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Marvin Ridge HS Listed as Top Local High School 

Posted by Melody Tuesday, April 25, 2017 9:41:00 AM

Three neighborhood high schools in the Charlotte region made U.S. News & World Report’s list of the 500 best high schools in America, with Marvin Ridge High topping the local rating. Marvin Ridge moved up from 505th place in 2016 to 275th in 2017.  

The magazine’s annual report rated more than 22,000 public high schools based on state exam performance, graduation rates and participation and performance on Advanced Placement tests. The top 500 earned gold medal status.

Congratulations to the Administration, Faculty and Students at Marvin Ridge!

Click here to read the Charlotte Observer story.

Click here to view the US News report.

Position Opening - Village Clerk 

Posted by Melody Monday, April 24, 2017 3:28:00 PM

The Village of Marvin is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Clerk.  The Clerk position reports to the Administrator and Village Council.  The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, as well as strong organizational and leadership skills. He or she must possess a comprehensive knowledge of municipal legislative processes, knowledge of laws related to open meetings, open records and records retention, ability to utilize technology to update various portions of the Village’s websites relative to posting meeting agendas and minutes, and the ability to interpret Statutes and Village ordinances.  The successful candidate will also be responsible for duties including, but not limited to, attending and preparing minutes for all meetings of Village Council and Planning Board, preparing agendas and meeting packets, conducting an annual update of the Village’s Codified Ordinances, and other projects as assigned by the Administrator or Village Council. The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university.  The position is full-time with benefits.  The salary range is $45,000-$55,000, DOQ.  Submit cover letter and resume to the Village Administrator, 10004 New Town Rd., Marvin, NC 28173 or email Robyn Stuber. Position is open until filled. EOE.

Click here for an application.

 

Spring Movie Night 

Posted by Melody Tuesday, April 18, 2017 2:35:00 PM

The Village of Marvin invites you to enjoy a movie night under the stars! On Friday, May 5, we will feature the Disney movie “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”.  The fun begins at 6 p.m., with the movie starting at dusk. The event is free and open to the public.

We are celebrating the Park’s 5 Year Anniversary and hosting a Land Use Plan community meeting at the same time.  We’ll have an Anniversary cake and popcorn for the movie!

Plan to arrive early for activities, walk the trails and enjoy the evening.  Wear your Star Wars costumes! Prizes will be awarded for the best costumes!

Bring a picnic dinner and don’t forget your blankets, flashlights, bug spray and chairs!

Cane Creek Park Disc Golf Course - Grand Opening 

Posted by Melody Tuesday, April 11, 2017 9:36:00 AM

Cane Creek Park is hosting the Grand Opening of the new Disc Golf Course on Saturday, April 22 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. The first 100 people signed-in will receive a FREE Innova Disc.  Free hot dogs and drinks on hole 8. Prizes will be raffled.

Click here to view the flier and for a coupon to gain FREE ENTRANCE into Cane Creek Park for the day.

Cane Creek park is located at:  5213 Harkey Rd, Waxhaw, NC 28173

Phone: (704) 843-3919

Website
 

NCDOT Repaving Project - Update! 

Posted by Melody Monday, April 3, 2017 1:49:00 PM

Revised:  

NCDOT reports that the paving contractor for Marvin School Road and Waxhaw Marvin Road was not be able to mobilize today nor would they be able to complete the work by Thursday.  They are now planning to do this work when school lets out for the summer. 

 

 

Village to Host a Community Meeting for Land Use Plan Input 

Posted by Melody Wednesday, March 29, 2017 3:38:00 PM

The Village of Marvin will be hosting a community meeting on Wednesday, April 5 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Village Hall to review Land Use Plan goals and maps and to solicit suggestions, insight and concerns from residents.    We hope you can join us to discuss your thoughts for the Village of Marvin's future growth.

Click here to view the invitation. 

Please call the Village Hall with any questions.

Phones and Internet are Working Again (3/20/17) 

Posted by Melody Monday, March 20, 2017 11:27:00 AM

Windstream has confirmed that the issue with Village phones and internet service have been repaired.  We are back up and running.  We apologize for the inconvenience!

 

Earlier Post:  Phone and Internet service are out at Village Hall.  Windstream is working on the issue and we hope to be back up as soon as possible.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

 

Village Council Calls for Public Hearing for Charter Amendment 

Posted by Melody Thursday, March 16, 2017 3:21:00 PM

Please take notice that the Marvin Village Council will hold a public hearing on Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 5 p.m. at Village Hall (10004 New Town Rd.) concerning a proposed ordinance amending the Village Charter as set forth in Chapter 879 of the 1969 Session Laws of North Carolina, as amended, to change the term of office for the Mayor from a four-year term to a two-year term, effective with the regular municipal election of 2017.  Following the public hearing, the Council will consider adoption of the Ordinance at its regular meeting on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 5 p.m.

 

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 Calls for Public Hearings 

Posted by Melody Thursday, March 16, 2017 3:19:00 PM

Please take notice that the Marvin Village Council has called for public hearings to be held Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 5 p.m. at Village Hall (10004 New Town Rd.) for the purpose of receiving public comment on the following:

  1. Proposed Text Amendments to Chapter 93 Trees, §151.015 Definitions and §151.080(B) Permitted Uses
  2. Proposed Text Amendments to Chapter 151, Sections 151.140-151.152 Signs
  3. Voluntary Annexation of Parcels 06-210-038 (Beechwood), 06-156-069, 06-156-098, 06-156-104, 06-156-111, 06-156-203, 06-156-236, 06-156-244, 06-156-302, 06-156-335 (Weddington Chase), and 06-186-135 (Willow Oak)
  4. Temporary Use Permit #17-11853 for a Juvenile Diabetes Fundraiser to be held April 23, 2017 from noon-5 p.m. at Marvin Efird Park
  5. Temporary Use Permit #17-11841 for the Village of Marvin Spring Movie Night to be held Friday, May 5 from 6:30-10:30 p.m. at Marvin Efird Park

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 by calling the Village Hall at (704) 843-1680.  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.

 

Council Meeting to Move to Fellowship Hall 

Posted by Melody Tuesday, March 14, 2017 12:11:00 PM

The Village Council will hold the regular March 14 meeting at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will be called to order at the Village Hall, then immediately recessed to Banks Fellowship Hall.  If planning to attend this meeting, go directly to the Fellowship Hall.

Call the Village Hall with any questions.

 

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