School is back in session
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.
Election April 2, 2019
Starting Tuesday, September 18, 2018, petitions to run for the office of Alderman Ward I, Ward II and Ward III, may be picked up from the City Clerk at City Hall, Monday through Friday, 9 am - 12 pm and 1 pm - 3 pm.
Ward I has 2 seats, one is an unexpired term for 2 years and the other is a 4 year term.
Filing of petitions will be December 10, 2018 through December 17, 2018. The office will be open 8 am - 12 pm and 1 pm - 3pm, on Monday, December 10, 2018. Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 9 am - 12 pm and 1 pm - 3 pm. On Monday, December 17, 2018, the last day to file, the office will be open 9 am - 12 pm and 1 pm - 5 pm.
Maroa Christian Church Turkey Supper
Saturday, November 3, 2018. $8 per ticket. Advanced tickets sales only. Call or text Tish at 217-412-6770 or Dawn at 217-474-0218.
Only 180 tickets will be sold so get yours early.
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 - Please note the meetings will start at 6:30 pm beginning January 28, 2019 Link to "2019 Council meeting dates.pdf"
2018 CITY COUNCIL MEETING DATES CLICK LINK
2017 CITY COUNCIL MEETING DATES CLICK LINK