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

School Reminders

Remember that there is to be no cell phone usage is a school zone, it is the law.  Watch for kids crossing the street and remember that you are to stop for school buses that have their red flashers on and are loading or unloading.  Just put your phone down while you are in your car.  That text can wait, the life you save may be your own or your loved one.  No text is that important.

 

Fall City Sales

September 12 4 pm - 8 pm, September13 8 am - 5 pm, & September 14 8 am - 12 pm.  All individuale sale times will vary.

507 N Wood Street – Down the Alley – Guys come check this out -
Snow blade, riding mower parts, leaf blower, bicycle, misc. tools, fishing equipment and more misc. items

220 S Wood Street – Multi Family Sale – Located in the back yard – Women, men, boy & girl clothing, furniture, kitchen items, tools, baskets, vintage popcorn machine, shoes, & toys

501 N Maple Street – Multi Family Sale – Bar height table and chairs/furniture, 2 highchairs, children’s books & DVD’s, girl’s clothes/shoes – 18 months & size 8 – 10, Boys clothes – 2T/3T, 5/6 & 8/10, Women’s shoes 8 – 9, women’s clothes medium to 2XL

327 N Maple Street – Huge Porch/Driveway Sale – Thursday 8 am – 8 pm, Friday 8 am – 4 pm and Saturday 8 -? – Furniture, toys, knickknacks, Lots of good stuff!

229 W Jackson Street – Open Thursday & Friday only - Electric stove, dishwasher, old trunk, misc. household items

708 W Jackson Street – Thursday 12 pm – 5 pm & Friday 8 am – 5 pm – Tons of hand tools & power tools, camping equipment, luggage set, army gear & uniform – camo, yard & garden tools, paint supplies, lots of miscellaneous, weight set

317 N Locust Street – Holiday decorations, HP Printers & Photo screen, Antique easel chalk board, Rainbow sweeper, clothing, purses, & A LOT MORE!

317 N Walnut Street - Boy clothes, ladies size S - XL, dishes, home decor, Christmas decorations, etc

219 W Lincoln - Girls 3T, 4T, 7 -10, Boys 6 - 7, YL & YXL, Juniors S - M, Women's 16 - 20, XL - 2X, Mens AS & AM, Jeans, Winter coats, shoes, video games, rideable stroller, and lots of other Miscellaneous items

💥MULTI FAMILY RUMMAGE SALE💥

304 South Locust Maroa

Thursday 4-8pm
Friday 8am-4pm
Saturday 8am-Noon

Name Brand Clothing-
Boys Clothes & Shoes 3 Months - 5/6
Girls Clothes & Shoes NB-6 Months & 3T - 10
Matilda Jane size 8 & 10, North Face Coats, Halloween Costumes, Outdoor Plastic Play House, Kids Outdoor Plastic Picnic Table With Umbrella, Metal Outdoor Table With 2 Chairs, Truck Tool Box, Toys, Maternity Clothes (SM-LG), Misc Household Items/Decor, Misc Tools, Baby items & sooo much more! Everything is priced to sell!!

((All items will be sold during the times listed above, no presales or holds. Sorry!))

Fall Festival    SAVE THE DATE   

October 5, 2019 5 pm - 10 pm

Main Street

The Maroa businesses will decorate for fall beginning the last week of  September.  We will have buckets set up to cast your vote for your favorite decorated business.  There will be a trophy awarded to the best decorated business.   

Fall Festival King & Queen contest.  The male & female raising the most money for the Maroa charities of their choice, will share in introducing the band for the evening, be the judges for the Chili cook off and introduce the class reunions who are in town that night and welcome them home.  The winners will be crowned at the start of the festival and will each receive $100 gift card to Maroa business/businesses of their choice.  The King & Queen will also be the Grand Marshalls for the Liberty Festival Parade June 27, 2020.   

Chili Cook off, 5 pm - 8 pm.  Come with your favorite chili recipe in a crock pot or something to keep it warm and the King & Queen of the fall festival will judge.  No entry fee for the cook off, just come with your chili and have fun.  Trophies will be awarded for the top 3 finishers.  Please sign up by emailing Ryan at maroa.wilkey@gmail.com be sure to include your name and contact  information.  You may also contact city hall at 217-794-2206 to be put on the list.  We need to know how many tables to set up for this event.  We will not turn anyone away but we want to be sure that we have room for all who will participate.  

We will have a band that will take the stage at 6 pm - 9 pm.  Come out and  enjoy some music and socializing.

 

Christmas Tree Lighting

November 23, 2019 at 6 pm.  Watch for updates on activities for the evening.

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.

City of Maroa Map - click link

  

 

2019 City Council Meeting Dates Meetings start at 6:30 pm

Please note the meetings will start at 6:30 pm beginning January 28, 2019 Link to "2019 Council meeting dates.pdf"  

Christmas Tree Lighting

Event Date: November 23, 2019 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Big Reveal

Event Date: August 10, 2019 8:00 am - 10:00 pm

Newsflash

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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 6:30 PM. UNDER THE COMMUNITY NEWS TAB THERE IS A LINK TO THE DATES AS WELL. THANK YOU, DIANE EDWARDS, MAROA CITY CLERK***
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
Council meeting minutes have to have council approval before posting. They will be posted after meetings if they are approved. Minutes will be one month behind.