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

School is back in session.  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.

Senior Freeze

Senior freeze will be held on April 24, 2019 at the Maroa Township Building at 540 S Wood Street. 
The hours will be from 9 am to 11:30 am. 
The requirements are as follows;
Be at least 65 years old
Live in the home
Household income of less than 65,000.00
If you have any questions call Barb Lamont at 217-468-2365.

Maroa City Sales

Maroa city sales will be May 9, 2019 from 4 pm - 8 pm, May 10, 2019 from 8 am + 5 pm, and May 11, 2019 from 8 am - 12 pm.  All individual sale times may vary.  

If you would like to be on the listing of sales, please submit your list to Diane at City Hall.  The cost is $2 per listing.  Will take until noon on May 8, 2019.  Lists will be available online and for pick up at 2 pm May 8, 2019. 

Maroa Spring Clean up

Maroa spring clean up will be May 18, 2019.  Please have your items to the curb by 5 am. NO TV's or monitors will be picked up. If you have TV's or monitors they must be brought to City Hall starting at 8 am.

Maroa Liberty Festival

The Festival will be on June 29, 2019.  Watch for more information regarding events.  Fireworks will be at dusk.  There will be the Masonic Lodge Pork Chop dinner in the City Hall gym that night.  Parade line up will be at the hight school parking lot starting at 9 am and parade will start at 10 am.  All participants 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.

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"  

No Newsflash at the moment

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.