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Posted on: April 15, 2021

Book Sale at the Marietta Museum of History

Book Sale Flyer

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.

Meetings

  • Public invited to attend ...
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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 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

 root house daytime

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 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 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 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 1, 2021

Marietta City Employees Honored for Service

CITY HALL SPRING

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 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 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 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

parents night out

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

CITY HALL SPRING

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"

root house TV

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