Ani­mal Care & Control Description

Ani­mal Care & Con­trol pro­vides a safe and healthy envi­ron­ment for stray ani­mals until they are returned to own­ers or adopted.

Build­ing Department Description

The Build­ing Depart­ment admin­is­ters and enforces all local ordi­nances and codes as it per­tains to struc­tures with­in the city limits.

City Clerk & Court Description

Find infor­ma­tion here about the Mar­i­on Clerk’s Office as well as City Court infor­ma­tion and resources.

City Devel­op­ment Description

The City Devel­op­ment Depart­ment pro­vides oppor­tu­ni­ties and ser­vices to res­i­dents by aid­ing in busi­ness expan­sion and reten­tion while recruit­ing new indus­tries, and work­ing with the com­mu­ni­ty to build over­all qual­i­ty of life to attract new residents.

City Hall Build­ing & Grounds Description

The Build­ing & Grounds Depart­ment is respon­si­ble for the upkeep of the facil­i­ty oper­a­tion and grounds of the Mar­i­on Munic­i­pal Building.

City Plan­ning Description

The City Plan­ning Depart­ment is respon­si­ble for orig­i­nat­ing per­mit­ting for devel­op­ment as well as sig­nage, vari­ances, zon­ing man­age­ment and more.

City­wide Maintenance Description

The City­wide Main­te­nance Depart­ment (Street Dept.) works tire­less­ly to per­pet­u­ate the community’s attrac­tive appear­ance while improv­ing safe­ty and sustainability.

Code Enforce­ment Description

The Code Enforce­ment Depart­ment exists to pro­vide prop­er enforce­ment of ordi­nances to pro­mote and main­tain a healthy, safe, and desir­able qual­i­ty of life for its citizens.

Con­troller Description

The Controller’s Office pro­vides finan­cial data to local offi­cials, the State Board of Accounts, and our con­stituents, while iden­ti­fy­ing ways to enhance oper­a­tions to achieve finan­cial stability.

Engi­neer­ing & Traffic Description

The Engi­neer­ing & Traf­fic Depart­ment pro­vides effi­cient and cost-effec­tive engi­neer­ing ser­vices to the cit­i­zens as well as oth­er divi­sions and depart­ments of the City.

Fire Description

The Mar­i­on Fire Depart­ment is a non-trans­port career fire depart­ment pro­vid­ing Basic Life Sup­port ser­vices to a 29 square-mile area while pro­vid­ing mutu­al aid to oth­er cities and counties.

Human Resources Description

The Human Resources Depart­ment is respon­si­ble for per­son­nel sourc­ing and hir­ing, appli­cant track­ing, skill devel­op­ment and track­ing, ben­e­fits admin­is­tra­tion and com­pli­ance with asso­ci­at­ed gov­ern­ment regulations.

Infor­ma­tion Technology Description

The IT Depart­ment is respon­si­ble for the trans­mis­sion and stor­age of infor­ma­tion, includ­ing the devel­op­ment, instal­la­tion, imple­men­ta­tion, and man­age­ment of com­put­er sys­tems for the depart­ments of our munic­i­pal buildings.

May­or’s Office Description

This sec­tion pro­vides infor­ma­tion about our May­or, Chief of Staff, as well as our Legal staff.

Parks & Recreation Description

The Parks & Recre­ation Depart­ment offers 15 pub­lic parks includ­ing the Gar­dens of Mat­ter Park and the Splash House, while offer­ing a mul­ti­tude of activ­i­ties and programs.

Police Description

The Mar­i­on Police Depart­ment works around the clock to pro­vide the safest pos­si­ble envi­ron­ment for our com­mu­ni­ty in efforts to reduce crime and increase safety.

Trans­porta­tion Description

The Trans­porta­tion Depart­ment offers an exem­plary free tran­sit sys­tem pro­vid­ing con­ve­nience, safe­ty, and com­fort­able ser­vice to its patrons.