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Posted on: February 22, 2024

Marietta Fire Department Honors Public Servants at Annual Awards Ceremony

fire

February 22, 2024

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - On Friday, February 17, 2024, the Marietta Fire Department held its annual awards ceremony to recognize the hard work and dedication of some of our mo...

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Posted on: February 21, 2024

Root House Museum Presents Lecture on Civil War Soldier Photography

root house

February 21, 2024

CONTACT: Trevor Beemon

Executive Director

678-594-4994

tbeemon@cobblandmarks.com

MARIETTA - Historian and collector Chad Carlson will present a lecture about Civil War soldier photography at the William Root House on March 16th at 6pm. Carlso...

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Posted on: February 20, 2024

City Council to Meet February 27

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Tuesday, February 27, 2024 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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Posted on: February 19, 2024

Apply Now to Become a Marietta Firefighter

MFD recruit

June 13, 2023

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The Marietta Fire Department is pleased to announce that its recruiting process is now open for people to apply to join the department.

The Marietta Fire D...

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Posted on: February 15, 2024

Registration Now Available for Marietta’s 2024 Citizens’ Government Academy

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February 15, 2024

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta is pleased to announce that registration is now available for the City’s 2024 Citizens’ Government Academy. This FREE seven-week ...

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Posted on: February 14, 2024

Treat your favorite Valentine to ‘What the World Needs Now’ with GSO Jazz! at the Strand

GSO 1

February 14, 2024

CONTACT: Suzanne Tucker 

Executive Director

Phone: 770-615-2908

Email: stucker@georgiasymphony.org

MARIETTA - The Georgia Symphony’s GSO Jazz! combo is performing ‘What the World Needs Now’ at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2024, at th...

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Posted on: February 13, 2024

Check out Movies at The Strand: Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves!

the-strand-tickets

February 13, 2024

CONTACT: Manda Costoulas

Operations Director

Earl and Rachel Smith Strand Theatre

770.293.0080

strandmarietta.org

MARIETTA - The Strand Theatre is pleased to show Dungeons & Dragons:  Honor Among Thieves as fun tie in event to the...

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Posted on: February 12, 2024

Marietta Parks & Recreation to Host Board Game Day on March 30th

board game event

February 12, 2024

CONTACT: Courtney Bell

Leader of Special Events

cbell@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5604

MARIETTA – Marietta Parks, Recreation & Facilities is proud to host a new event called Board Game Day Marietta on Saturday, March 30, 2024, from 1...

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Posted on: February 8, 2024

Marietta Parks & Recreation to Host Bunny Brunch at Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center

bunny brunch

February 8, 2024

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5508

MARIETTA – The Marietta Parks & Recreation Department is pleased to announce that the Bunny Brunch is back and will occur on Saturday, March 23, 2024, at 10am...

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Posted on: February 7, 2024

City Council to Meet February 12 and February 14

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

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Posted on: February 6, 2024

Marietta History Center Invites Families to Monthly Pop-In Event Celebrating Black History

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February 5, 2024

CONTACT: Anna Monroe

AMonroe@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5710

MARIETTA - The Marietta History Center is delighted to announce its upcoming monthly Pop-In for Family Fun event, scheduled for Saturday, February 17th, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. As a r...

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Posted on: February 5, 2024

Marietta Tree Keepers Holds “Free Trees” Event

nov 23 treekeepers

February 5, 2024

CONTACT: Holly Walquist 

770.424.4664

What:    Marietta Tree Keepers: “Free Trees”

When:    Saturday, February 10, 2024 from 9-12noon

Where:    Farmers M...

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Posted on: February 1, 2024

Applications Now Available for 46th Annual May-retta Daze Performing Artists

2024 musicians call for may-retta daze

February 1, 2024

CONTACT: Emily Zillweger

Special Events Coordinator

ezillweger@mariettaga.gov 

770.794.5606

MARIETTA – The Marietta Parks and Recreation Department would like to invite musicians to apply to perform in the 46th Annual May-retta Daze A...

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Posted on: January 31, 2024

Volunteers Needed to Plant Trees at City Club/Hilton

nov 23 treekeepers

January 31, 2024

CONTACT: Holly Walquist  

770.424.4664

What:    February Tree Planting Event

When:    Saturday, February 17, 2024  

      9:00am Sign-i...

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Posted on: January 30, 2024

Marietta History Center Celebrates Black History Month with Special Exhibits and Free Admission Day

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January 30, 2024

CONTACT: Amy Reed

770-794-5710

areed@mariettaga.gov

MARIETTA – In celebration of Black History Month, the Marietta History Center invites the community to explore its exhibits and galleries throughout the month of February. Visitors are encou...

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Posted on: January 29, 2024

City to Hold Public Meeting for Traffic Calming Options for Longstreet, Colston & Hampton Drive Area

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January 29, 2024

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - The City of Marietta will hold a Public Information Meeting, on Thursday, February 8th, 2024, at 6 PM at the Transportation Office located at 268 Lawre...

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Posted on: January 25, 2024

Marietta Cobb Museum of Art Hosts Art of The Cocktail on February 9, 2024

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January 25, 2024

CONTACT: Bobbi VanHorn  

bobbivanhorn@mariettacobbartmuseum.org

MARIETTA - Join the Marietta Cobb Museum of Art on Friday, February 9, 2024 for the first Art of the Cocktail of 2024. Guests will enjoy two exhibitions: Georgia Photog...

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Posted on: January 24, 2024

City Council to Meet January 30

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MARIETTA - Marietta City Council will meet for committee meetings Tuesday, January 30, 2024 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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Posted on: January 23, 2024

MEDIA ADVISORY: Councilman Andre L. Sims to Hold Town Hall Meeting on January 31, 2024

SIMS

January 23, 2024

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Councilman Andre L. Sims (Ward 6) will hold a Town Hall Meeting on Wednesday, January 31, 2024, at Lockheed Elementary School located at 1205 Merritt R...

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Posted on: January 22, 2024

Utilize City's E-Check System at No Cost

finance

January 22, 2024

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - In light of reports of mail theft we would like to remind our taxpayers and business owners that when making payments to the City, they can utilize the...

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Posted on: January 19, 2024

Cobb/Marietta Water Authority Issues Boiled Water Advisory

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January 19, 2024

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

BOIL WATER ADVISORY LIFTED - Saturday, January 20, 2024

MARIETTA - Marietta Water is issuing a boil water advisory due to a Cobb/Marietta Water Authority water mai...

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Posted on: January 18, 2024

Marietta Parks & Recreation to Host 2nd Annual Marietta the Gathering Event on the Square

the gathering

January 18, 2024

CONTACT: Emily Zillweger

Special Events Coordinator

ezillweger@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5606

MARIETTA - Marietta Parks, Recreation & Facilities is proud to announce Marietta the Gathering, a festival held each March in Glover Park on the His...

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Posted on: January 17, 2024

Keep Marietta Beautiful to Hold Shredding Event on Saturday, March 9, 2024

shredding 2024

January 17, 2024

CONTACT: Maggi Moss

Community Engagement Supervisor 

mmoss@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5609

MARIETTA – On Saturday, March 9, 2024, the City of Marietta and Keep Marietta Beautiful will hold a shredding event from 9am-12pm at Elizabeth Port...

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Posted on: January 16, 2024

Registration Now Available for the 8th Annual Marietta Shamrock Shuffle on Saturday, March 16

Gold Logo 2024 PAL run

Tuesday, January 16, 2024

CONTACT: Daneea Badio-McCray

Marietta PAL Executive Director

dbadio@mariettaga.gov

404-747-4095

MARIETTA - In addition to the Marietta Shamrock Shuffle 5K being a fun St. Patrick’s Day themed, Peachtree Road Race Qualifier, this March...

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Posted on: January 15, 2024

City Government to Open at 9am on Tuesday, January 16th Due to Winter Weather

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January 15, 2024

MARIETTA - Due to the Winter Weather Advisory and the potential for hazardous travel conditions, Marietta City Hall and Marietta Municipal Court will DELAY opening on Tuesday, January 16 to 10am. 

Please follow us on social media o...

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Posted on: January 10, 2024

MEDIA ADVISORY: Councilman M. Carlyle Kent to Hold Town Hall Meeting on February 8, 2024

Kent 05 KEEPER

January 10, 2024

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov

770.794.5509

MARIETTA – Councilman M. Carlyle Kent (Ward 5) will hold a Town Hall Meeting on Thursday, February 8, 2024, at Marietta Fire Station 51 located at 112 Haynes Stre...

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Posted on: January 9, 2024

City Offices Closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

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City of Marietta Administrative Offices will be closed Monday, January 15 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Police, fire and other services essential for public safety and health will remain open. 

Marietta Power and Water administrati...

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Posted on: January 8, 2024

Volunteers Needed to Maintain Trees at Elizabeth Porter

2023 treekeepers

January 8, 2024

CONTACT: Holly Walquist 

770.424.4664

What:    Marietta Tree Keepers Maintaining Trees

When:    Saturday, January 13, 2024

     9:30am Sign-in an...

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Posted on: January 4, 2024

City Council to Meet January 8 and January 10

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

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Posted on: January 4, 2024

Marietta Cobb Museum of Art Presents First Juried Exhibition of Photography

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January 4, 2024

CONTACT: Bobbi VanHorn

bobbi@mariettacobbartmuseum.org

MARIETTA - The Marietta Cobb Museum of Art presents its first juried exhibition of photography. This exhibition focuses solely on photographers within the state of Georgia.  This...

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Posted on: January 3, 2024

Marietta Parks & Rec Offers Mama + Me Stroller Strength Classes

stroller strenght class

January 4, 2023

CONTACT: Lindsey Wiles

Communications Manager

lwiles@mariettaga.gov 

770.794.5509

MARIETTA - Mamas with littles still in a stroller, now is the time to prioritize your health. Make sure to register now for Marietta Parks, Recreation &a...

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