The Marquette City Commission work session scheduled for Monday, May 9 at 5:15 p.m. in City Hall Room 103, regarding the Strategic Plan, has been canceled. The meeting has not been rescheduled at this time.
Marquette City Manager Mike Angeli will hold his next community office hours on Wednesday, May 11, from 10 a.m. to noon in the main floor conference room of the Peter White Public Library. The meeting is intended to provide an informal opportunity to discuss issues within the community, and to give citizens the opportunity for direct dialogue with City staff about interests and concerns.
In May of 2015, the Marquette Senior Center received a $26,000 grant from the Michigan Recreation and Parks Association to assist seniors 55 and over in the Marquette Senior Center service area to “sample” and explore the outdoor offerings and venues the city has to offer. This unique program has been aptly named the Silver Sampler.
To learn more about the free programs being offered, click here.
On Saturday, May 7, beginning at 8 a.m. and continuing through 1 p.m., the Upper Michigan Brain Tumor Center will be hosting the 9th annual Hope Starts Here Challenge. Events will include 5k, 10k and half marathon runs, a duathlon and a family-friendly walk and bike ride on the multi-use path.