Beginning at 1 p.m. and continuing through 11 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 29, Washington Street will be closed to motor vehicles between Front Street and Third Street for the Halloween Spectacle. No detour route will be provided. In the event of inclement weather, there will be a rain date of Sunday, Oct. 30.
The City Clerk’s office will not be selling pet licenses or off-leash area permits from Monday, Oct. 31 through Friday, Nov. 11, due to preparations and conduction of the Nov. 8 Presidential Election.
Please purchase your licenses and off-leash permits prior to Oct. 31 or after Nov. 11. Most local veterinarians also sell dog licenses, as does the Marquette County Clerk. To purchase a license, you will need proof that the animal has been vaccinated.
Traffic will be shifted on Wright Street in front of the Marquette Board of Light and Power offices between between 8 a.m. and 7 p.m. from Monday, Oct. 17 through Friday, Oct. 21 with westbound traffic shifted into the center lane.
The City of Marquette is announcing that all remaining annual flowers, plants and other temporary seasonal items must be removed from the Park Cemetery before Monday, Oct. 17. After Oct. 17, City crews will be winterizing the cemetery and will dispose of such items left at grave sites.
Early Tuesday morning, ArtPrize released dynamic lists of the Public Vote Top 25 and four Upper Peninsula Artists are currently in the running for top prizes in their respective categories - Russell Prather of Marquette, Martha Fieber of Manistique, Carl TerHaar of Cedarville and Tim Trombley of Chatham.
The City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center is proud to announce the 2016 Holiday Art Sale, held on Saturday, Nov. 19 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This sale will take place at the MACC, located in the lower level of the Peter White Public Library at 217 N. Front Street in Marquette.
The City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center announces the 2016 Halloween Spectacle. On Saturday, Oct. 29, an alchemy of pageantry, music, theater and dance will ignite the 100 Block of West Washington Street from 6 to 8 p.m. Community members will be able to walk through interactive performances fit for all ages and are encouraged to don their favorite costumes for the night. A special opening ceremony will take place at 6 p.m., with a closing ceremony at 7:45 p.m.