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Posted on: February 18, 2020

Keep Marietta Beautiful to Hold Shredding Event on Saturday, March 21, 2020

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February 18, 2020

CONTACT: Maggi Moss

Community Engagement Supervisor

mmoss@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5609

MARIETTA – On Saturday, March 21, 2020, the City of Marietta and Keep Marietta Beautiful will hold a shredding event from 9am-12pm at Custer Park ...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: February 17, 2020

Call for Artists: 34th Annual Marietta Art in the Park Festival

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February 17, 2020

CONTACT: Carolyn Morris

Art in the Park

404-966-8497

MARIETTA - Marietta Art in the Park, a Labor Day weekend tradition is looking for artists! The three-day juried Fine Art Festival takes place on the historic Marietta Square in Glover Park...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: February 13, 2020

Marietta Power Receives National Recognition for Reliable Electric Operations

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February 13, 2020

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 received the Reliable Public Power Provider (RP...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: February 12, 2020

Pop-In at the Marietta Museum of History: Black History

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February 12, 2020

CONTACT: Anna Monroe

AMonroe@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5710

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

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: February 11, 2020

Marietta’s Public Arts Festival Returns on Saturday, May 9 from 11-7

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February 11, 2020

CONTACT: Stokes O’Shields

M2R TrailFest Chair 

mariettaartscene@gmail.com

MARIETTA - Each May, the Marietta Arts Council debuts new and more expansive public art installations and performances at the M2R TrailFest. The Cit...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: February 10, 2020

Diverse Cobb: An Evening With James Gober

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February 10, 2020

CONTACT: Amy Reed

areed@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5710

MARIETTA - Join the Marietta Museum of History as it continues its Diverse Cobb series on February 27th, 2020 at 6:30pm. Diverse Cobb programming focuses on many facets of local black histo...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: February 7, 2020

Evening With History: Winecoff Fire

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February 7, 2020

CONTACT: Anna Monroe

AMonroe@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5710

MARIETTA - Please join the Marietta Museum of History for our Evening With History: Winecoff Fire to be held in the Virginia Tumlin Community Room. Author, Chet Wallace, will be returni...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: February 6, 2020

City Council to Meet February 10th and 12th

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

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: February 6, 2020

GSO Jazz teams again with GSO Chorus!

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February 6, 2020

CONTACT: Susan Stensland 

Executive Director

sstensland@georgiasymphony.org

770.429.2390

MARIETTA. – After receiving rave reviews in their 2018 collaboration, GSO Jazz will team once again with the 80+ voices of the GSO Chor...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: February 5, 2020

Explore the Marietta Museum of History for FREE!

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February 5, 2020

CONTACT: Christa McCay

770.794.5710

MARIETTA - Explore the Marietta Museum of History for FREE on Sunday, February 9th, 2020 from noon to 4pm.  As a part of Super Museum Sunday, historic sites, house museums, art museums, and other ...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: February 4, 2020

Marietta Arts Council Announces Calls for Artists and Art Groups for 2020 M2R Trailfest

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February 4, 2020

CONTACT: Stokes O’Shields

M2R TrailFest Chair

mariettaartscene@gmail.com

MARIETTA - The Marietta Arts Council is currently sourcing artists and art groups to apply to be a part of the 2020 M2R TrailFest. The Council is seeking propo...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: February 3, 2020

Registration for Marietta Marathon Kids Run Club Now Open

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February 3, 2020

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The Marathon Kids Run Club engages youth, 5-14 years old, in a positive, simple, goal-driven running program that challenges them to run the equivalent...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: January 30, 2020

Marietta Police Athletic League Hosts 4th Annual Shamrock Shuffle

2020 Shamrock Shuffle banner

January 30, 2020

CONTACT: Daneea Badio-McCray

DBadio@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5425

MARIETTA - The Marietta Police Athletic League (PAL) invites you, your family, your company to create a team and register today for the 4th Annual Marietta Shamrock Shuffle 5K Wa...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: January 29, 2020

May-retta Daze Arts & Crafts Festival Announces Call for Artists

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January 29, 2020

CONTACT: Rachel Langelotti

Special Events Coordinator

rlangelotti@mariettaga.gov

770.794.4456

MARIETTA – The Marietta Parks, Recreation, and Facilities Department has announced a call for artists for its yearly May-retta Daze Arts &a...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: January 28, 2020

City of Marietta Launches its Census Website to Help Engage Community

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January 28, 2020

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta is pleased to announce that it has launched its own website for the 2020 Census to help better engage the community and ...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: January 28, 2020

Registration is Now Available for the City’s 2020 Citizens’ Government Academy!

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January 28, 2020

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

The City of Marietta is pleased to announce that registration is now available for the City’s 2020 Citizens’ Government Academy. This FREE eig...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: January 27, 2020

Marietta Awarded Inaugural Visionary City Award

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January 27, 2020

CONTACT: Kelli Bennett

Office: 678-686-6242

Cell: 404-796-5508

kbennett@gmanet.com

ATLANTA – Nine cities from across Georgia received the inaugural Visionary City Award presented by Georgia Trend magazine and GMA during the associati...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: January 24, 2020

City Council to Meet January 28, 2020

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Tuesday, January 28, 2020 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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2020 News Archive
Posted on: January 23, 2020

Remember When Club: Shillings on the Square

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January 23, 2020

CONTACT: Amy Reed

AReed@Mariettaga.gov

770.794.5710

MARIETTA - The Marietta Museum of History will be hosting its monthly Remember When Club event on Friday, January 24th at 10:30 am. After 41 years of running the landmark Shillings on the Sq...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: January 22, 2020

Marietta Cobb Museum of Art to Host Martinis and Music on February 14th

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January 22, 2020

CONTACT: Bobbi VanHorn 

bobbi@mariettacobbartmuseum.org

404.643.6963

Marietta Cobb Museum of Art will be hosting Martinis and Music February 14,2020 from 5:30 pm until 8:30 pm. Johnny Porrazzo will entertain guest as they enjoy the w...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: January 21, 2020

Marietta PAL Afterschool Sports & Dance Programs Accepting New Students

PAL Youth Programs 2019-2020

January 21, 2020

CONTACT: Daneea Badio

770.794.5425

DBadio@mariettaga.gov 

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

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: January 16, 2020

City Offices Closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

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City of Marietta Administrative Offices will be closed Monday, January 20.  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 o...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Marietta Fire Department to Conduct A Smoke Alarm Campaign this Friday, January 17th

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January 15, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – In response to a recent fire in the Cannon Gates Crossing Neighborhood, the Marietta Fire Department will conduct a Smoke Alarm Campaign this...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Marietta’s Parks & Recreation Department to Host Daddy Daughter Dance on February 9th

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January 15, 2020

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 Daughte...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: January 14, 2020

Georgia Metropolitan Dance Theatre to Host 6th Annual Dancing with the Stars of Marietta

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January 14, 2020

CONTACT: Gina Duncan

ginaduncan31@gmail.com

MARIETTA - Join Georgia Metropolitan Dance Theatre (GMDT) on February 1, 2020, for the 6th annual Dancing with the Stars of Marietta. This night of fun and glitz brings twelve local community leade...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: January 13, 2020

Join Keep Marietta Beautiful on Saturday, January 18th at Love the Loop Event

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January 13, 2020

CONTACT: Maggi Moss

Community Engagement Supervisor

mmoss@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5609

MARIETTA – Please join Keep Marietta Beautiful on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at the "Love the Loop" Event to help clean a portion of the ...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: January 9, 2020

MEDIA ADVISORY: City to Rename the Lawrence St Rec Center to the Hugh L Grogan, Jr. Community Center

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January 9, 2020

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta will host a renaming ceremony for the Lawrence Street Recreation Center to the Hugh L. Grogan, Jr. Community Center on Mo...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: January 8, 2020

Joseph R. Goldstein Appointed to Serve on National League of Cities’ Committee

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January 8, 2020

CONTACT: Joseph R. Goldstein

jgoldstein@mariettaga.gov

770.841.5959

MARIETTA - Joseph R. Goldstein, City Councilmember, Ward 7, Marietta, Georgia, has been appointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) 2020 Information Technology and Commun...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: January 8, 2020

Pop-In at the Marietta Museum of History: Puzzles

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January 8, 2020

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, January 18th from 10:30am-3:30pm. Pop-In’s provide children and their families the opport...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: January 7, 2020

Gone With the Wind's Connie Sutherland Co-Stars in Moonlight and Magnolias

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January 7, 2020

CONTACT: Connie Sutherland

Marietta Gone With the Wind Museum

404-358-1825 

csutherland@mariettaga.gov

MARIETTA – It’s been 80 years since the Academy Award-winning movie, “Gone With the Wind,” premiered, yet the 1939 film classic star...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: January 6, 2020

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

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January 6, 2020

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 Gem City Mid-Winter Break Camp for children ages 6 ...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: January 3, 2020

City Council to Meet January 6th and 8th

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

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: January 2, 2020

Marietta Fire Department Announces Promotions

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January 2, 2019

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Marietta Fire Department and Fire Chief Tim Milligan are pleased to announce the following promotions have been made within the department and are e...

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2020 News Archive
Posted on: January 2, 2020

Apply Now to Become a Marietta Firefighter

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January 2, 2020

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 is now open to applicants until January 31, 2020.

The Marietta Fir...

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2020 News Archive