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Posted on: July 29, 2021

City Council to Meet August 4th and August 11th

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for an agenda work session on Wednesday, August 4th beginning at 5:15 p.m.  An agenda review session will take place on Wednesday, August 11th at 6 p.m. and be followed by Council’s regularly scheduled m...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: July 29, 2021

New Sanitation & Recycling Route Changes Effective August 1, 2021

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July 29, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta’s Sanitation Division has modified some residents’ sanitation schedules to provide for more efficient recycling collection. These cha...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: July 29, 2021

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

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July 29, 2021

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 pr...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: July 28, 2021

Amy Reed Tapped to Lead Marietta Museum of History as New Museum Director

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July 28, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta is pleased to announce that Amy Reed has been selected to serve as the new Museum Director of the Marietta Museum of Histor...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: July 27, 2021

Marietta PAL Afterschool Program Now Accepting New Students

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July 27, 2021

CONTACT: Daneea Badio-McCray

Marietta PAL Executive Director

DBadio@mariettaga.gov

404.747.4095

MARIETTA - Your child can join PAL Afterschool programs for just $50 or for FREE if you qualify!  The Fall session of the Marietta Police Ath...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: July 22, 2021

Annual Art in the Park Returns to Marietta Square on Labor Day Weekend

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July 22, 2021

CONTACT: Carolyn Morris

Creative Event Specialists

404-966-8497

MARIETTA – After a necessary one-year hiatus, Art in the Park returns to historic Marietta Square this Labor Day weekend. Featuring more than 150 fine art booths, this outdoor event...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: July 21, 2021

City Council to Meet July 27, 2021

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Tuesday, July 27, 2021 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 o...
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2021 News Archive
Posted on: July 20, 2021

Marietta Cobb Museum of Art to Host Martinis and Music Night on August 20th

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July 20, 2021

CONTACT: Bobbi VanHorn

bobbi@mariettacobbartmuseum.org

MARIETTA - Marietta Cobb Museum of Art is hosting Martinis and Music Night on August 20, 2021 from 5:30 pm until 8:30 pm at 30 Atlanta Street, Marietta, GA 30060.

Johnny Porrazzo will be ent...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: July 19, 2021

Georgia Symphony Orchestra Returns for 2021-2022 Concert Season

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CONTACT: Taylor Rambo

Executive Director

trambo@georgiasymphony.org 

404.545.7168

MARIETTA - The Georgia Symphony Orchestra is thrilled to announce its 71st concert season with a return to the stage beginning late September 2021.

The GSO’s Classics se...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: July 14, 2021

Marietta Cobb Museum of Art Announces New Art Classes

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July 14, 2021

CONTACT: Marietta Cobb Museum of Art

770.528.1444

MARIETTA - The Marietta Cobb Museum of Art has announced new art classes available in August and September. The studio art classes for the Fall Season are available online! 

ILLUSTRATION...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: July 13, 2021

Georgia Symphony Orchestra and Girls Who Conduct Launch Women’s Conductor Fellowship Program

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July 13, 2021

CONTACT: Taylor Rambo 

Executive Director

trambo@georgiasymphony.org 

404.545.7168

MARIETTA - In an effort to foster inclusivity in the field of classical music, the Georgia Symphony Orchestra is partnering wit...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: July 12, 2021

Historic Root House Puts On Her Summer Dress

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July 12, 2021

CONTACT: Trevor Beemon

Executive Director

tbeemon@cobblandmarks.com

678.594.4994

MARIETTA - The c. 1840s William Root House, one of the oldest homes in the Atlanta area, was originally the home of early Cobb County settlers Hannah and William Roo...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: July 8, 2021

Marietta Taxes Decrease for 3rd Year in a Row

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July 8, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles 

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta is pleased to announce that property taxes in the city have decreased for the third year in a row and that the current Gener...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: July 7, 2021

Marietta to Host Public Hearings on Proposed Property Tax Decrease

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July 7, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles 

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

City Not Increasing Tax Rates, General Fund Millage Rate to Remain the Same

MARIETTA - The Marietta City Council announces its intention to increase the prop...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: July 7, 2021

City Council to Meet July 9th and July 14th

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for an agenda work session on Thursday, July 9th beginning at 5:15 p.m.  An agenda review session will take place on Wednesday, July 14th at 6 p.m. and be followed by Council’s regularly scheduled meetin...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: July 6, 2021

WorkSource Cobb Hosts Resume Workshop on July 21st

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July 6, 2021

CONTACT: WorkSource Cobb

MARIETTA - WorkSource Cobb is pleased to host a resume writing hybrid webinar on Wednesday, July 21st at 9:00am. A good resume is a key to getting an interview for a job. With so many employers going virtual for hiring,...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: June 29, 2021

MEDIA ADVISORY: Councilman Joseph Goldstein to Hold Town Hall Meeting on July 1, 2021

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June 29, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Councilman Joseph Goldstein (Ward 7) will hold a Town Hall Meeting on Thursday, July 1, 2021 at the Sewell Mill Library and Cultural Center located 2051 L...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: June 28, 2021

Marietta Cobb Museum of Art Announce the Opening of Metro Montage XXI

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June 28, 2021

CONTACT: Bobbi VanHorn 

bobbi@mariettacobbartmuseum.org

 

MARIETTA - Marietta Cobb Museum of Art (MCMA) is pleased to announce the opening of the annual juried art exhibition Metro Montage XXI. The exhibition runs from July 10 ...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: June 24, 2021

WorkSource Cobb Hosts Resume Workshop on June 26th

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June 24, 2021

CONTACT: WorkSource Cobb

MARIETTA - WorkSource Cobb is pleased to host a resume writing workshop on Saturday, June 26th at 2:30pm at 463 Commerce Park Drive SE, #100, Marietta, GA 30060. There is an option to attend virtually.

For more informat...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: June 23, 2021

City Offices Closed in Observance of Independence Day

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City of Marietta Administrative Offices will be closed Monday, July 5th, your sanitation services will change for the week. Police, fire and other services essential for public safety and health will remain open. 

Marietta Power and Water administ...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: June 21, 2021

City Council to Meet June 29, 2021

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Tuesday, June 29, 2021 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 o...
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2021 News Archive
Posted on: June 17, 2021

Join the City of Marietta to Celebrate Independence Day on the Marietta Square

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June 17, 2021

CONTACT: Maggi Moss

Community Engagement Supervisor

mmoss@mariettaga.gov

MARIETTA – On Saturday, July 3, 2021, the City of Marietta will host its annual Fourth in the Park Festival from 10 am - 10 pm with a parade and celebration on th...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: June 16, 2021

Marietta Fire Reminds Citizens of State Fireworks Laws

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June 16, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MAREITTA - With July 4th celebrations quickly approaching, the Marietta Fire Department would like to remind its citizens of the state laws relating to fireworks.

Use...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: June 15, 2021

Pop-In at the Marietta Museum of History: Bugs, Bugs, Bugs

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June 15, 2021

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, June 19th from 10:30am-3:30pm. Pop-In’s provide children and their families the opportunity ...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: June 14, 2021

Marietta Museum of History Presents Marietta 1899: Color Captured in Black & White

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June 14, 2021

CONTACT: Amy Reed

areed@mareittaga.gov

770.794.5719

MARIETTA - The Marietta Museum of History is proud to present Marietta 1899: Color Captured in Black & White. This special exhibit highlights the photography of New York photographer James ...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Marietta City Council Adopts Balanced FY 2022 Budget With A Property Tax Decrease

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June 10, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – On Wednesday, June 9, 2021, the Marietta City Council voted to adopt a balanced budget for Fiscal Year 2022, which begins July 1, 2021, and ends June 30, ...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Volunteer Opportunity to Help Prepare for Field of Flags Ceremony

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June 8, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

**UPDATE - Saturday, June 12th is still a go, but Saturday, June 19th will be rescheduled after July 4th due to short supplies.

MARIETTA - The Kiwanis Club of Marietta...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Call for Artists for Marietta Museum of History's Annual Streetfest!

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June 7, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The 30th Annual Marietta StreetFest is an annual tradition and fundraiser for the Marietta Museum of History. Held on September 18th & 19th, the Mariet...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: June 3, 2021

Root House Museum to Unveil Sculpture on June 12, 2021

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June 3, 2021

CONTACT: Trevor Beemon

Executive Director

tbeemon@cobblandmarks.com

678.594.4994

MARIETTA - Cobb Landmarks & Historical Society will unveil a new sculpture at the William Root House during a Juneteenth program on June 12, 2021. The Ro...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: June 3, 2021

MEDIA ADVISORY: Councilwoman Michelle Cooper Kelly to Hold Town Hall Meeting on June 10, 2021

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June 3, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Councilwoman Michelle Cooper Kelly (Ward 6) will hold a Town Hall Meeting on Thursday, June 10, 2021 at Marietta Fire Station 6 located at 850 Sawyer Road,...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: June 2, 2021

Cobb NAACP to Host Juneteenth Event on the Marietta Square on June 18-19, 2021

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The Cobb County NAACP is pleased to host their annual Juneteenth Celebration Event on June 18-19, 2021 on the Marietta Square. 

Please view the flyer for more details. 

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: June 1, 2021

City Council to Meet June 7th and June 9th

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for an agenda work session on Monday, June 7th beginning at 5:15 p.m.  An agenda review session will take place on Wednesday, June 9th at 6 p.m. and be followed by Council’s regularly scheduled meeting a...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: May 27, 2021

City to Hold Public Information Meeting on Thursday, June 3rd for Henry Drive Traffic Calming

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May 27, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta will hold Public Information Meeting for potential Traffic Calming Measures on Henry Drive on Thursday, June 3, 2021 at 6pm at the Emi...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: May 27, 2021

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

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May 27, 2021

CONTACT: Christa McCay

770.794.5710

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

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: May 26, 2021

City Offices Closed for Memorial Day

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City of Marietta Administrative Offices will be closed Monday, May 31st, your sanitation services will change for the week. Police, fire and other services essential for public safety and health will remain open. 

Marietta Power and Water administ...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: May 25, 2021

City to Hold Public Hearing on FY 2022 Proposed Budget

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May 25, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta will hold a public hearing on the Proposed Fiscal Year 2022 Annual Budget on Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. in Council Chambers,...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: May 24, 2021

City Council to Meet May 25, 2021

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Tuesday, May 25, 2021 beginning at 4:30 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 (m...
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2021 News Archive
Posted on: May 20, 2021

Marietta Agrees to Sell Property to Drafty Dane Park & Pint for Creation of Dog Park & Bar

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May 20, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – On Wednesday, May 12, 2021, City Council agreed to sell the property located at 942 Roswell Street for the development of a dog park, coffee shop and bar c...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: May 19, 2021

MEDIA ADVISORY: Special Called City Council Meeting to be Held on Tuesday, May 25, 2021

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May 19, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

 MARIETTA – The City of Marietta will hold a Special Called City Council meeting on Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at 6pm in the City Hall Council Chambers located at...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: May 18, 2021

MEDIA ADVISORY: City of Marietta to Hold Ribbon Cutting Event for Renovated Fleet Service Building

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May 18, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta will hold a ribbon cutting event for the newly renovated Fleet Service area of the Public Works Operations Building located at 725 Nor...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: May 17, 2021

WorkSource Cobb to Host Free Webinar on Virtual Interviewing Skills

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May 17, 2021

CONTACT: WorkSource Cobb

information@cobbworks.org

770.528.4300

MARIETTA - WorkSource Cobb will host a free webinar on virtual interviewing skills on Friday, June 11, 2021 at 9am or 2pm.

Interviewing practices have changed with the new world of so...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: May 13, 2021

Root House Museum to hold Ribbon Cutting

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May 13, 2021

CONTACT: Trevor Beemon

Executive Director

tbeemon@cobblandmarks.com

678.594.4994

MARIETTA - Cobb Landmarks will celebrate the completion of The Next Generation project with a ribbon cutting on May 18th. The project included relocating the historic...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: May 13, 2021

Participation Opportunities Available for Cobb County’s Comprehensive Transportation Plan

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May 13, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Did you know that you still have time to participate in Cobb County’s Comprehensive Transportation Plan?

The County’s CTP was last completed in 2015 and muc...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: May 11, 2021

Pop-In at the Marietta Museum of History: Military Appreciation

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May 11, 2021

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, May 15th from 10:30am-3:30pm. Pop-In’s provide children and their families the opportunity to...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: May 10, 2021

Marietta Fire Department Reminds Citizens of Statewide Annual Burn Ban Effective May 1

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May 10, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The Marietta Fire Department would like to remind its citizens that the annual statewide burn ban began on May 1, 2021 and runs through September 30, 2021....

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: May 6, 2021

Marietta’s Public Works Department Further Streamlines Site Development Plans

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May 6, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Marietta’s Public Works Department is pleased to announce it has streamlined site development plans for compliance with regards to state...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: May 5, 2021

Root House Museum Receives Prestigious Award Following Half-Million Dollar Expansion

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May 5, 2021

CONTACT: Trevor Beemon

Executive Director

tbeemon@cobblandmarks.com

678.594.4994

The William Root House has been recognized by the Georgia Association of Museums following an extensive renovation and expansion project.

MARIETTA - The 1840s William R...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: May 4, 2021

Marietta Museum of History Hosts Tombstone Cleaning Workshop at the Marietta City Cemetery

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May 4, 2021

CONTACT: Christa McCay

cmccay@mariettaga.gov 

770.794.5710

MARIETTA - The Marietta Museum of History is excited to announce a new hands-on program to be held at the Marietta City Cemetery.  Established in the early 1830s, the Mar...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: May 3, 2021

City Council to Meet May 10th and May 12th

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

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: April 29, 2021

Marietta's Glover Park Concert Series Schedule Announced!

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April 29, 2021

CONTACT: 

Emily Zillweger

ezillweger@mariettaga.gov

770-794-5601

Carolyn Morris

cmorrisga@gmail.com

404-966-8497

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta will begin its 2021 Glover Park Concert Series on Friday, May 28th at 8:00pm on the ...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: April 28, 2021

MEDIA ADVISORY: Councilman Reggie Copeland to Hold Town Hall Meeting on May 6, 2021

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April 28, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Councilman Reggie Copeland (Ward 5) will hold a Town Hall Meeting on Thursday, May 6, 2021 in the City Hall Council Chambers located at 205 Lawrence Stre...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: April 27, 2021

Marietta Visitors Bureau Celebrates National Travel and Tourism Week

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April 27, 2021

CONTACT: Courtney Spiess

Marketing & Public Relations Manager

Marietta Visitors Bureau

4 Depot Street | Marietta, GA 30060

770.429.1115

MARIETTA - The Marietta Visitors Bureau and Welcome Center will celebrate National Travel and Tourism Week...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: April 26, 2021

Marietta Cobb Museum of Art to Host Martinis and Music Night on May 7, 2021

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April 26, 2021

CONTACT: Bobbi VanHorn 

bobbi@mariettacobbartmuseum.org

MARIETTA - The Marietta Cobb Museum of Art is excited to announce the return of Martinis and Music Night on May 7, 2021. Event time is 5:30 – 8:30pm and admission is $10 or free ...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: April 22, 2021

Livestream Available for Georgia Metro Dance Theatre’s Last Ballet of Season 64

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April 22, 2021

CONTACT: Jeni Miller

(847) 401-0479 | cell

mrsjenimiller@gmail.com | email

MARIETTA - Grateful to be onstage once again, 75 pre-professional dancers from Marietta-local Georgia Metropolitan Dance Theatre (GMDT) will be performing a sho...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: April 21, 2021

Registration Now Available for Marietta's Gem City Summer Camp!

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April 21, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - Marietta Parks, Recreation & Facilities is proud to announce registration is now open for its Gem City Summer Camp. 

Children, 6 – 12 years o...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: April 20, 2021

City Council to Meet April 27, 2021

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Tuesday, April 27, 2021 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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2021 News Archive
Posted on: April 19, 2021

Marietta PAL Summer Camp Now Open for Registration

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April 19, 2021

CONTACT: Daneea Badio

DBadio@mariettaga.gov

77.794.5425

MARIETTA - The Marietta Police Athletic League (PAL) is pleased to announce “in-person” Summer Camp for youth in rising 1stthrough 8th grades. Marietta PAL’s 2021 Summer Camp will be provi...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: April 15, 2021

Book Sale at the Marietta Museum of History

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April 15, 2021

CONTACT: Christa McCay

770794.5710

cmccay@mariettaga.gov

MARIETTA - Get your bags ready, the Museum is hosting a new and used book sale.  This event will be held on Saturday, April 17th from 10am to 4pm.  The sale will include...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: April 15, 2021

Online Registration Open for Marietta's 2021 July 4th Parade

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April 15, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – With the release of Governor Brian Kemp’s most recent Executive Order on April 8th, which removes the ban on public outdoor gathering...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: April 14, 2021

Elizabeth Porter Park Sprayground to Open Saturday, May 1st

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April 14, 2021

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 Satu...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: April 12, 2021

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

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April 12, 2021

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, April 17th from 10:30am-3:30pm. Pop-In’s provide children and their families the opportunit...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: April 7, 2021

City Council to Meet April 12th and April 14th

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

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: April 6, 2021

Marietta Power Announces New Alert System for Customers

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April 6, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta Board of Lights and Water is committed to safely delivering reliable power to our customers. Although this is our goal, during storm ...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: March 31, 2021

Root House Museum Offers "Pay What You Can" Admission

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March 31, 2021

CONTACT: Trevor Beemon

Executive Director

tbeemon@cobblandmarks.com

678.594.4994

MARIETTA - Cobb Landmarks is pleased to offer the annual “Pay What You Can” week at the William Root House Museum & Garden. Between April 7th and 10th, visitors...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: March 31, 2021

Marietta Cobb Museum of Art presents The Four Elements: A Group Exhibition

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March 31, 2021

CONTACT: Marietta Cobb Museum of Art

www.mariettacobbartmuseum.org

MARIETTA - The Marietta Cobb Museum of Art presents The Four Elements: A Group Exhibition, on view in the Main Galleries from April 10 through June 20, 2021.

For this thematic g...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: March 29, 2021

Marietta Parks and Rec Announces Spring It Forward Hybrid Spring Break Camp

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March 29, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - Marietta Parks, Recreation & Facilities is proud to announce that registration is open for Spring It Forward Hybrid Spring Break Camp, April 5th – 9t...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: March 25, 2021

City Offices Closed for Good Friday

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City of Marietta Administrative Offices will be closed Friday, April 2nd.  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 ob...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: March 23, 2021

City of Marietta Continues Gateway Beautification Projects

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March 23, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta is continuing its Gateway Beautification projects during the week of March 22nd focusing on Whitlock Gateway Improvements and Inters...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: March 23, 2021

City Council to Meet March 30, 2021

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Tuesday, March 30, 2021 beginning at 5:15 p.m. All meetings take place in the City Council chamber located on the lobby level of City Hall, 205 Lawrence St.

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: March 22, 2021

Taste of Marietta 2021 To Take Place October 24

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March 22, 2021

CONTACT: Courtney Spiess 

Marketing and PR Manager 

courtney@visitmariettaga.com 

770-429-1115 

MARIETTA - The Marietta Visitors Bureau is pleased to announce the 27th annual Taste of Marietta will take place ...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: March 17, 2021

Registration Now Available for MPD's Rad Kids Safety Class

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March 17, 2021

CONTACT: Officer Paul Hill

phill@mariettaga.gov

MARIETTA - The Marietta Police Department is dedicated to protecting its citizens in every way possible. While our focus is on finding ways to fight and prevent crime, we are also dedicated to fi...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: March 16, 2021

Gateway Marietta Community Improvement District Seeks Input on March 24, 2021

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March 16, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The Gateway Marietta Community Improvement District (GMCID) is asking the public to weigh in on several possible improvements that are currently under ev...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: March 15, 2021

City of Marietta 2021 General Business License Renewal Available Online

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March 15, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles 

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Current City of Marietta business licenses are now available for renewal. All business licenses expire December 31st of the year issued. No pen...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: March 10, 2021

MFD Reminds Citizens to Change Alarm Batteries on Sunday, March 14th

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March 10, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – In conjunction with the start of daylight savings time on Sunday, March 14, 2021, the Marietta Fire Department would like to remind residents to change the batteries in smoke ...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: March 4, 2021

City Council to Meet March 8th and March 10th

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

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: March 9, 2021

Deadline to File Homestead Exemption is April 1, 2021

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March 9, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta receives Homestead, School Tax, Veterans, surviving spouse of a firefighter/peace officer killed in the line duty exemptions for City...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: March 8, 2021

Root House Museum Seeks Funds For Garden Enhancements

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March 8, 2021

CONTACT: Trevor Beemon

Executive Director

tbeemon@cobblandmarks.com

678.594.4994

MARIETTA - Cobb Landmarks & Historical Society is seeking funds for a new project at the William Root House. The Root House was built circa 1845 for Han...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: March 3, 2021

Marietta Tree Keepers: “Free Trees” Event

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March 3, 2021

CONTACT: Holly Walquist 

770.424.4664

What:    Marietta Tree Keepers: “Free Trees”

When:    Saturday, March 6, 2021 from 9-12noon

Where:    Farmers Market, ...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: March 2, 2021

WorkSource Cobb Now Offering a No-Cost Fast-Track Program

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March 2, 2021

CONTACT: WorkSource Cobb

information@cobbworks.org

770.528.4300

MARIETTA - WorkSource Cobb is offering a no-cost fast-track into high-demand career training programs funded through a National Emergency Grant and the Workforce Innovation and Oppo...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: March 4, 2021

Pop-In at the Marietta Museum of History: Music

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March 4, 2021

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, March 20th from 10:30am-3:30pm. Pop-In’s provide children and their families the o...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: March 1, 2021

Marietta City Employees Honored for Service

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March 1, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - Mayor Steve Tumlin and City Manager Bill Bruton honored both current and recently retired City employees who have served Marietta for a combined total of ...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: February 23, 2021

MEDIA ADVISORY: Councilwoman Michelle Cooper Kelly to Hold Town Hall Meeting on March 3, 2021

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February 23, 2021

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, March 3, 2021 in the City Hall Council Chambers located at 205...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: February 25, 2021

City of Marietta Community Development Block Grant PY2021 Annual Action Plan Meeting Notice

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February 25, 2021

CONTACT: Kelsey Thompson-White

kthompson@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5437

MARIETTA - A Public Review Meeting will be held at 11:00AM on Thursday, March 25, 2021 at 268 Lawrence Street, Suite 200 Marietta, Georgia to receive comments on the PY2021...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: February 24, 2021

Marietta Cobb Museum of Art Issues Call for Artists for Metro Montage XXI

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February 24, 2021

MARIETTA - Metro Montage is the Marietta Cobb Museum of Art’s 21st annual juried exhibition featuring all types of genre, medium, style, subject matter, concept, and technique in art. Metro Montage XXI will feature works of fine art by co...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: February 22, 2021

City Council to Meet February 23, 2021

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Tuesday, February 23, 2021 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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2021 News Archive
Posted on: February 17, 2021

City Council Approves Change in Ordinance to Allow for Home Delivery of Alcoholic Beverages

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February 17, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – During its regularly scheduled meeting on February 10, 2021, Marietta City Council approved an ordinance which amends the City Code to allow for the h...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: February 16, 2021

Marietta's Parks and Recreation Now Offering Youth Pickleball

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February 16, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta's Parks and Recreation Department is excited to announce that registration is now available for Youth Pickleball, ages 4...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: February 15, 2021

Marietta Parks & Rec Hosts Parents Night Out On March 13th

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February 15, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - Registration is now opened for Marietta Parks, Recreation & Facilities upcoming Parents’ Night Out on Saturday, March 13 from 4:45pm – 9:00pm at C...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: February 11, 2021

City to Hold Public Meeting for Traffic Calming Options for the Lakes at Stonegate Subdivision

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February 11, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta will hold a public meeting to consider traffic calming options for the Lakes at Stonegate subdivision on Monday, February 22nd at...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: February 9, 2021

City of Marietta Presents Boredom Busters Mid-Winter Break Virtual Camp in a Kit!

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February 9, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta presents Boredom Busters Mid-Winter Break Virtual Camp in a Kit!

Each Camp in a Kit is based on similar activities that are typical...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: February 8, 2021

City of Marietta Now Scheduling Virtual Inspections

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February 8, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta is now requiring all "stand-alone" MEP inspections, such as water heaters and HVAC changeouts, in occupied homes be acco...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: February 4, 2021

Pop-In at the Marietta Museum of History: Black Women’s History

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February 4, 2021

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 20th from 10:30am-3:30pm. Pop-In’s provide children and their families the oppor...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: February 3, 2021

5th Annual Marietta Shamrock Shuffle VIRTUAL 5K March 6 - 13th

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February 2, 2021

CONTACT: Daneea Badio-McCray

Marietta PAL Executive Director

dbadio@mariettaga.gov

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

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: February 2, 2021

Marietta Museum of History Continues Raymond T. Burford Exhibit thru February

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February 2, 2021

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 photograp...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: February 1, 2021

City Council to Meet February 8th and February 10th

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

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: January 28, 2021

Marietta Fire Department Announces Promotions

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January 28, 2021

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 were...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: January 26, 2021

Keep Marietta Beautiful to Hold Shredding Event on Saturday, March 13, 2021

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January 26, 2021

CONTACT: Maggi Moss

Community Engagement Supervisor

mmoss@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5609

MARIETTA – On Saturday, March 13, 2021, the City of Marietta and Keep Marietta Beautiful will hold a shredding event from 9am-12pm at Elizabeth Porter Park l...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: January 25, 2021

Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center Now Offering Champions In Motion Cheer

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January 25, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - Marietta Parks, Recreation and Facilities is pleased to announce registration is now open for Champions In Motion Cheer for Children 4-16 years of age ...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Marietta Museum of History Continues History Loves Company Virtual Programming

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January 21, 2021

CONTACT: Amy Reed

770.794.5719

areed@mariettaga.gov

MARIETTA - The Marietta Museum of History is proud to present History Loves Company, a weekly Facebook Live program. Each month, Curator Amy Reed and Collections Manager Ch...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: January 21, 2021

City Council to Meet January 26, 2021

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Tuesday, January 26, 2021 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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2021 News Archive
Posted on: January 19, 2021

Marietta Parks and Rec Now Offering We Ball Basketball Training

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January 19, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Marietta Parks, Recreation & Facilities is proud to announce that registration is now open for We Ball Basketball Training, for children, ages 4 - ...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: January 13, 2021

City Offices Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

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City of Marietta Administrative Offices will be closed Monday, January 18.  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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2021 News Archive
Posted on: January 12, 2021

William Root House & Cobb Landmarks Launches "Root House TV"

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January 12, 2021

CONTACT: Trevor Beemon

Executive Director

tbeemon@cobblandmarks.com

678.594.4994

MARIETTA - As part of a new educational initiative at the William Root House Museum & Garden, Cobb Landmarks is partnering with historians, local businesses o...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: January 11, 2021

Pop-In at the Marietta Museum of History: Board Games & Puzzles

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January 11, 2021

CONTACT: Anna Monroe

770.794.5710

AMonroe@mariettaga.gov

MARIETTA - The Marietta Museum of History will be hosting its monthly Pop-In event on Saturday, January 23rd from 10:30am-3:30pm. Pop-In’s provide children and their families the opport...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: January 7, 2021

City Council to Meet January 11th and January 13th

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

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: January 7, 2021

Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center Now Offering Martial Arts Classes

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January 7, 2021

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center is pleased to announce that it is now offering Nexus Kenpo Martial Arts at the facility and classes are now av...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: January 6, 2021

Marietta Cobb Museum of Art to Host Two New Exhibitions

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January 6, 2020

CONTACT: Bobbi VanHorn

Bobbi@marietacobbartmuseum.org

MARIETTA - Marietta Cobb Museum of Art is excited to announce the opening of two new exhibitions on January 9, 2021. MCMA will be open from 11 am until 4 pm.  

Melissa Hunang: Anot...

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2021 News Archive
Posted on: January 4, 2021

Apply Now to Become a Marietta Firefighter

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January 4, 2021

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 February 10, 2021.

The Marietta Fi...

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2021 News Archive