The City Planning Department spearheaded the creation of the City of Marion’s comprehensive plan, “Marion 2030” which was a collaborative project involving the neighborhood associations lasting approximately two years, and was officially adopted by the Common Council in May of 2010. In 2014, an addendum was adopted which focuses on Central Marion. These documents are attached at the bottom of the page.
Next Level Trails
Groundwork for Growth
This plan (attached below) is a design guide developed by Marion Design Co., and is subject to change in accordance with the City of Marion Municipal Code of Ordinances. To ensure this book is continually relevant and applicable, it must be reviewed every five years by Marion Design Co. or the members of the Marion Common Council. This book was last updated November 2023 by Marion Design Co.
‘Riverside’ Park Working Plans
Plans are developing for ‘Riverside’ Park, a project stemming from both previous concepts and subsequent ideas from citizens for downtown greenspaces and recreation along the Mississinewa River.
A link to provide your ideas and feedback is found here: https://forms.gle/YBwLD8Wv8QENt6oS7, or if you have questions you may email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The most up-to-date working plans for ‘Riverside’ Park are as follows: