 25, 2017

Rock Salt Lamp - Fire and Shock Hazard Recall Info

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Marietta Fire Department Shares Fire & Shock Hazard Recall Information              

MARIETTA - The Marietta Fire Department would like to share the following Fire & Shock Hazard recall information regarding Rock Salt...

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Posted on: November 16, 2016

Are your smoke alarms legal?

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Online retailers are selling smoke alarms that are not tested to nationally recognized standards and may not comply with applicable building codes in many states and municipalities.

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Posted on: November 16, 2016

Is Your Home MFD SAFE?

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The Be MFD Safe program provides Home Fire Safety Visits for all of the City of Marietta community. When requested, members of the MFD will meet you and your family at your home. There we will assess your home for safety, and discuss things that you can d...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Be Prepared for a House Fire

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Each year more than 2,500 people die and 12,600 are injured in home fires in the United States. Home fires can be prevented!

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

Outdoor Burning

Outdoor Burning

Open burning may be permitted in the City of Marietta October 1st through April 30th. A permit must be obtained for every day you intend to burn. The Marietta Fire Prevention Division may deny permission if conditions are too windy or too dry.

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Posted on: April 26, 2017

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

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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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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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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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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 ...

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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, the...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

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

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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 Neighborhood...

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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 market...

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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.

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  • Public invited to attend
  • Agend...
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Posted on: April 18, 2017

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

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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 citiz...

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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 ...

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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 

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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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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 opp...

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Posted on: March 30, 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 attended ...

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Posted on: March 28, 2017

Registration for Marietta's Parks & Recreation Department’s Summer Camp Now Open

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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 –...

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Posted on: March 8, 2017

Online Registration Now Open for Marietta's 2017 July 4th Parade

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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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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 counti...

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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 be...

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Posted on: April 6, 2017

Carjacking Suspect Arrested Without Incident

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On April 4th, at approximately 6:41pm, officers were dispatched to 600 S Marietta Pkwy in reference to a carjacking that had occurred at the gas pumps. Upon officer’s arrival, it was determined that suspect, Lan Weddington, approached the victim...

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Posted on: April 6, 2017

National Drug Take Back Event April 29th

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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 opportunity in five years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous...

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

Police Athletic League Boxing Program

PAL Program

The Marietta Police Athletic League’s (PAL) Youth Boxing Program has cultivated our first boxing champion! On Saturday, Feb. 11th at the Freedom Park Boxing Event in Macon, Georgia, Marietta PAL’s 10 year old boxer, Emmanuel Seifu, fo...

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

Substantial Organized Crime Investigation Leads to Arrests

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A drug trafficking investigation began by the Marietta Police Department (MPD) in mid-2014 has expanded in to a substantial organized crime investigation.  The case centered around the Gantt food store at 1033 Franklin Gateway suite #22 and quick...

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Posted on: November 16, 2016

Firearms Safety Seminar

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Firearms Safety Seminar 

The Marietta Police Department’s Training Unit will host a Firearm Safety Seminar on Wednesday, March 22nd at 6:30pm.  This seminar is designed for civilians and will cover a variety of topics to include saf...

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Posted on: November 16, 2016

Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events

CRASE Seminar

DATE: 02/08/2017

Active Shooter Seminar

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 an incident?” The Marietta Police Departme...

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Posted on: November 16, 2016

Eight in Custody for Entering Autos

See Something, Say Something

DATE: 01/25/2017

CHARGES: Entering Autos

LOCATIONS/SUSPECTS:

920 Cobb Pkwy S (Waffle House) on 01/01/2017   

Washington, Eric/17yoa/Austell, Ga

Juvenile Male/15yoa/Smyrna, Ga

Juvenile Male/14yoa/Marietta, Ga

 

500 Williams Drive on 01/03/2017

Juveni...

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Posted on: November 16, 2016

Veterans' Benefit and Pension Scams

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Veterans’ benefits and their pensions are the latest targets of the scammers preying on the elderly. There are a few variations of this scam. In this scam that has been making the rounds, elderly retired veterans are being targeted, some getting financial...

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Posted on: November 16, 2016

Officer Davis is Back!

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Officer Scott Davis Returns to Full Duty

 

The Marietta Police Department is proud to announce that Officer Scott Davis will be returning to full duty after being shot twice in August of 2016. 

 

Officer Davis has undergone 5 surgeries since be...

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

Connected Newsletter

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View the latest customer newsletter for information and news from Marietta Power & Water.

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

Marietta Power Receives RP3® Award

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RELIABLE PUBLIC POWER PROVIDER (RP3®): The American Public Power Association (APPA) has announced the Reliable Public Power Provider (RP3) awards for 2017. Marietta Power has been an RP3 recipient for seven years. This is the second consecutive ti...

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

Marietta Water Receives Awards

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The Georgia Association of Water Professionals (GAWP) has recognized Marietta Water for outstanding operation of a water and wastewater system. The Water Distribution and Wastewater Collection System of Excellence (Gold Awards) were presented to Marietta ...

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

Level 2 Drought Declared

The Georgia Environmental Protection Division has declared a level 2 drought in north Georgia (including Cobb County). In order to conserve our water resources, the state has implemented that level 2 drought response actions be put into place.

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

2017 Sanitation Holiday Schedule

View any modifications to the garbage/recycling collection schedule due to the city closing calendar.

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

Power Crews Sent to Assist Tornado Victims

MARIETTA – Marietta Power and Water, the City of Marietta’s utility company, has sent some of its highly trained and dedicated Power employees to our neighbors in Albany, Georgia to help the local utility companies restore power t...

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