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On April 13, 2021, at their regular meeting, the Marvin Village Council adopted a resolution to oppose a proposed bill being considered in the North Carolina General Assembly that would reform zoning statewide to allow duplexes, triplexes, quadplexes, and/or townhomes wherever single-family housing...









The Village of Marvin will be coordinating a community clean-up event on Saturday, April 24 from 9-11am, where volunteers will help pick up litter along roadsides in the Village.

For HOA leaders and those wishing to volunteer that are not associated with a subdivision, registration will...



The Village of Marvin is requesting residents volunteer at Marvin Efird Park on Saturday, April 17 at 10am. This is a great opportunity to earn service hours and to serve your community. Social distancing will be required.

For more information, please contact Parks and Recreation.



On Saturday, April 17 from 10am-12pm, we will have a Master Gardener (or two) in the Community Garden at Marvin Efird Park. Come check out the garden, do a little planting and bring your gardening questions.

It will be the first weekend after our last frost day, so it will be a great day...



The playground at Marvin Efird Park will remained closed on Wednesday, April 14 and Thursday, April 15 due to maintenance.



Looking for service hours? Want to make a difference in the community? We hope you will consider getting involved in the community by either serving on one of the Village's advisory boards or by volunteering at Marvin Efird Park.

Currently, there are the following board vacancies:

    ...


As part of the recent rollout of the Village's new website, MarvinNC.gov, we want to introduce to residents some of the new features. The next feature we would like to showcase is the new page on facility rentals.

Are you looking for a venue for your event? Check out the facility rentals...



Coffee with Council will be held next Thursday, April 15 from 10-11am at Village Hall (10004 New Town Rd). Please come out, meet two members of the Village Council, and talk about local issues that matter to you!

As attendance continues to rise for these events, please be mindful of other...



The playground at Marvin Efird Park will be closed for maintenance today, April 12 and tomorrow, April 13.

Thanks for your cooperation.







The Village of Marvin is requesting residents volunteer at Marvin Efird Park on Saturday, April 17 at 10am. This is a great opportunity to earn service hours and to serve your community. Social distancing will be required.

For more information, please contact Parks and Recreation.



On Saturday, April 17 from 10am-12pm, we will have a Master Gardener (or two) in the Community Garden at Marvin Efird Park. Come check out the garden, do a little planting and bring your gardening questions. It will be the first weekend after our last frost day, so it will be a great day to start...



The Marvin Community Garden includes 24 raised garden beds that measure 9’ x 3’ x 11”. The garden enclosure is approximately 500 square feet. Benefits of a Community Garden include social interactions, a sense of community, nutritious food and recreational and educational opportunities.

The...



Looking for service hours? Want to make a difference in the community? We hope you will consider getting involved in the community by either serving on one of the Village's advisory boards or by volunteering at Marvin Efird Park.

Currently, there are the following board vacancies:

    ...


Please remember that left turns onto Marvin Road from New Town Road are prohibited between the hours of 3:30pm - 6:30pm, Monday through Friday. Those needing to turn left onto Marvin Road must proceed to the roundabout at New Town and Waxhaw-Marvin Road and turn around.

Please see the map...



Unfortunately, a quorum will not be present for the Marvin Heritage District Strategic Plan Committee meeting on Thursday, April 1 at 6:30pm, meaning that the meeting will not take place. The agenda items for this meeting will be postponed to the May 6 meeting.



As part of the growth of our communications, the Village of Marvin has joined Twitter!

Please follow us at @VillageofMarvin for the latest news and updates!



As part of the recent rollout of the Village's new website, MarvinNC.gov, we want to introduce to residents some of the new features. The next feature we would like to showcase is the resources tab on our homepage.

Are you new to Marvin? Are you looking to change your garbage collection...



Dear Residents,

The agenda packet for this Committee meeting has been revised so that the Committee will make more conceptual and streamlined recommendations regarding the land use of the Marvin Heritage District.



The Village of Marvin is aware of the bipartisan “Increase Housing Opportunities” bills (HB401 and SB349) and we are following closely. Staff has been in communication with the North Carolina League of Municipalities (NCLM), Centralina Council of Government (CCOG), as well as our local...





As of Monday, March 29, the office hours for Marvin Village Hall will be effective:

Monday - Thursday: 10am - 2pm
Friday - Closed



As part of the recent rollout of the Village's new website, MarvinNC.gov, we want to introduce to residents some of the new features. The next feature we would like to showcase is the consolidated page for agendas, minutes, and recordings.

Did you miss that last Council meeting? Want...









At their February 25 work session meeting, the Village Council appointed Parag Patel to serve on the Planning Board.

Thanks Parag for serving your community!



Coffee with Council will be held next Tuesday, March 23 from 6-7pm at Village Hall (10004 New Town Rd). Please come out, meet two members of the Village Council, and talk about local issues that matter to you! As attendance continues to rise for these events, please be mindful of other residents who...



The Village of Marvin Council and Staff wishes everyone a Happy (and Lucky) Saint Patrick's Day. This day celebrates Irish heritage, Irish culture and the arrival of Christianity in Ireland.

Remember to wear green so you don't get pinched!





As part of the recent rollout of the Village's new website, MarvinNC.gov, we want to introduce to residents some of the new features. The next feature we would like to showcase is the new public notice and newsletter archives.

Did you misplace that meeting notice and Webex information?...



Remember that daylight savings time begins Sunday, so be sure to set your clocks ahead one hour before you go to sleep Saturday night.



The Village of Marvin has officially joined Twitter! Please follow us at @VillageofMarvin for the latest news and updates.





Dear Residents,

The redesign for the intersection at Waxhaw-Marvin Road and Bonds Grove Church Road Is underway, and we would like your input! Union County has identified this intersection as one of the top 15 intersections in the County that need reconfiguration for safety and traffic flow...



Dear Residents and Neighbors of Marvin,

We would like to inform you that the applicant for the Aventon apartment complex has withdrawn their rezoning application for 298 apartments on 19 acres at the corner of New Town Road and Providence Road. This means that the rezoning process will not...



Want to see what's coming to the Village of Marvin in 2021 and beyond? Curious to see what Council and Staff are working on? Check out our upcoming projects newsletter! Topics include: Spring Town Hall Meeting, Park & Greenway Improvements, Expansion of the Marvin Loop Trail, Village Hall,...



The Marvin Community Garden includes 24 raised garden beds that measure 9’ x 3’ x 11”. The garden enclosure is approximately 500 square feet. Benefits of a Community Garden include social interactions, a sense of community, nutritious food and recreational and educational opportunities....



Please remember that left turns onto Marvin Road from New Town Road are prohibited between the hours of 3:30pm - 6:30pm, Monday through Friday. Those needing to turn left onto Marvin Road must proceed to the roundabout at New Town and Waxhaw-Marvin Road and turn around.

Please see the map...



As part of the recent rollout of the Village's new website, MarvinNC.gov, we want to introduce to residents some of the new features. The first of these is the interactive projects map.

Are you curious what's going on at a nearby construction site? Wondering when a subdivision is...



The Union County Planning Board heard the case for the Aventon Apartments rezoning proposal earlier this week. The proposal was for 310 apartments on 19 acres at the SW corner of New Town Road and Providence Road. At their March 2 meeting the Union County Planning Board vote unanimously to deny the...









The Union County Planning Board will be hearing the case for the Aventon Apartments rezoning proposal tonight at 7pm. This is a rezoning proposal for 310 apartments on 19 acres at the SW corner of New Town Road and Providence Road, The property is in unincorporated Union County, but this affects Village...









The Union County Planning Board will be hearing the case for the Aventon Apartments rezoning proposal at their next meeting on March 2nd at 7pm. This is a rezoning proposal for 310 apartments on 19 acres at the SW corner of New Town Road and Providence Road, The property is in unincorporated Union...





We hope you will consider getting involved in the community by serving on one of the Village's advisory boards. As of March 1, there will be one vacant seat on the Planning Board.

Attention Younger Residents (18+): Please volunteer! Serving on advisory boards is a great way to develop...



Dear Residents,

Coffee with Council will be held next Tuesday, February 23 from 6-7pm at Village Hall (10004 New Town Rd). Please come out, meet two members of the Village Council, and talk about local issues that matter to you! As attendance continues to rise for these events, please be...



What is MARSH?

MARSH or the Marvin Area for the Restoration and Sustainability of wildlife Habitat is an organization affiliated with the Village of Marvin that seeks to educate and engage our community about the importance and benefits of restoring, protecting and conserving...



The Village of Marvin is requesting residents volunteer at Marvin Efird Park on Saturday, February 20 at 10am.

Looking at the weather forecast it looks like Saturday will be perfect but rain between now and then. Volunteers need to be prepared for mud and water and should bring gloves that...



The Marvin Community Garden includes 24 raised garden beds that measure 9’ x 3’ x 11”. The garden enclosure is approximately 500 square feet. Benefits of a Community Garden include social interactions, a sense of community, nutritious food and recreational and educational opportunities.

The...



At their February 9 regular meeting, the Village Council appointed Jennifer Barbara as an alternate for the Board of Adjustment. Congratulations to Jennifer! Thank you for serving the community!



We hope you will consider getting involved in the community by serving on one of the Village's advisory boards. As of March 1, there will be one vacant seat on the Planning Board.

Attention Younger Residents (18+): Please volunteer! Serving on advisory boards is a great way to develop...







Dear residents,

We would like to issue a correction about yesterday’s post regarding the public involvement meeting for the Aventon apartment complex. We have discovered that the developer did in fact attempt to send us an invitation in advance, but they had sent it to our marvinnc.org...



Dear Residents of Marvin,

Apologies for the short notice, but we were just made aware that the second public involvement meeting for the Aventon apartment complex will be held tomorrow, February 11th, at 6:30pm. (The developer was not statutorily required to send our office an invitation)....



The Village of Marvin is requesting residents volunteer at Marvin Efird Park on Saturday, February 20 at 10am. This is a great opportunity to earn service hours and to serve your community. Social distancing will be required.

For more information, please contact Derek Durst, Public Facilities...





We hope you will consider getting involved in the community by serving on one of the Village's advisory boards. As of March 1, there will be one vacant seat on the Planning Board.

Attention Younger Residents (18+): Please volunteer! Serving on advisory boards is a great way to develop...



The Marvin Community Garden includes 24 raised garden beds that measure 9’ x 3’ x 11”. The garden enclosure is approximately 500 square feet. Benefits of a Community Garden include social interactions, a sense of community, nutritious food and recreational and educational opportunities.

The...



2021 will be an exciting year in the Village of Marvin. With upcoming projects like Village Hall, the Marvin Heritage District, a Disc Golf Course at Marvin Efird Park, and more, we have a lot of news to share!

Stay tuned for a newsletter detailing these projects and more!



Near the close of 2020, the Village Council adopted an ordinance to address traffic issues at the New Town & Marvin Road intersection until the roundabout is constructed. Ensuring the public safety is paramount amongst the priorities of Village Council & Staff.

The ordinance prohibits...







We hope you will consider getting involved in the community by serving on one of the Village's advisory boards. Currently, there is one vacant alternate seat on the Board of Adjustment.

Attention Younger Residents (18+): Please volunteer! Serving on advisory boards is a great way to...



Dear Residents,

Coffee with Council will be held next Thursday, February 4 from 10-11am at Village Hall (10004 New Town Rd). Please come out, meet two members of the Village Council, and talk about local issues that matter to you! As attendance continues to rise for these events, please...







WUMA or The Western Union Municipal Alliance was formed in August to study, investigate, advocate for, and promote regional issues affecting towns in the Western Union County area, including land use planning, transportation, economic development, etc. Currently the alliance includes delegates from...



The Village Council has yet to decide whether we will officially move forward with the Marvin Heritage District, on New Town Road between Marvin Road and Marvin School Road. Before any decisions are made, we want your input on a list of proposed commercial uses, which will help define the character...



Dear Marvin Residents,

There is a high-density residential rezoning proposal at the Southwest corner of New Town Road and Providence Road (behind the storage facility). The proposal is for a 310-unit apartment complex on 19 acres, which yields a density of over 16 units per acre. This property...



Due to Village Hall being closed for COVID-19 exposure, Tuesday evening's Coffee with Council has been canceled. We apologize for the inconvenience.



The Village of Marvin offices are closed until further notice due to COVID-19 exposure. To reach office staff go to MarvinNC.Gov, hover over Administration and click Staff Directory.

We apologize for the inconvenience.