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Election Day is November 3! 

Posted by Melody Monday, November 2, 2015 12:15:00 PM

November 3 is Election Day!  Don't forget to vote!  Marvin residents have the opportunity to vote for 3 seats on the Council - the Mayor and 2 Council Members. Click here to view a sample ballot.

There are 3 polling stations for Marvin residents - Marvin Elementary School, Sandy Ridge Elementary School and Kensington Elementary School.  Click here to determine your polling station.

Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Event 

Posted by Melody Friday, October 23, 2015 12:29:00 PM

Mark your calendars for the Annual Christmas Tree Lighting event at Marvin Efird Park.  There will be crafts and games for the kids, musical performances by local school choirs and instrumental groups and a visit from Santa!  The event takes place on Saturday, Dec. 12 from 4-6 p.m. and ends with the lighting of the tree!

There will be a collection box for 'Toys for Tots' at the event.  In addition, there will be a collection box at the Village Hall leading up to the event. 

2015 Monroe Air Show 

Posted by Melody Tuesday, October 20, 2015 1:16:00 PM

The 2015 Warbirds Over Monroe Air Show is scheduled for November 7 & 8 at the Monroe Executive Airport.  Tickets are $15 for adults, $5 for Veterans, $10 for youth (ages 12-18).  Children under 12 are admitted free of charge.

Visit Warbirds Over Monroe for additional information.  Click here to view the flier.

Village Council Calls for Public Hearings to be held November 10 

Posted by Melody Monday, October 19, 2015 1:14:00 PM

Please take notice that the Marvin Village Council has called for public hearings to be held Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. at Banks Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall for the purpose of receiving public comment on the following:

            1.   Proposed Text Amendments to Chapter 151.030 – Zoning Districts (Striking Items D-F)

2.   Proposed Text Amendments to Chapter 151.092 Conditional District (Combing all Commercial and Mixed Use Districts into this Section)

3.   Temporary Use Permit #15-11567 for the Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Event at Marvin Efird Park on Saturday, December 12 from 4-6 p.m.

The Village of Marvin reserves the right to make amendments to the proposed documents based on information received at the public hearing.  Citizens are invited to make written and oral comment.  All documents are available for inspection at the Village Hall during regular business hours.   

The Village of Marvin does not discriminate on the basis of disability.  If you need auxiliary aid or service or other accommodations in order to attend or fully participate at the public hearing, please contact the Village Clerk at (704) 843-1680 as far in advance as possible so that your request can be considered.

Village Council Commits to Road Improvements 

Posted by Melody Friday, October 16, 2015 1:05:00 PM

The Village Council adopted a Resolution of Commitment to Provide Twenty Percent of Estimated Construction Costs for Road Improvements to the Intersection of New Town and Marvin roads.   Click here to view RS-2015-10-01.

Marvin Efird Park Closes at 7 pm 

Posted by Melody Friday, October 9, 2015 3:04:00 PM

Beginning October 15, the Village of Marvin Efird Park will close at 7 p.m. All park guests must leave the park by this time.

The park continues to open at 8 a.m.

UC Christmas Bureau Opens 

Posted by Melody Friday, October 9, 2015 1:47:00 PM

The Union County Christmas Bureau opened on Monday, Oct. 5 to begin accepting applications from families that request assistance for the Christmas season. Applications will be taken until Nov. 21.

The Christmas Bureau requests that donations be made before Friday, Dec. 4, if possible. Groups or individuals may also assist by sponsoring families, gift trees or filling stockings for children. Monetary donations may be mailed to the Christmas Bureau at P. O. Box 489, Monroe, NC 28110. All donations are tax deductible.

Volunteers are also needed for various tasks during October through December. If you are able to help, contact the Christmas Bureau at 704-296-4312 or visit the Union County DSS page here.

Domestic Violence Awareness Month 

Posted by Melody Tuesday, October 6, 2015 3:04:00 PM

The Village Council has proclaimed the month of October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month in the Village of Marvin and urges citizens to support this observance.  The Council further urges citizens to increase their awareness and education of this destructive force which affects a large number of families in Union County and throughout the Nation.

Domestic Violence Awareness Month Proclamation

Village Council Special Meeting 

Posted by Lisa Monday, September 28, 2015 10:22:00 AM

Mayor Pro Tem Brian Beaty has called for a Special Meeting of the Village Council to be held Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 7:00 PM at Village Hall.  Click here for the notice.

Village Council Calls for Public Hearings 

Posted by Melody Friday, September 25, 2015 1:28:00 PM

PUBLIC NOTICE:

Please take notice that the Marvin Village Council has called for public hearings to be held Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. at Banks Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall for the purpose of receiving public comment on the following:

1.   Proposed Text Amendments to Chapter 96 Nuisance Ordinance (Addressing Tall Grass)

2.   Proposed Text Amendments to Chapter 151.080(D)(8) – Yard and Design Regulations, Chapter 151.081(K) – Principal Residential Structure and Chapter 151.922 (C)7 – Design Standards ICD  (Removing Architectural Material Requirements)

3.   Proposed Text Amendments to Chapter 151.251 (C) – Public Involvement Meetings (Reorganization of Current Language)

The Village of Marvin reserves the right to make amendments to the proposed documents based on information received at the public hearing.  Citizens are invited to make written and oral comment.  All documents are available for inspection at the Village Hall during regular business hours.   

The Village of Marvin does not discriminate on the basis of disability.  If you need auxiliary aid or service or other accommodations in order to attend or fully participate at the public hearing, please contact the Village Clerk at (704) 843-1680 as far in advance as possible so that your request can be considered.

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