News Flash

Posted on: October 11, 2019

Marietta Fire Department to Hold Neighborhood Blitz on Wednesday, October 16th

MFD

October 11, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – On Wednesday, October 16, 2019, the Marietta Fire Department will hold a Neighborhood Smoke Alarm and Safety Blitz in the area of Evelyn and Hope Stree...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: October 10, 2019

City Council and Marietta Fire Department Honor Fire Prevention Week Poster Contest Winners

MFD2

October 10, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles 

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - On Thursday, October 10, 2019, City Council and the Marietta Fire Department honored third grade students from local schools who participated...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: October 10, 2019

Marietta Fire’s Engine 55 Awarded with Medal of Valor

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October 10, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – On Monday, October 7, 2019, Marietta Fire Department’s Engine 55, C Shift was awarded the Medal of Valor at the Cobb Chamber’s annual event honoring th...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: October 9, 2019

MFD Marks National Fire Prevention Week October 6-12, 2019

MFD2

October 9, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – In light of National Fire Prevention Week, October 6-12, 2019, the Marietta Fire Department would like to remind citizens of some very importa...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: October 9, 2019

Marietta Gone With the Wind Museum to Host Author & Historian Brad Quinlin on Sunday, October 13th

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October 9, 2019

CONTACT: Connie Sutherland 

Executive Director

Marietta Gone With the Wind Museum

csutherland@mariettaga.gov

MARIETTA – The Marietta Gone With the Wind Museum is pleased to host author and historian Brad Quinlin on Sunday, October 13, ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: October 8, 2019

Marietta Tree Keepers Needs Volunteers to Help Maintain Hill Park

new tree keepers

October 8, 2019

CONTACT: Holly Walquist

770.424.4664

What:    Maintaining Event

When:    Saturday, October 12, 2019  

              8:30am Sign-in and r...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: October 8, 2019

Marietta Power & Water to Mark Public Power & Clean Water Week October 6-12, 2019

BLW

October 8, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Marietta Power and Water is pleased to join over 2,000 community-owned, not-for-profit electric utilities, and many more municipal water and sewer syste...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: October 7, 2019

Keep Marietta Beautiful to Hold Shredding Event on Saturday, October 12, 2019

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October 7, 2019

CONTACT: Parks and Recreation

770.794.5601

MARIETTA – On Saturday, October 12, 2019, the City of Marietta and Keep Marietta Beautiful will hold a shredding event from 9am-12pm at Custer Park located at 545 Kenneth Marcus Way. While the event ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: October 4, 2019

City Council to Meet October 7th and 10th

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for an agenda work session on Monday, October 7th beginning at 5:15 p.m.  An agenda review session will take place on Thursday, October 10th at 6 p.m. and be followed by Council’s regularly scheduled mee...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: October 3, 2019

City of Marietta to Receive Technology Innovation Showcase Award from Georgia Technology Authority

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October 3, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – On Friday, October 11, 2019, the City of Marietta will be presented with the 2019 Georgia Technology Innovation Showcase Award from the Georgia Technolo...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: October 1, 2019

Statewide Annual Burn Ban Ended September 30th

MFD2

October 1, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The Annual Statewide Burn Ban, issued by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, ended September 30th. Open burning may be permitted in the City of...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: September 30, 2019

Root House Museum to Dress in Mourning All October-Long

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September 30, 2019

CONTACT: Trevor Beemon

Executive Director

tbeemon@cobblandmarks.com

678.594.4994 

19th century embalming equipment and mourning jewelry (created with human hair) will be among the curious artifacts on display during this special exh...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: September 26, 2019

Marietta Fire Department to Hold Neighborhood Blitz on Wednesday, October 2nd

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September 26, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – On Wednesday, October 2, 2019, the Marietta Fire Department will hold a Neighborhood Smoke Alarm and Safety Blitz in the area of Allgood Manor from 6...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: September 25, 2019

Georgia Symphony Orchestra's 69th Season Begins Saturday, September 28th

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September 25, 2019

CONTACT: Susan Stensland 

Executive Director

sstensland@georgiasymphony.org

770.429.2390

MARIETTA - There's no place like home. The Georgia Symphony's sixty-ninth season begins with a voyage of discovery, and a homecoming of enlight...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: September 24, 2019

Marietta Museum of History to Host Remember When Club: The Year 1969

history

September 24, 2019

CONTACT: Jan Galt

JGalt@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5710

MARIETTA - On Friday, September 27, 2019, the Marietta Museum of History is continuing its popular program, the Remember When Club, by inviting the Marietta High School Class of 1969, who ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: September 23, 2019

City Council to Meet September 24, 2019

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Tuesday, September 24, 2019 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 att...
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2019 News Archive
Posted on: September 19, 2019

Touchstones to the Past: Cemetery Tours

history

September 19, 2019

CONTACT: Christa McCay

cmccay@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5726  

MARIETTA - The Marietta City Cemetery has a host of tales to tell and guided walking tours are the best way to experience them. The Marietta Museum of History’s Collection...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: September 18, 2019

The Man with the Camera: Photographs by Raymond T. Burford

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September 18, 2019

CONTACT: Amy Reed

areed@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5719

MARIETTA - The Marietta Museum of History is proud to present The Man with the Camera: Photographs by Raymond T. Burford. This special exhibit highlights African American photographer Raym...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: September 17, 2019

City of Marietta Announces 43rd Annual HarvestFest

HarvestFest Flyer 2019

September 17, 2019

CONTACT: Rachel Langelotti

rlangelotti@mariettaga.gov

MARIETTA - Marietta's HarvestFest is an annual festival held each October. In addition to a wide variety of handmade arts, crafts and goods at the HarvestFest Market, the festival inclu...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: September 16, 2019

Marietta PAL to Host Cops & Cars for Kids Car Show on Saturday, October 5th

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September 16, 2019

CONTACT: Daneea Badio-McCray

Marietta PAL Executive Director

dbadio@mariettaga.gov

404.747.4095

MARIETTA - The Marietta Police Athletic League (PAL) invites car, truck and motorcycle enthusiasts to register today for the Marietta PAL Cops &a...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: September 12, 2019

Register to Participate in the 15th Annual Veterans Day Parade on November 11th

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September 12, 2019

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’s 15th An...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: September 11, 2019

Diverse Cobb: Know Your Neighborhoods

history

September 11, 2019

CONTACT: Amy Reed

areed@mariettaga.gov

770-794-5710

MARIETTA - Join the Marietta Museum of History as it continues its Diverse Cobb series with additional offerings by Marietta’s own Michael Thomas. Diverse Cobb programming focuses on many ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: September 10, 2019

WorkSource Cobb to Offer Free Workshops Beginning Friday, September 13th

worksource cobb

September 10, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Beginning Friday, September 13, 2019 WorkSource Cobb will host a free weekly workshop series for job seekers each Friday in September. Registration i...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: September 9, 2019

Keep Marietta Beautiful to Host Battery & Electronics Recycling Event

KMB battery recycling

September 9, 2019

CONTACT: Joan Ellars

jellars@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5606

MARIETTA – Keep Marietta Beautiful is pleased to announce it will host a battery and electronic recycling event on Saturday, September 21, 2019 from 9am – 12pm at the Custer Park Sport...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: September 5, 2019

City Council to Meet September 9th and 11th

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for an agenda work session on Monday, September 9th beginning at 5:15 p.m.  An agenda review session will take place on Wednesday, September 11th at 6 p.m. and be followed by Council’s regularly schedule...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: September 5, 2019

Registration Now Available for Marietta Parks & Rec Fall Break Camp September 23-27th

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September 5, 2019

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 wee...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: September 4, 2019

MPD to Host Roadmap To Recovery on Tuesday, September 10th

RTR

September 4, 2019

CONTACT: Officer Chuck McPhilamy

cmcphilamy@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5370

MARIETTA - The Marietta Police Department would like to formally invite you to attend a ROADMAP TO RECOVERY community gathering Tuesday night September 10, 2019 from 6:0...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: September 3, 2019

City's CDBG Consolidated Annual Performance & Evaluation Report Available for Public Comment

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September 3, 2019

CONTACT: Kelsey Thompson-White

Community Development Manager

kthompson@mariettaga.gov

770-794-5437

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta, in compliance with applicable U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) regulations, has prepared...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: August 30, 2019

Marietta Fire Departments Reminds Public September is National Preparedness Month

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August 30, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Marietta Fire Department would like to remind the citizens of Marietta that September is National Preparedness Month.

The theme this year is “Prepare...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: August 29, 2019

Registration Now Available for City of Marietta’s 14th Annual Scarecrows in the Square Contest

scarecrow 2019

August 29, 2019

CONTACT: Rachel Langelotti

rlangelotti@mariettaga.gov

770.794.4456

MARIETTA – Registration is now open for the City of Marietta's Parks and Recreation Department’s 14th Annual Scarecrows in the Square contest. Please remember each group or org...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: August 28, 2019

Marietta Parks & Rec “Ask the Trainer” Classes Continue September 25th

ask the trainer flyer

August 28, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Marietta Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce their “Ask the Trainer” class will hold its next installment on Wednesday, September...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: August 27, 2019

City Offices Closed for Labor Day

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City of Marietta Administrative Offices will be closed Monday, September 2, 2019. 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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2019 News Archive
Posted on: August 26, 2019

Brown Bag Lunchtime Concerts Begin September 5, 2019

Fall Brown Bag Lunch

August 26, 2019

CONTACT: Rachel Langelotti

rlangelotti@mariettaga.gov

770.794.4456

MARIETTA – The Marietta Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce September's Brown Bag Lunch Concerts will be held on the Square at noon every Thursday beginning ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: August 22, 2019

City Council to Meet August 27, 2019

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Tuesday, August 27, 2019 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...
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2019 News Archive
Posted on: August 21, 2019

Volunteer Coaches Needed for Marietta's Youth Basketball Program

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August 21, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Marietta Parks and Recreation Department is looking for a few proud men & women to become volunteer basketball coaches for the 2019-20...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: August 20, 2019

Mayor Tumlin Challenges Mayor of Rome to 2nd Annual Battle of the Mayors

MAYOR

August 20, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Ahead of the football matchup between the powerhouse of the Marietta Blue Devils and the Rome Wolves on Thursday, August 22, 2019, Mayor Steve Tumlin ha...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: August 20, 2019

Registration Available for Marietta Police Athletic League’s Youth Programs

PAL Youth Programs 2019-2020

August 20, 2019

CONTACT: Daneea Badio

dbadio@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5425

MARIETTA - The Marietta Police Athletic League (PAL) is accepting registrations for all PAL youth programs which include daily Afterschool, Dance, Basketball, Martial Arts and Boxing. Al...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: August 19, 2019

Registration Opens September 3rd for Marietta's Youth Basketball Program

CUSTER youth basketball

August 19, 2019

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 2019-2020 youth basketball season will open Tu...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: August 15, 2019

Marietta Museum of History to Host 28th Annual Marietta StreetFest – Sept. 21 & 22, 2019

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August 15, 2019

CONTACT: Jan Galt

jgalt@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5710

MARIETTA – This fall, the 28th annual Marietta StreetFest celebrates arts & crafts, family fun, live music and classic cars in historic Marietta Square. Held Saturday, Sept. 21 and Sunday...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: August 14, 2019

Marietta Fire Department Receives Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation Grant

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August 14, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The Marietta Fire Department is pleased to announce it has been awarded with a Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation Grant. The grant funds will be ut...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: August 13, 2019

Marietta Square to Host 33rd Annual Art in the Park on Labor Day Weekend

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August 13, 2019

CONTACT: Carolyn Morris 

cmorrisga@gmail.com

MARIETTA – Known best for its fine art offerings, Marietta Art in the Park gives individuals and families the chance to have all kinds of outdoor fun during Labor Day weekend. With more th...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: August 12, 2019

Evening with History: Georgia Place Names Lecture & Book Signing

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August 12, 2019

CONTACT: Jan Galt

jgalt@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5712

MARIETTA - On Tuesday, August 20, 2019, the Marietta Museum of History presents its latest installment of the popular “Evening with History” series. This series highlights research and public...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: August 9, 2019

Marietta Fire Department to Unveil UTV Purchased with Firehouse Subs Public Safety Grant

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August 9, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – On Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 5:45pm, the Marietta Fire Department, joined by City Council and staff, will unveil the Yanmar UTV (Utility Terrain Vehi...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: August 8, 2019

City Council to Meet August 12th and August 14th

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

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: August 7, 2019

Pop-In at the Marietta Museum of History: Summer Crafts

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August 7, 2019

CONTACT: Christa McCay

cmccay@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5710

MARIETTA - Beat the heat with a fun day at the Museum. August’s Pop-In theme will be "Summer Crafts"— a perfect way to wrap up the last few weeks of summer. Summer themed craft...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: August 7, 2019

MPD, MFD, Wellstar Kennestone Hospital to Host CRASE Meets STOP THE BLEED Training Seminar

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August 7, 2019

CONTACT: Officer Chuck McPhilamy

770.794.5370

Do YOU know what to do in the event of an emergency?

WHAT YOU DO MATTERS: CRASE meets STOP THE BLEED Training 

The Marietta Police Department, the Marietta Fire Department and WellStar Kenne...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: August 6, 2019

Marietta Cobb Museum of Art to Host Chalktoberfest October 12-13, 2019

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August 6, 2019

CONTACT: Sally Macaulay

770.528.1444

The Marietta Cobb Museum of Art is pleased to host the 6th Annual Chalktoberfest on October 12-13, 2019 on the Marietta Square. The event will host 86 national and international professional chalk artists, ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: August 5, 2019

Strand Theatre’s Hit Summer Motown Show Returns in August

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August 5, 2019

CONTACT: Manda Costoulas, Marketing Director

Earl and Rachel Smith Strand Theatre

manda@strandmarietta.org | 770.293.0080

MARIETTA - The Earl and Rachel Smith Strand Theatre will bring it’s popular summer Motown revue Jukebox Giants: Motown &am...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: August 1, 2019

Registration for Marietta's Parks & Recreation Department’s Miracles Soccer Program Now Open

miracles soccer

August 1, 2019

CONTACT: Maggi Moss

Community Engagement Supervisor

mmoss@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5609

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta's Parks & Recreation Department is pleased to announce registration for its Marietta Miracles Soccer Program at Franklin Ga...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: July 31, 2019

Citizens Police Academy Begins September 5, 2019

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July 31, 2019

CONTACT: Officer Paul Hill

phill@mariettaga.gov

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

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: July 30, 2019

The Georgia Ballet Celebrates the 60th Anniversary Season

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July 30, 2019

CONTACT: Mary-Evelyn Hunt 

marketing@georgiaballet.org

770.528.0881

MARIETTA – The Georgia Ballet’s 2019-2020 Season will include The Legend of Sleepy Hollow with Carmen Suite, The Georgia Ballet’s The Nutc...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: July 29, 2019

Marietta Cobb Museum of Art to Host Martinis and Music on August 16th

art museum

July 29, 2019

CONTACT: Sally Macaulay 

770.528.1444

MARIETTA - Marietta Cobb Museum of Art will host Martinis and Music on Friday, August 16, 2019 from 5:30 pm until 8:30 pm. Doug Cameron will be on hand to entertain guests. Admission is free to mem...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: July 25, 2019

City Council to Meet July 30, 2019

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Tuesday, July 30, 2019 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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2019 News Archive
Posted on: July 24, 2019

Registration for Marietta's Parks & Rec’s American Sign Languages Classes Now Open

ASL

July 24, 2019

CONTACT: Maggi Moss

Community Engagement Supervisor

mmoss@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5609

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta's Parks & Recreation Department is pleased to announce registration for its American Sign Language classes for participants ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: July 22, 2019

Marietta Museum of History to Host Remember When Club: Forest Hills Historic District

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July 22, 2019

CONTACT: Jan Galt

JGalt@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5710

MARIETTA - On Friday, July 26, 2019, the Marietta Museum of History is continuing its popular program, the Remember When Club, by following the Marietta Square’s theme of “Christmas in July.” T...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: July 18, 2019

Registration for Marietta's Parks & Recreation Department’s Dance Classes Now Open

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July 18, 2019

CONTACT: Maggi Moss

Community Engagement Supervisor

mmoss@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5609

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta's Parks & Recreation Department is pleased to announce registration for its Dance Classes for All at Custer Park Sports and ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: July 17, 2019

Marietta Fire Department Offers FREE Home Fire Safety Visits to Residents

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July 17, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The Marietta Fire Department would like to remind the citizens of Marietta that the MFD SAFE program provides Home Fire Safety Visits for all residents of...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: July 16, 2019

Register Now to Showcase Your Art at the 43rd Annual HarvestFest on the Square on Sat, Oct. 19th

HarvestFest Flyer 2019

July 16, 2019

CONTACT: Rachel Langelotti

rlangelotti@mariettaga.gov

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta’s Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce they are now accepting applications for the City's 43rd Annual Harvest Square Art...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: July 15, 2019

Registration for Marietta's Parks & Recreation Department’s Tumbling Classes Now Open

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July 15, 2019

CONTACT: Maggi Moss

Community Engagement Supervisor

mmoss@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5609

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta's Parks & Recreation Department is pleased to announce registration for its tumbling classes for children ages 6 – 14 is now...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: July 9, 2019

Marietta Fire Department Offers Summer Heat Preparedness Tips

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July 9, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The Marietta Fire Department would like to provide its citizens with some very helpful summer heat preparedness tips now that we are in the midst of a hot ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: July 8, 2019

Tara Comes to Marietta!

tara wood

July 8, 2019

CONTACT: Connie Sutherland

Executive Director, GWTW Museum 

Csutherland@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5145 

Lindsey Wiles

Lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770-794-5509

MARIETTA - The Marietta Gone With the Wind Museum and the City of Marietta, are pr...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: July 3, 2019

Georgia Symphony Orchestra Announces 2019-2020 Season

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July 3, 2019

CONTACT: Susan Stensland

Executive Director

sstensland@georgiasymphony.org 

770.429.2390

MARIETTA – The Georgia Symphony Orchestra enthusiastically announces a full program celebrating home, heritage, and humanity under the arti...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: July 2, 2019

Marietta Fire Department Offers Fireworks Safety Tips

fire truck

July 2, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles 

Communications Manager 

lwiles@mariettaga.gov 

770.794.5509 

MARIETTA - The Marietta Fire Department would like to remind its citizens of proper fireworks use as we approach the week of J...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: June 27, 2019

City Council to Meet July 3rd and July 10th

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for an agenda work session on Wednesday, July 3rd beginning at 5:15 p.m.  An agenda review session will take place on Wednesday, July 10th at 6 p.m. and be followed by Council’s regularly scheduled meeti...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: June 27, 2019

Marietta’s TrashTalk Sanitation App Receives 5 Stars Reviews

Marietta Mobile App search page

June 27, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta is pleased to announce that its “Trash Talk” app averages 5-star reviews in both the Google Play Store and the iTunes Store!

The app a...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: June 26, 2019

Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art to Host Opening Night Reception on July 13, 2019

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June 26, 2019

CONTACT: Bobbi VanHorn

bobbivanhorn@comcast.net

MARIETTA - Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art will host an Opening Night Reception for Metro Montage XIX and Meg Aubrey and Alea Hurst: Veiled Realities on July 13, 2019 from 6 pm until 8 pm. Admission t...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: June 25, 2019

WorkSource Cobb to Host Computer Training Classes beginning August 3rd

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June 25, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The CobbWorks Literacy Council, a division of WorkSource Cobb/CobbWorks, Inc., is offering no cost computer training classes beginning August 3. Sessions ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: June 20, 2019

Join the City of Marietta to Celebrate July 4th on the Marietta Square

2019 July 4th

June 20, 2019

CONTACT: Rachel Langelotti

Special Events Coordinator

rlangelotti@mariettaga.gov

CONTACT: Maggi Moss

Community Engagement Supervisor

mmoss@mariettaga.gov

MARIETTA – On Thursday, July 4, 2019, the City of Marietta will host its annual Fourth in the ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: June 19, 2019

City Council to Meet June 25, 2019

council chamber

MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Tuesday, June 25, 2019 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
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2019 News Archive
Posted on: June 18, 2019

Marietta Awarded Certificate of Achievement for Financial Report for 31st Consecutive Year

finance

June 18, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) presented the City of Marietta a Certificate of Achievement for Excelle...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: June 17, 2019

Historic Lemon Street Grammar School To Be Saved

root sunset

June 17, 2019

CONTACT: Trevor Beemon

Executive Director

tbeemon@cobblandmarks.com

678.594.4994

MARIETTA - Lemon Street. For African Americans of a certain age in Marietta, this road holds fond memories of a community rich in tradition and culture. From the For...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: June 14, 2019

Marietta Museum of History to Host Leo Frank Lecture

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June 14, 2019

CONTACT: David Schendowich 

Director of Marketing and Communications, The Breman Museum 

dschendowich@thebreman.org

678.222.3732

The William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum is partnering with the Marietta Museum of History to pres...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: June 13, 2019

Marietta City Council Adopts Balanced FY 2020 Budget With A Property Tax Decrease

finance

June 13, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – On Wednesday, June 12, 2019, the Marietta City Council voted to adopt a balanced budget for Fiscal Year 2020, which begins July 1, 2019, and ends June 30,...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: June 13, 2019

Evening with History: Southern Tufts Lecture & Book Signing

Small EWH pic

June 13, 2019

CONTACT: Christa McCay

cmccay@mariettaga.gov

MARIETTA - On Tuesday, June 18, 2019, the Marietta Museum of History presents its latest installment of the popular Evening with History series. This series highlights research and publications in th...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: June 12, 2019

MPD Offers Helpful Pet Summer Safety and Etiquette Tips

Jacquo traffic

June 12, 2019

CONTACT: Officer Chuck McPhilamy

cmcphilamy@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5370

MARIETTA - Temperatures in Marietta spiked in the upper nineties before June first!  While it has dropped a few degrees this week, we are still having an unusually ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: June 11, 2019

City Club, Marietta Undergoing Renovations

city club golf

June 11, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta is pleased to announce the City Club, Marietta has begun the greens conversion project. The golf course will remain open during the c...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: June 10, 2019

MFD Reminds Citizens Georgia EPD Annual Ban Runs May 1st-Sept 30th

fire truck

June 10, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

The Marietta Fire Department would like to remind citizens that the Georgia Environmental Protection Division's (EPD) open burning ban will be in effect for 54 Georg...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: June 7, 2019

City Council to Meet June 10th and 12th

council chamber

MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for an agenda work session on Monday, June 10th beginning at 5:15 p.m.  An agenda review session will take place on Wednesday, June 12th at 6 p.m. and be followed by Council’s regularly scheduled meeting...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: June 6, 2019

Marietta's Root House Museum Shows Visitors How Southerners Kept Their Cool

root sunset

June 6, 2019

CONTACT: Trevor Beemon

Executive Director

tbeemon@cobblandmarks.com

678.594.4994

MARIETTA - Before air conditioning existed, southerners used a variety of tricks to keep their homes airy and cool. This summer, see the historic William Root House d...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: June 5, 2019

Pop-In For Family Fun: Cultures of Cobb

Pop-In top photo 2nd version

June 5, 2019

Contact: Christa McCay

CMcCay@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5710

MARIETTA - The Marietta Museum of History will be hosting its monthly Pop-In event on Saturday, June 15th from 10:30am-3:30pm. Pop-In’s provide children and their families the op...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: June 4, 2019

The Strand Hosts National Tour of Little Black Dress in July

Strand - little black dress

June 4, 2019

CONTACT: 

Manda Costoulas, Marketing Director

Earl and Rachel Smith Strand Theatre

manda@strandmarietta.org | 770.293.0080 ext 301

The national tour of LITTLE BLACK DRESS, the fearlessly funny ladies’ night out musical, will make a stop i...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: June 3, 2019

Marietta Museum of History Hosts The A. G. Spalding Museum®: “An American Sports Empire”

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June 3, 2019

CONTACT: Amy Reed 

areed@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5719

MARIETTA - The Marietta Museum of History is excited to present The A.G. Spalding Museum®: “An American Sports Empire.” This special exhibit highlights an impressive private collection...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Marietta Cobb Museum of Art to host Conversation with Contrapunto on June 15th

art

May 30, 2019

CONTACT: Madeline Beck 

madeline@mcma.us

Marietta Cobb Museum of Art to host Conversation with Contrapunto on June 15th from 2:30pm until 4:30m.

MCMA presents the six Contrapunto artists (Jorge Arcos, Pedro Fuertes, Catalina Gomez Beuth,...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: May 29, 2019

Marietta Tree Keepers Hosts ‘Mead Tasting’ Fundraiser on June 6th

treekeepers

May 29, 2019

CONTACT: Holly Walquist 

770.424.4664

Briefly:    Marietta Tree Keepers will hold a ‘Mead Tasting’ fundraising at Viking Alchemist Meadery in Marietta.

•    Thursday, June ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: May 28, 2019

Winter Wonderland Coming to the Marietta Square in July!

Christmas in July

May 28, 2019

CONTACT: Stephanie Coston

stephaniecoston07@gmail.com

MARIETTA - Surrounded by festive evergreen trees and pink flamingos, families will enjoy an unseasonably warm Winter Wonderland experience on the Marietta Square. The free event is presented ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: May 24, 2019

MEDIA ADVISORY: Councilwoman Michelle Cooper Kelly to Hold Town Hall Meeting on June 5, 2019

Michelle Cooper Kelly

May 24, 2019

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 Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at Marietta Fire Station 6 located at 850 Sawyer Road,...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: May 23, 2019

City Offices Closed for Memorial Day

city hall

City of Marietta Administrative Offices will be closed Monday, May 27, 2019.  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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2019 News Archive
Posted on: May 22, 2019

MEDIA ADVISORY: City of Marietta to Hold Public Hearing on FY20 Budget on June 3, 2019

finance

May 22, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta will hold public hearings on the Recommended Fiscal Year 2020 Annual Budget, which begins July 1, 2019, on Monday, June 3, 2019 at noo...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: May 21, 2019

City Council to Meet May 28, 2019

council chamber

MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Tuesday, May 28, 2019 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
  • Age...
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2019 News Archive
Posted on: May 20, 2019

Marietta Cobb Museum of Art presents Magic at the Museum 2019

art museum

May 20, 2019

CONTACT: Allison Frink

 Director of Education

Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art

770-528-1444 x16

mcma.education@gmail.com    

Marietta – In 2017, the Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art hosted a series of events celebrating everyone’s ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: May 16, 2019

Marietta Parks & Recreation Celebrates Get Fit Day on June 8, 2019

Official Glow Fitness Flyer

May 16, 2019

CONTACT: Maggi Moss

Community Engagement Supervisor

mmoss@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5506

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta’s Parks & Recreation Department invites you to “Get Fit” with Custer Park Sports & Fitness Center on Saturday, June 8, 11...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: May 16, 2019

Marietta Museum of History to Participate in The Dixie Highway Yard Sale

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May 16, 2019

CONTACT: Christa McCay

cmccay@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5710

MARIETTA - The Museum is once again pleased to be a part of the Dixie Highway Yard Sale.  This event goes from Marietta all the way to the Georgia-Tennessee State Line.  ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: May 14, 2019

GSO Jazz Performs Argentine Nuevo Tango!

GSO sensory

May 14, 2019

CONTACT: Susan Stensland

Georgia Symphony Orchestra

770.429.2390

sstensland@georgiasymphony.org

MARIETTA, GA. – Sam Skelton and the GSO Jazz Combo will return to the Strand Theatre on the Marietta Square to present the exciting music of ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: May 13, 2019

MEDIA ADVISORY: City of Marietta to Unveil Atherton Square Additions on Wednesday, May 15, 2019

welcome center

May 13, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta will unveil the historical panels and pole cart in the newly renovated Atherton Square on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at 4pm.

Atherton Squa...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: May 13, 2019

Remember When Club: A Good Ol’ Fashioned Slide Show

remember when top photo

May 13, 2019

Contact: Amy Reed

areed@mariettaga.gov

770-794-5710

MARIETTA - On Friday, May 24th, 2019, the Marietta Museum of History will continue its popular program, the Remember When Club. The Club explores what life was like in Cobb County when Highway 4...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: May 10, 2019

MEDIA ADVISORY: City of Marietta to Dedicate Bridge in Memory of Chief Justice Hines on May 18th

city seal

May 10, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Mayor Steve Tumlin will dedicate a bridge in memory of the State of Georgia’s Chief Justice P. Harris Hines on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 11am. Mayor Tumlin...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: May 9, 2019

Marietta Receives Community Engagement Smart 50 Award for TrashTalk Sanitation App

SMART CITY AWARD 2019 01

May 9, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta is pleased to announce it has been recognized by Smart Cities Connect with the 2019 Community Engagement Award for the Marietta “Trash ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: May 9, 2019

The Georgia Symphony Orchestra presents Genuinely Georgia!

GSO 2

May 9, 2019

CONTACT: Susan Stensland

Georgia Symphony Orchestra

770-429-2390

sstensland@georgiasymphony.org

MARIETTA - The Georgia Symphony Orchestra (GSO) presents “Genuinely Georgia” as a grand finale to its 68th season classical series.

From the tree covered...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: May 8, 2019

City of Marietta's Community Development Division Receives HUD CDBG Grant of $506,879

city-news-logo

May 8, 2019

CONTACT: 

Kelsey Thompson-White, Community Development Manager

kthompson@mariettaga.gov

770-794-5437

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta has been awarded a grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to support commun...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: May 7, 2019

Cobb Landmarks Hosts National Historic Preservation Month Celebration

root house

May 7, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

Cobb Landmarks invites the community to join them and the Marietta Historic Preservation Commission for their annual celebration recognizing May as National Preservati...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: May 6, 2019

MEDIA ADVISORY: Mayor Tumlin to Deliver State of the City Address on May 15, 2019

Mayor Steve Tumlin

May 6, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - Mayor Steve Tumlin will deliver the State of the City address on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at the Cobb Chamber’s Marietta Area Council Luncheon. The luncheon ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: May 3, 2019

City Council to Meet May 6th and 8th

council chamber

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

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: May 2, 2019

Cobb County NAACP Announces 16th Annual Juneteenth Celebration Weekend

cobb naacp

May 2, 2019

CONTACT:Cobb County NAACP, Juneteenth Committee

770-425-5757

cobbnaacp@gmail.com

MARIETTA – The weekend is filled exciting events to be held Glover Park the Marietta Square in Marietta GA.  Events are as follows:

•    Fri...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: May 1, 2019

Brown Bag Lunchtime Concerts Every Thursday in May on the Marietta Square

brown bag 2019

May 1, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Marietta Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce May's Brown Bag Lunch Concerts will begin on the Square at noon every Thursday in May be...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: May 1, 2019

Georgia Symphony Orchestra & Strand Theatre Team Up to Present Movie Palace Radio Hour

Lone Ranger

May 1, 2019

CONTACT: Susan Stensland

Georgia Symphony Orchestra

770.429.2390

sstensland@georgiasymphony.org

MARIETTA - This May 3-5, the Earl and Rachel Smith Strand Theatre and the Georgia Symphony Orchestra team up to present Movie Palace Radio Hour: The Adv...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 30, 2019

Online Registration Open for Marietta's 2019 July 4th Parade

July 4 applications

April 30, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta’s Parks and Recreation Department is accepting applications for the 2019 Let Freedom Ring July 4th Parade. School bands, m...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 29, 2019

Elizabeth Porter Park Sprayground to Open Wednesday, May 1st

Ep splash pad

April 29, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Marietta’s Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce that the Elizabeth Porter Park’s Sprayground will open for the season on Wednesday, May...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 26, 2019

Taste of Marietta Adds Chef Spotlight Stage

TasteOfMarietta

April 26, 2019

CONTACT: Courtney Spiess, Marketing & PR Coordinator

courtney@mariettasquare.com

770.429.1115 

MARIETTA - Prepare your taste buds for this year’s 26th annual Taste of Marietta, one of Atlanta’s largest and tastiest food festivals, ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 25, 2019

MEDIA ADVISORY: City of Marietta to Hold “Hose-Uncoupling” Community Event for New Fire Station

fire truck

April 25, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – On Saturday, May 4, 2019 the City of Marietta and the Marietta Fire Department will hold a Fire Hose Uncoupling community event for Marietta Fire Departm...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 25, 2019

New Additions to Taste of Marietta: Live Cooking Demos and Featured Concerts

TOM

April 25, 2019

CONTACT: Courtney Spiess, Marketing and PR Coordinator 

courtney@mariettasquare.com

770.429.1115

MARIETTA — Taste the flavors of Cobb County at this year’s annual Taste of Marietta, one of the largest and tastiest food festivals in Geo...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 24, 2019

Marietta Cobb Museum of Art 2020 River Cruise Information Reception

art museum

April 24, 2019

CONTACT: Sally Macaulay 

770.528.1444 ext 14

MARIETTA - Join us at the Marietta Cobb Museum of Art to learn about the Museum’s AmaWaterways River Cruise departing Paris on April 23, 2020.

On this cruise we’ll be exploring the art and h...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 23, 2019

City Council to Meet April 23, 2019

council chamber

MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Tuesday, April 23, 2019 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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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 23, 2019

GSO Chorus, Georgia Youth Symphony Orchestra Chorus Continue Series Exploring Music of America

GSOyouth

April 23, 2019

CONTACT: Susan Stensland

Georgia Symphony Orchestra

770.429.2390

sstensland@georgiasymphony.org

The GSO Chorus together with the Georgia Youth Symphony Orchestra Chorus continue a multi-year, multi-ensemble Georgia Symphony Orchestra series expl...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 22, 2019

MEDIA ADVISORY: City of Marietta to Hold Ribbon Cutting for South Park Square Sidewalk Project

South Square Street Stitched

April 22, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – On Thursday, April 25, 2019 the City of Marietta will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony for the South Park Square Sidewalk Project at noon.

The ribbon cuttin...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 22, 2019

Marietta Parks, Recreation & Facilities Summer Camp Registration Now Open

Summer Camps Flyer

April 22, 2019

CONTACT: Parks and Recreation

770.794.5601

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta's Parks & Recreation Department is pleased to announce registration for its Gem City Summer Camp for children ages 6 – 12 is now open.

Get your GAME ON! Jo...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 18, 2019

Marietta Arts Council Announces 2019 Mountain to River Trailfest

art council logo

April 18, 2019

CONTACT: Stokes O’Shields

Marietta Arts Council

eoshields9@gmail.com

678.527.9208

The Marietta Arts Council is setting the stage for the second annual Mountain to River (M2R) TrailFest this Saturday, May 11. The M2R TrailFest celebrate...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 17, 2019

Marietta Tree Keepers to Host Annual Spring Sip n’ Stroll on April 26, 2019

Ivy Grove, 3-6-2019

April 17, 2019

CONTACT: Holly Walquist  

770.424.4664

Briefly:    Marietta Tree Keepers will hold their Annual Spring Sip n’ Stroll on Friday, April 26, 2019 at 5:30pm

Location of the event: Ivy Grove Plantation, 473 Cherokee St., M...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 17, 2019

Evening with History: Historian Alan R. McClarnand

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April 17, 2019

CONTACT: Amy Reed

770.794.5710

MARIETTA - On Tuesday, April 23rd, at 6:30pm, the Marietta Museum of History will host an Evening with History lecture featuring historian, Alan R. McClarnand.  Mr. McClarnand will be here to discuss his...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 17, 2019

City of Marietta Needs Your Input!

MARLCI_Community Meeting 3_Flyer

April 17, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta seeks the community’s input for its Envision Marietta, Livable Centers Initiative Study. Join City Staff to revi...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 16, 2019

Volunteers Needed to Maintain Hill Park - RESCHEDULED, Saturday, April 27th

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April 16, 2019

CONTACT: Holly Walquist

770.424.4664

Marietta Tree Keepers invites volunteers of all ages to help maintain Hill Park on Saturday, April 27 at 8:30am. Tools and refreshments provided. Dress for outdoor weather.

What:    Maintai...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 15, 2019

Marietta Museum of History to Host Pop-In For Family Fun: Sports

Pop-In top photo 2nd version

April 15, 2019

CONTACT: Christa McCay

CMcCay@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5710

MARIETTA - The Marietta Museum of History will be hosting its monthly Pop-In event on Saturday May 18th from 10:30am-3:30pm. Pop-In’s provide children and their families the opportunity ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 12, 2019

City Offices Closed for Good Friday

city hall

City of Marietta Administrative Offices will be closed April 19, 2019.  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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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 11, 2019

South Park Square to Close for Parking During Week of April 14th for Repaving Project

S. Park Street Closure

April 11, 2019

CONTACT: City Manager’s Office

ppeacock@mariettaga.gov         

770.794.5506

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta is pleased to announce that the South Park Square sidewalk project is nearing completion j...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 11, 2019

MPD Announces Rad Kids Summer Camp

MPD Headquarters

April 11, 2019

CONTACT: Officer Paul Hill

770.794.5356 

The Marietta Police Department, Cobb County Police Department and the Cobb County Safety Village are excited to announce the first ever Rad Kids Summer Camp. We are all dedicated to protecting ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 10, 2019

Pop-In at the Marietta Museum of History: Spring Crafts

Pop in

April 10, 2019

CONTACT: Christa McCay

Cmccay@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5710

MARIETTA - The Marietta Museum of History will be hosting its monthly Pop-In event on Saturday, April 20th from 10:30am-3:30pm. Pop-In’s provide children and their families the...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 9, 2019

MPD Announces Next Citizens Police Academy will Begin on April 25, 2019

PD laughing

April 9, 2019

CONTACT: Officer Paul Hill

phill@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5356 

MARIETTA - The Marietta Police Department is pleased to announce its upcoming Citizens Police Academy will begin on April 25, 2019.  This program provides citizens o...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 8, 2019

MPD Announces Rad Kids Classes in April

radkids

April 8, 2019

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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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 5, 2019

Marietta Visitors Bureau Announces New Look

welcome center

April 5, 2019

CONTACT: Courtney Spiess 

courtney@mariettasquare.com

MARIETTA — The Marietta Visitors Bureau, the city’s main source for travel information, has completed its brand transformation with a new logo and website.

The new look is meant to s...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 4, 2019

City Council to Meet April 8th and 10th

council chamber

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

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 4, 2019

Marietta Gone With the Wind Museum to Celebrate 80th Anniversary June 21-23, 2019

GWTW-1568-Edit

April 4, 2019

CONTACT: Connie Sutherland

Director, Marietta Gone With the Wind Museum

CSutherland@mariettaga.gov

 770.794.5145   

www.GWTWMarietta.com

MARIETTA – It’s 80 years and counting, since the Academy Award-winning movie, “Gone...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 3, 2019

City of Marietta Announces 43rd Annual May-Retta Daze Festival

2019 Mayretta Daze

April 3, 2019

CONTACT: Rachel Langelotti

rlangelotti@mariettaga.gov

MARIETTA - May-Retta Daze is a two-day art, crafts & music outdoor festival held on May 4 & 5, 2019 at the Historic Marietta Square. The 2019 Festival features an expansion of exhibi...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 2, 2019

‘Murder! at The Strand’ Brings New Mystery in 2019

the-strand

April 2, 2019

CONTACT: 

The creators of 2018’s sell-out success Murder! at The Strand are back with Murder! at The Strand II: Dark Matters, a new interactive inter-dimensional murder mystery that uses the entirety of The Strand’s historic building ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 1, 2019

Georgia Symphony Youth Orchestra Program Expanding

GSOyouth

April 1, 2019

CONTACT: Susan Stensland

Georgia Symphony Orchestra

770.429.2390

sstensland@georgiasymphony.org

MARIETTA - The Georgia Youth Symphony Orchestra (GYSO) is poised to offer additional opportunities for gifted and talented young musicians, as it expa...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: April 1, 2019

MPD to Offer “Rape Aggression Defense” Class Beginning April 8th

Badge_Eagle_Patch

April 1, 2019

CONTACT: Officer Paul Hill

770.794.5356

Registration for Special “High School Seniors only” self-defense class.  

The Marietta Police Department is dedicated to protecting its citizens in every way possible. An important part of our mis...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 29, 2019

CobbWorks, Inc. Seeks New CEO

CobbWorks01

March 29, 2019

CONTACT: Nicole Carsten

Communications Manager, Cobb Works 

770.528.8075

ncarsten@cobbworks.org

MARIETTA – CobbWorks, Inc., a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization that oversees WorkSource Cobb program services, recently announc...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 28, 2019

Marietta Community School hosts Spring Break Holiday Camp

Spring Break Camp Ad

March 28, 2019

CONTACT: Kristen Felix

678.919.4495

MARIETTA – The Marietta Community School is hosting its annual Spring Break Holiday Camp for children, grades K-6.  Campers will participate in games, sports, movie time, scavenger hunts and much mo...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 28, 2019

Marietta's Root House Museum to Offer "Pay What You Can" Admission April 3-6, 2019

root house

March 28, 2019

CONTACT: Trevor Beemon

Executive Director

tbeemon@cobblandmarks.com

678.594.4994

MARIETTA - Cobb Landmarks & Historical Society, Inc., is partnering with First Landmark Bank to offer guests free and discounted admission to the William Root H...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 27, 2019

The Georgia Symphony Orchestra presents Spectacular Showpieces!

GSO

March 27, 2019

CONTACT: Susan Stensland

sstensland@georgiasymphony.org

770.429.2390

MARIETTA - The Georgia Symphony Orchestra (GSO) continues its 68th season classical series with a spectacle of orchestral colors.

The GSO celebrates Edward Eanes' twenty years ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 26, 2019

Root House Museum Gives New Life to Materials from Historic Fowler House

root house

March 26, 2019

CONTACT: Trevor Beemon

Executive Director

tbeemon@cobblandmarks.com

678.594.4994

MARIETTA - Cobb Landmarks & Historical Society, Inc., has worked with a local developer to salvage historic materials from Marietta's Fowler House. The Fowler H...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 25, 2019

Marietta’s Parks & Recreation to Host Breakfast with the Easter Bunny on Saturday, April 20th

Breakfast With The Easter Bunny 2019

March 25, 2019

CONTACT: Parks and Recreation

770.794.5601

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 Saturday, April 20, 2019 from 10am – 12pm at ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 22, 2019

City Council to Meet March 26, 2019

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Tuesday, March 26, 2019 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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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 21, 2019

MEDIA ADVISORY: City of Marietta to Install NEW Tree in Glover Park

fountain

March 21, 2019

CONTACT: City Manager’s Office

ppeacock@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5504

MARIETTA – On Monday, March 25, 2019 the City of Marietta is pleased to announce that City officials, with the Glover family, will install a new tree in Glover Park in the plac...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 20, 2019

Important Road Closure Information for Church Street Effective March 22-25th

road closure

March 20, 2019

CONTACT: City Manager’s Office

ppeacock@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5504

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta has been notified by the contractor for the new Kennestone Emergency Department that they will begin to place the pedestrian bridge that will cr...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 19, 2019

Touchstones to the Past: Spring Cemetery Tours

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March 19, 2019

CONTACT: Christa McCay

770.794.5726  

MARIETTA - The Marietta City Cemetery has a host of tales to tell and guided walking tours are the best way to experience them. The Marietta Museum of History’s Collections Manager, Christa McCay,...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 18, 2019

Rock the Night Away at the Marietta Museum of History

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March 18, 2019

CONTACT: Amy Reed

areed@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5710

MARIETTA - Party and dance the night away as we bring back some of the best classic rock ever! Get ready to shake your groove thang or just kick back and enjoy the tunes from Mark Grundhoefer ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 15, 2019

MEDIA ADVISORY:Councilwoman Cheryl Richardson & Councilman Joseph Goldstein Host Town Hall Meeting

city-news-logo

March 15, 2019

CONTACT: City Manager’s Office

ppeacock@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5504

MARIETTA – Councilwoman Cheryl Richardson (Ward 1) and Councilman Joseph Goldstein (Ward 7) will hold a Town Hall Meeting on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at Marietta Sixth Grade Ac...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 14, 2019

Former Councilman Philip Goldstein Recognized With Lifetime Service Award

GOLDSTEIN AWARD

March 14, 2019

CONTACT: Kelli Bennett

Cell: 404-796-5508

kbennett@gmanet.com

MARIETTA - Former Marietta Councilman Phillip Goldstein was recognized with the Lifetime Service Award from the Georgia Municipal Association (GMA) in recognition of over 37 years of...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 14, 2019

Remember When Club: Women of Kennestone

Remember When 2018

March 14, 2019

CONTACT: Amy Reed

areed@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5710

MARIETTA - On Friday, March 22nd, 2019, the Marietta Museum of History will continue its popular program, the Remember When Club. The Club explores what life was like in Cobb County when Highw...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 13, 2019

Marietta Parks and Recreation Opens Registration for Kilometer Kids

Kilometer Kids Flyer

March 13, 2019

CONTACT: Parks and Recreation

770.794.5601

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta’s Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce that registration is now open for Kilometer Kids which will be held at Tumlin Park on Tuesday and Thursdays fro...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 12, 2019

Strand Announces First Full Theatrical Season

the-strand

March 12, 2019

CONTACT: Manda Costoulas 

Marketing Director

manda@strandmarietta.org

770.293.0080 ext 301

The Earl and Rachel Smith Strand Theatre has announced a seven show theatrical season for 2019 that includes the return of the popular Murder! at...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 11, 2019

Marietta Police Athletic League Announces Summer Camp Registration Now Available

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March 11, 2019

CONTACT: City Manager’s Office

ppeacock@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5504

MARIETTA – The Marietta Police Athletic League (PAL) is pleased to announce registration is now open for their summer camp offered for children in first thr...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 8, 2019

Marietta Parks and Recreation Announces Glover Park Concert Series Schedule

2019 concert series

March 8, 2019

CONTACT: Rachel Langelotti

rlangelotti@mariettaga.gov

770.794.4456

Carolyn Morris

cmorrisga@gmail.com

404.966.8497

MARIETTA – The Marietta community will again be “dancing in the street” during the Glover Park Concert Series. The series features lo...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 7, 2019

Georgia Symphony Orchestra to Present 4th Annual Sensory Friendly Concert

GSO sensory

March 6, 2019

CONTACT: Susan Stensland 

Executive Director

sstensland@georgiasymphony.org

770.429.2390

MARIETTA – The Georgia Symphony Orchestra is delighted to present the fourth annual GSO Sensory Friendly Concert at 2pm on Saturday, March 9, 2019 a...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 6, 2019

Marietta Parks and Recreation Announces New “Ask a Trainer” Series

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March 6, 2019

CONTACT: Parks and Recreation

770.794.5601

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta’s Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce it will host a new “Ask a Trainer” series at Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center located at 545 Kenneth Marcus...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 6, 2019

MFD Reminds Citizens to Change Alarm Batteries on Sunday, March 10th

fire truck

March 6, 2019

CONTACT: City Manager’s Office

ppeacock@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5504

MARIETTA – In conjunction with the start of daylight savings time on Sunday, March 10, 2019, the Marietta Fire Department would like to remind residents to change the batteries ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 5, 2019

Pop-In at the Marietta Museum of History: Vintage Game Day

Pop in

February 26, 2019

CONTACT: Christa McCay

CMccay@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5710

MARIETTA - The Marietta Museum of History will be hosting its monthly Pop-In event on Saturday, March 16th from 10:30am-3:30pm. Pop-In’s provide children and their families the opport...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 4, 2019

Volunteers Needed to Plant Trees at Marietta’s NEW Fire Station – Part 2

fire tree

March 4, 2019

CONTACT: Holly Walquist

mariettatreekeepers@comcast.net

770.424.4664

What:    Marietta Tree Keepers Planting Event

When:    Saturday, March 9, 2019  

        &nbs...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: March 4, 2019

City Council to Meet March 7th and 13th

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for an agenda work session on Thursday, March 7th beginning at 5:15 p.m.  An agenda review session will take place on Wednesday, March 13th at 6 p.m. and be followed by Council’s regularly scheduled meet...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: February 28, 2019

City of Marietta Needs Your Input!

fountain

February 12, 2019

CONTACT: City Manager’s Office

ppeacock@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5504

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta seeks the community’s input for its Envision Marietta, Livable Centers Initiative Study.

Please visit the link to the project survey to help c...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: February 28, 2019

Keep Marietta Beautiful to Hold Shredding Event on Saturday, March 23, 2019

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February 28, 2019

CONTACT: Parks and Recreation 

770.794.5601

MARIETTA – On Saturday, March 23, 2019, the City of Marietta and Keep Marietta Beautiful will hold a shredding event from 9am-12pm at Custer Park located at 545 Kenneth Marcus W...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: February 27, 2019

Notice of Agenda Item

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February 27, 2019

CONTACT: City Manager’s Office

ppeacock@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5504

MARIETTA - Notice is hereby given that the Mayor and City Council for the City of Marietta will consider an agenda item related to House Bill 419 (O.C.G.A. § 25-10-2) relate...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: February 27, 2019

Mayor Tumlin to Present Proclamation to Honor USAF Captain John Jackie Smallwood

smallwood

February 28, 2019

CONTACT: City Manager’s Office

ppeacock@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5504

MARIETTA – On Thursday, March 7, 2019, Mayor Steve Tumlin will present a proclamation honoring United States Air Force Captain John Jackie Smallwood at 3...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: February 26, 2019

Keep Marietta Beautiful to Host Planting Event on March 9th

march 9 planting

February 26, 2019

CONTACT: Parks and Recreation

770.794.5606

MARIETTA – Keep Marietta Beautiful is pleased to announce it will host a shrub planting event on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 10am at the future site of Marietta Fire Station 56 located at 850 Sawyer...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: February 25, 2019

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

Custer Park

February 25, 2019

CONTACT: Parks and Recreation

770.794.5601

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 installment of the Start Smart Progra...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: February 21, 2019

Marietta Museum of History to Host Toddler Tours on March 5th

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February 21, 2019

CONTACT: Amy Reed

AReed@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5710

MARIETTA - The Marietta Museum of History is proud to offer “Mice Tours” for it's tiniest visitors. Based on programs by the Smithsonian Institute’s Early Enrichment Center, tours will be o...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: February 20, 2019

City Council to Meet February 26, 2019

council chamber

MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Tuesday, February 26, 2019 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 atte...
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2019 News Archive
Posted on: February 19, 2019

Applications Now Available for 43rd Annual May-retta Daze Performing Artists

2019 Mayretta Daze

February 19, 2019

CONTACT: Rachel Langelotti

rlangelotti@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5601

MARIETTA – The Marietta Parks and Recreation Department would like to invite musicians to apply to perform in the 43rd Annual May-retta Daze Arts, Crafts & Music Festival...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: February 18, 2019

Georgia Symphony Orchestra Jazz! presents “UnReel!”

3Opera

February 18, 2019

CONTACT: Susan Stensland

Executive Director

sstensland@georgiasymphony.org

770.429.2390

MARIETTA – Sam Skelton and the GSO Jazz! will return to the Strand Theatre on the Marietta Square to present “UnReel!”  Always a great favorite, ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: February 15, 2019

Pop-In at the Marietta Museum of History: Railroads

Pop-In top photo 2nd version

February 15, 2019

CONTACT: Marietta Museum of History

1 Depot Street

Marietta, GA 30060

770.794.5710

MARIETTA - The Marietta Museum of History will be hosting its monthly Pop-In event on Saturday, February 16th from 10:30am-3:30pm. Pop-In’s provide children an...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: February 14, 2019

Old Zion Heritage Museum to Host Black History Month Event on February 24th

Zion black history 2019

February 14, 2019

CONTACT: City Manager's Office

ppeacock@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5504

MARIETTA - The Old Zion Heritage Museum has announced it will host a Black History Month Program on Sunday, February 24, 2019 immediately following the 10:30am service in th...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: February 13, 2019

Marietta Square Art Walk Announces Call for Artists

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February 13, 2019

CONTACT: Stephanie Coston 

stephaniecoston07 @gmail.com

MARIETTA - Marietta Square Art Walk is now accepting artist applications for its 2019 season. Become a part of this thriving, electric, community arts event. Applications are ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: February 12, 2019

City of Marietta Needs Your Input!

MARLCI_Community Meeting 2_Flyer Option2

February 12, 2019

CONTACT: City Manager’s Office

ppeacock@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5504

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta seeks the community’s input for its Envision Marietta, Livable Centers Initiative Study on Thursday, February 21, 2019 from 6pm – 7:30pm at t...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: February 12, 2019

The Strand Announces Book Club with Movie Series Tie-In

the-strand

February 12, 2019

CONTACT: Manda Costoulas 

Marketing Director

manda@strandmarietta.org

770.293.0080 ext 301

MARIETTA - The Earl and Rachel Smith Strand Theatre announced the inaugural year of its Page to Screen Book Club, a monthly book club where me...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: February 11, 2019

City of Marietta Community Development Division to Hold Grant Program Application Workshop

city hall

February 11, 2019

CONTACT: City Manager's Office

ppeacock@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5504

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta will hold Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Application workshops for Non-Profit organizations seeking federal grant funding for progr...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: February 11, 2019

City of Marietta's Community Development Division Proposes Transfer of CDBG Funds

city seal

February 11, 2019

CONTACT: City Manager's Office

ppeacock@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5504

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta's Community Development Division proposes to transfer CDBG funds listed below to the Public Works Department to repair and replace sidewalks ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: February 8, 2019

City of Marietta Community Development Division to Hold Public Review Meeting on February 13th

city-news-logo

February 8, 2019

CONTACT: City Managers Office

ppeacock@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5504

MARIETTA - A Public Review Meeting will be held at 12pm on February 13, 2019 at 268 Lawrence Street, Suite 200, Marietta, Georgia to receive comments on the PY 2019 Annual Act...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: February 7, 2019

City Council to Meet February 11th and 13th

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

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: February 6, 2019

Marietta Cobb Museum of Art to Host Martinis and Music on Friday, February 8th

Martinis and music

February 6, 2019

CONTACT: Marietta Cobb Museum of Art

770.528.1444

MARIETTA - Marietta Cobb Museum of Art will be hosting a special Martinis and Music Night on February 8th from  5:30 pm until 8:30 pm at the museum located at 30 Atlanta Street SE, M...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: February 5, 2019

Marietta Museum of History Offers Free Admission For Super Museum Sunday on February 10th

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February 5, 2019

CONTACT: Christa McCay

cmccay@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5726

MARIETTA - On Sunday, February 10, 2019, the Marietta Museum of History will be open for FREE from noon to 4pm.  As a part of the Georgia History Festival, Super Museum Sunday...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: February 5, 2019

Marietta Fire Department Reminds Citizens Severe Weather Preparedness Week is 2/4 - 2/8

fire truck

February 5, 2019

CONTACT: City Managers Office

770.794.5504

MARIETTA - The Marietta Fire Department would like to remind its residents that Severe Weather Preparedness Week is February 4-8, 2019. During the week, people are encouraged to learn about possible...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: February 4, 2019

Marietta Museum of History to Host Black History Month Events

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February 4, 2019

CONTACT: Amy Reed

areed@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5710

MARIETTA - Join the Marietta Museum of History as it continues its Diverse Cobb series with additional offerings honoring Black History Month. Diverse Cobb focuses on many facets of local bl...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: January 31, 2019

Registration Now Open for Marietta PAL’s Shamrock Shuffle on March 16th

Shamrock Shuffle Logo

January 23, 2019

CONTACT: City Manager’s Office

ppeacock@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5504

MARIETTA – The Marietta Police Athletic League (PAL) invites you, your family, your company and/or your team to register today for the 3rd Annual Marietta Shamrock Shuffle 5K...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: January 30, 2019

Marietta Tree Keepers Needs Volunteers to to Plant Trees at Marietta’s NEW Fire Station

fire tree

January 28, 2019

CONTACT: Holly Walquist 

770.424.4664

What:    Marietta Tree Keepers Planting Event

When:    Saturday, February 9, 2019  

            &...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: January 29, 2019

MEDIA ADVISORY: Councilwoman Michelle Cooper Kelly to Hold Town Hall Meeting on February 7, 2019

Michelle Cooper Kelly

January 29, 2019

CONTACT: City Manager’s Office

ppeacock@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5504

MARIETTA – Councilwoman Michelle Cooper Kelly (Ward 6) will hold a Town Hall Meeting on Thursday, February 7, 2019 at Lockheed Elementary School located at 1205 Merritt Rd, M...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: January 28, 2019

City of Marietta/BLW/Municipal Court CLOSED on Tuesday, January 29, 2019

city-news-logo

January 28, 2019

CONTACT: City Manager's Office

ppeacock@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5504

The City of Marietta, BLW Administrative Offices, and Marietta Municipal Court will be closed on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 due to inclement weather.

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: January 28, 2019

Marietta High School Plays Host to 3rd annual Play Football Family Festival on Saturday, Feb 2nd

MCS

January 25, 2019

CONTACT: Epic Sports & Events

info@epicsportsandevents.com

770.572.0418

MARIETTA – During Super Bowl LIII week, the third annual Play Football Family Festival will take place at Marietta High School (1171 Whitlock Ave NW, Marietta) on Sat...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: January 25, 2019

City Council to Meet January 29, 2019

council chamber

MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Tuesday, January 29, 2019 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 atten...
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2019 News Archive
Posted on: January 24, 2019

Marietta Museum of History to Host Remember When: Cobb County Judges

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January 24, 2019

CONTACT: Jan Galt  

jgalt@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5710 

MARIETTA - On Friday, January 25th, 2019, the Marietta Museum of History continues its popular program, the Remember When Club.  The Club explores what life was...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: January 23, 2019

Registration Now Available for Marietta’s 2019 Citizens’ Government Academy

city seal

January 23, 2019

CONTACT: City Manager’s Officer

ppeacock@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5504

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta is pleased to announce that registration is now available for the City’s 2019 Citizens’ Government Ac...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: January 22, 2019

Georgia Symphony Orchestra to Present “Musical Mirrors” Concert

3Opera

January 17, 2018

CONTACT: Susan Stensland

Georgia Symphony Orchestra

770-429-2390

sstensland@georgiasymphony.org

MARIETTA - The Georgia Symphony Orchestra (GSO) opens the second half of its 68th season classical series with sacred sounds of two contrasting com...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: January 17, 2019

Marietta’s Parks & Recreation Department to Partner with Thunder Buddies

Thunder Buddies Flyer

January 17, 2019

CONTACT: Parks and Rec Department

770.794.5601 

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta's Parks, Recreation, and Facilities Department is pleased to announce it will partner with Thunder Buddies Lacrosse at the City’s Franklin Gateway Sport...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: January 16, 2019

City Offices Closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

city hall

City of Marietta Administrative Offices will be closed Monday, January 21, 2019 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Police, fire and other services essential for public safety and health will remain open. 

Marietta Power and Water administrative offi...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: January 15, 2019

City of Marietta Needs Your Input!

MARLCI_Community Meeting 1Flyer

January 10, 2019

CONTACT: City Manager’s Office

ppeacock@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5504

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta seeks the community’s input for its Envision Marietta, Livable Centers Initiative Study on Saturday, January 26, 2019 from 10am – 12pm as part...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: January 14, 2019

Councilman Copeland Invites Public to Attend 3rd Annual MLK Interfaith Program on January 19th

ReggieCopeland

January 14, 2019

CONTACT: City Manager’s Office

ppeacock@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5504 

MARIETTA – Councilman Reggie Copeland is pleased to invite the public to attend the 3rd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Commemorative Interfaith Program on Saturd...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: January 11, 2019

CobbWorks Offers Free Workshops During the Month of January

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January 11, 2019

CONTACT: City Manager’s Office

ppeacock@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5504

MARIETTA – CobbWorks will kick off the New Year with a series of workshops in January facilitated by Leeza Byers, The Rapid Employment Expert! Registration is required, and a...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: January 10, 2019

Marietta Tree Keepers Needs Volunteers to Plant Trees Around Marietta

new tree keepers

January 10, 2019

CONTACT: Holly Walquist

770.424.4664

What:    January Scavenger Hunt - Tree Planting Event

When:    Saturday, January 12, 2019  

            &am...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Marietta Museum of History to Host Evening with History: Lockheed Legend Glenn Gray

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January 9, 2019

CONTACT: Amy Reed

areed@mariettaga.gov

 770.794.5710

MARIETTA - On Tuesday, January 15th, at 6:30pm, the Marietta Museum of History will host an Evening with History lecture featuring former Lockheed Test Pilot, Glenn Gray. Mr. Gray b...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Marietta's Community Development Division to Host Citizen Participation Listening Sessions

city-news-logo

January 9, 2019

CONTACT: City Manager’s Office

ppeacock@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5504

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta’s Community Development Division is pleased to host citizen participation listening sessions on Wednesday, January 16 and Thursday, January 31,...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: January 8, 2019

Marietta’s Parks & Recreation Department to Host Daddy Daughter Dance on February 10th

Daddy Daughter Dance 2019 Copy

January 8, 2019

CONTACT: Rachel Langelotti

Special Events Coordinator

rlangelotti@mariettaga.gov

770.794.4456

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta's Parks, Recreation, and Facilities Department is pleased to announce it will host the annual Daddy Daughter Dance on ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: January 7, 2019

MPD Announces New SMILE Program

SMILE final

January 7, 2019

CONTACT: Officer Chuck McPhilamy

770.794.5370

Marietta Police Department Announces their new SMILE (Systems in Marietta Intersecting with Law Enforcement) Program

MARIETTA - Sharp (12%) reduction in crime reported for 2018 within the Marietta ...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: January 3, 2019

Councilman Reggie Copeland Appointed to Serve on NLC Race, Equity and Leadership Council

ReggieCopeland

January 3, 2018

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA — Councilman Reggie Copeland has been appointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) 2019 Race, Equity and Leadership (REAL) council. The council provid...

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2019 News Archive
Posted on: January 2, 2019

Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center Now Offering Brazilian Futsal Classes

Brazilian Futsal Academy_001

January 2, 2018

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles 

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Marietta Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce its Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center is now offering Brazil...

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2019 News Archive