1. Spring Hydrant Flushing

    Spring Hydrant Flushing will begin Sunday May 6th and continue through Friday May 11th. Read on...
  2. City Council Adopts Five-Year Parks and Recreation Plan

    The new plan ensures the City's continued eligibility for parks and recreation grants. Read on...
  3. 2017 Annual Report Available

    The City of Marlette's 2017 Annual Report is available for download. Read on...
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  1. Employment Opportunity
    City Manager


    The City of Marlette located in Michigan's Thumb region is seeking a new full-time City Manager. Marlette is a full-service city with ten full-time employees serving 1,875 residents and an active business community within one square mile. The city operates under a Council-Manager form of government and has an overall budget of just over $3.0 million.  The stable seven-member council is committed to working with an energetic, innovative leader to continue moving the city forward. Marlette offers a great career opportunity for a community-minded public administrator who wishes to be involved in every aspect of the business while setting a course for the future.

    To be a qualified applicant, respondents are expected to have a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Administration, Business Administration, Finance or an appropriately related field; and compiled a suitable number of years of experience in municipal government service to prove responsibility for projects, programs, and/or departments. Wide-ranging knowledge such as provided by positions like village manager, city manager, assistant manager, or assistant to the manager will be considered a plus. Appropriate combinations of education and professional governmental experience including internships and training will be considered.

    Click here for for a detailed profile of the community and the position.

    Deadline to apply: Close of business on Monday, May 21, 2018

    To apply, please submit resume, cover letter, salary history, and five professional references to:

    City of Marlette
    Attn: City Manager Search
    6436 Morris Street
    Marlette, MI 48453

    Applicants may also submit electronically to mlentz@cityofmarlette.com with subject line: City Manager Search.

    Ordinance Publications

     Ordinance #16-2017: This ordinance amends the zoning map to rezone parcel ID# 330-100-018-003-00 from Restricted Office (RO) to Commercial (C). Click here to view.

    The City of Marlette hosted a community forum as part of the Michigan State University Extension's "First Impressions" program in September 2017.  The presentation and report from the forum can be viewed by clicking the document title:
    First Impressions Summary Report
    First Impressions Community Forum Presentation

    Click the links below to view documents:
    2017 City Of Marlette Annual Drinking Water Quality Report