PLEASE NO BURNING OF LEAVES, GRASS AND LIMBS ON WEST MAIN FROM WOOD STREET TO CEDAR STREET.  THE DEBRIS IS CLOGGING UP THE DRAINS WHEN IT RAINS AND WASHES IT DOWN.  THANK YOU FOR YOUR HELP WITH THIS MATTER.

Upcoming Events

Maroa City Sales Maps 

There will be a list of sales again this year. If you would like your rummage sale information on the list, please submit to Diane at City Hall or email to dedwardscityclerk@frontier.com. There will be a $2, per listing, charge.

Maroa City Sales - Individual sale times may vary 

May 10th 4 pm - 8 pm

 May 11th 8 am - 5 pm

May 12th 8 am - Noon

Maroa Post Office Food Drive

The Maroa Post Office will be having their annual food drive on Saturday, May 12, 2018.  You may leave your non-perishable food items by your mailbox for the carrier to pick up or you may take it to the post office. 

Rabies Clinic - City Hall Gym

Saturday, May 12th from 1 pm - 3 pm. Come to the gym doors in back of City Hall.

Clothing Giveaway - Forsyth United Methodist Church

Saturday, May 12th, 8:30-11:30 a.m. Donations of clean, lightly worn spring and summer clothing may be brought to the church Sunday, April 22 through Sunday, May 6 and placed in the box at the back entrance to the church. For pickup, call 877-1441 or 433-5396.

Maroa City Clean Up 

Saturday, May 19th. Please have items to the curb by 5 am.

Maroa Summer Park Program

It's almost that time again.  Get ready for a summer filled with fun, activities and field trips.  

Sign up May 21, 2018 from 4 pm - 6 pm at the Maroa Public Library.

The park program will run from May 29, 2018 - July 20, 2018

Tentative field trips this year will be to Miller Park Zoo/Sprinkler park, Clintonia Eagle Theater, Knockerball in Forsyth, Fairview Aquatic Center in Normal, and SkyZone in Springfield.

Liberty Festival

June 29, 2018 - 7:30 pm

Dodgeball tournament.  Teams of 5.  Cost is $25 per team.  For more information go to www.maroayouthleague.org/Liberty-Fest/ 

June 30, 2018 

Parade, vendor fair, ball games all day, food, games, Knockerball plus much more.  For more information go to http://www.maroayouthleague.org/Liberty-Fest/

Liberty Festival - Car, Truck & Tractor Show 

June 30, 2018

Link to "car-show.jpg"

Parade line up at high school parking lot at 9 am, parade starts at 10 am.  Car show starts after parade.  All show participants are welcome to be in the parade.

Liberty Festival - Maroa Christian Church Events

June 30, 2018

Cinnamon rolls wil be for sale starting at 9 am.  They will be sold on a first come, first serve basis.  No preorders will be taken.

Cake walk will begin at 3 pm on the south side of the church.  Indoors if inclement weather.  Donations of cakes and cookies are welcome.

Water Shut off months

Shut off for non-payment of water bills is the 4th Tuesday of the months of January, March, May, July, September, and November. 

Golf Cart Information

Effective April 1, 2014 - No Golf Cart may be operated in the City of Maroa unless it displays a current Permit.  Permits are issued annually and extend from April 1 to March 31 of the next succeeding year. The yearly cost of the permit shall be $25.00.  Prior to being issued a permit, each Golf Cart shall undergo an inspection and must meet each and every item on the inspection checklist prior to being issued a permit. Ordinance 08/26/2013-1. See the Police Tab for more information.

No dumping allowed

Effective Immediately - There is no dumping allowed by the Sewer Plant.  The City allows for burning so you may burn yard waste in your yards. Thank You.

Maroa Fire Department

The Maroa Fire Department will be hosting various recruitment open houses for potential new members. Contact Tony Norton 217-519-1656, Matt Norton 217-454-1982, or Jamie Zombro 217-520-4346 for more information or follow them on Facebook for the latest details.

The Maroa Fire Department is NOT manned 24/7.  If you have a fire emergency, please call 9-1-1.

Seniors

A MATTER OF BALANCE

Location: Maroa Public Library

Dates: April 3rd-April 27th  ( Will meet Tuesdays and Fridays, twice a week for 4 weeks)

Time: 9:30am-11:30am

Cost: We ask for a $20 Donation

To register: To register please call  Marina Neufeld at 217.428.0013 Last day to register is Wednesday, March 28th 2017.

Class size is limited, so call today!

A Matter of balance is a program that can help reduce the fear of falling and increase the activity levels of older adults who have concerns about falling. This is an evidence-based program that utilizes volunteer coaches to teach eight-two hour classes. Participants will learn to view falls and fear of     falling as controllable, set realistic goals for increasing activity and promote exercise to increase strength and balance. A Matter of balance is for older adults who have concerns about falls, have sustained a fall in the past,     restrict activities because of concerns about falling, are interested in improving flexibility, balance and strength.

SENIOR FREEZE - April 25, 2018 at the Maroa Township Building  Link to "SeniorFreeze2018.pdf"

City of Maroa Map - click link

2018 CITY COUNCIL MEETING DATES CLICK LINK

2017 CITY COUNCIL MEETING DATES CLICK LINK 

Car, Bike and Tractor Show

Event Date: June 30, 2018 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

June 30, 2018 - Car, bike, and tractor show.  Starting immediately following the parade on Main Street near the ball diamonds. 

Liberty Festival

Event Date: June 30, 2018 10:00 am - 11:00 pm

Line up starts at 9 am at Maroa Forsyth HIgh School Parking lot.  The parade starts at 10 am.  Activities all day long.  The fun ends with fireworks at dusk.

Liberty Festival

Event Date: June 29, 2018 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Maroa Liberty Festival begins with the 1st annual Maroa Liberty Festival Dodgeball Tournament, 7 pm at Maroa City Hall.  Teams of 5, $25 per team.  Cash payout & trophy.  Entry forms must be turned in by June 22, 2018.  Come out and join the fun.

Spring Clean Up

Event Date: May 19, 2018 5:00 am

Please have items to the curb by 5 am.  Please limit the bags to no more than 50 pounds each.

Maroa City Sales

Event Date: May 12, 2018 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Maroa City Sales.  Individual times may vary.

Rabies Clinic

Event Date: May 12, 2018 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Will be held at City Hall in the back at the gym doors.

Maroa City Sales

Event Date: May 11, 2018 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Maroa City Sales.  Individual times may vary.

Maroa City Sales

Event Date: May 10, 2018 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Maroa City Sales.  Individual times may vary.

Senior Freeze

Event Date: April 25, 2018 9:00 am - 11:30 am

Maroa Township Building

109 N Walnut Street

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Advisories

PLEASE DO NOT DEPOSIT CASH IN THE DROP BOX. THANK YOU!!
*** THE CITY COUNCIL MEETINGS ARE ALWAYS ON THE FOURTH MONDAY OF EACH MONTH UNLESS THERE IS A HOLIDAY OR A SPECIAL MEETING IS CALLED. THE MEETINGS BEGIN AT 7 PM. UNDER THE COMMUNITY NEWS TAB THERE IS A LINK TO THE DATES AS WELL. THANK YOU, DIANE EDWARDS, MAROA CITY CLERK***
Maroa City Sales - May 10 - 4 pm - 8 pm, May 11 - 8 am - 5 pm, May 12 - 8 am - 12 pm. Individual sale times may vary.
May 19, 2018 - Maroa City Clean Up. Please have your items to the curb by 5 am.
If you would like to receive your water bill by email each month, please let us know. You may call 217-794-2206 or email dedwardscityclerk@frontier.com