Programs & Services
“Champion of the Month”
The City of Marion showcases individuals who display exceptional servant leadership and/or extraordinary achievement in the community. Anyone may share a story of a Champion through our homepage. We intake stories and recommendations, and announce the “Champion of the Month”.
Highlights great work or display of exceptional character by an individual or group of City of Marion employees. The Employee Spotlight is announced in order of receipt from the employees’ direct supervisor.
We feature an outstanding Marion business each month in collaboration with the Grant County Economic Growth Council, the Marion-Grant County Chamber of Commerce, and Main Street Marion.
“Talk of Marion”
Educates the community by featuring a rotation of City leaders on the popular morning radio program, “Good Morning Grant County,” on AM 1400 WBAT the 4th Tuesday of each month from 8:10 – 8:25am.
City Branding Project
A partnership with Marion Design Co. of Indiana Wesleyan University where students, professors, and volunteers devoted time and resources to develop a strong new identity and brand for the City of Marion based off of extensive research, community collaboration, and creative design, all while learning and advancing the university’s educational menu.
A partnership with Indiana Wesleyan University’s Marion Design Co. where students, professors, and volunteers worked closely with City of Marion leaders to design and develop a clean and robust website, providing an attractive, reliable, and resourceful online hub of information.
Community Job Fair
A collaboration with Ivy Tech, Via Credit Union, and others to provide an annual job fair inviting bringing together area hiring employers and job seekers, while providing educational resources and opportunities.
Other Programs & Services
Website content management; media releases and public information; social media initiatives and management; other marketing & public relations efforts