City of Marion

Meeting Schedule

City Council Meetings are held on the first and third Tuesday of the month. Only one Council Meeting is held in July, on the third Tuesday of the month, and in December, on the first Tuesday of the month. Meetings are held at 6:00 p.m. in the City Council Chamber in City Hall, located at 194 North Main Street in Marion. Special meetings are periodically held and are advertised in accordance with State law.

Click here for notices of special or rescheduled meetings or visit the Public Notices section on the front page of this website.

For more information, please contact Bob Boyette, Marion City Manager, at (828)652-3551.

Meetings of the Planning Board, Board of Adjustment and Historic Preservation Commission are held on the first Thursday of each month at 6:00 p.m. in the City Council Chamber in City Hall, located at 194 North Main Street in Marion.

For more information, please contact Heather Cotton, Planning and Development Director, at (828)652-3551.

Tree Board meetings are held on the third Friday at 11:30 a.m. in the months of February, May, August and November at Countryside Barbeque located at 2070 Rutherford Road in Marion.

For more information, please contact Debi Sherlin, Administrative Assistant to the City Manager, at (828)652-3551.

Other committee meetings of City Council are scheduled periodically when matters are referred to the appropriate committee by City Council.

The City of Marion, McDowell County and McDowell County Schools hold a Joint Utility Committee meeting each month on the third Thursday at 3:00 p.m. at City Hall, located at 194 North Main Street in Marion.