Village Council

The Village of Marvin is governed by a Council-Manager form of government and by a Mayor and a four member Council. A nonpartisan election for Mayor is held every two years. Council elections are also nonpartisan and all seats are at-large. Council members are elected for four-year staggered terms. A new seat will be up for election in November 2021, afterwards Marvin will be governed by a Mayor and a five member Council.

The mission of the Council is to represent public interest, to promote efficient, courteous response to residents' concerns and to provide leadership and direction for the Village’s future and to ensure fiscal integrity of the Village.

Village Council regular meetings are, unless otherwise noted, held on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm at Village Hall. The public is invited to address the Council at every regular meeting for 3 minutes on any topic. A sign-up sheet is available prior to the regular meeting if you would like to address the board. Village Council work session meetings are, unless otherwise noted, held on the last Thursday of the month at 9 am at Village Hall.

Village Council Meeting Schedule (Adopted 1/12/2021)

 

Members of the Marvin Village Council

Joe Pollino
Mayor

1253 Firethorne Club Drive
Marvin, NC 28173
(704) 292-5301
joepollino@marvinnc.gov
Term Expires: Dec. 2021

Kim Vandenberg
Mayor Pro Tempore

806 Capington Lane
Marvin, NC 28173
(980) 328-1462
kimvandenberg@marvinnc.gov
Term Expires: Dec. 2021

Jamie Lein
Councilmember

1025 Seminole Drive
Marvin, NC 28173
(704) 619-7461
jlein@marvinnc.gov
Term Expires: Dec. 2023

Bob Marcolese
Councilmember

9904 Heritage Oak Lane
Marvin, NC 28173
(704) 292-3977
bobmarcolese@marvinnc.gov
Term Expires: Dec. 2023

Andy Wortman
Councilmember (Appointed June 2020)

2012 Waxhaw-Marvin Road
Marvin, NC 28173
(704) 819-1748
andywortman@marvinnc.gov
Term Expires: Dec. 2021

VACANT
First Election Nov. 2021

 

Council Mission Statement (Adopted 5/28/2020)

We strive to create a vibrant community with high quality of life through transparent leadership, efficient governance and responsive services.

 

Council Vision Statement (Adopted 5/28/2020)

The Village of Marvin will be a welcoming and vibrant residential community with amenities that create community, offer recreation and celebrate heritage.

 

Council Goals

Goal 1: Create spaces for community building, recreation and commerce

  • Identify the open space areas to focus on.
  • Establish a Village Center and A “Gathering Place” for residents.
  • Build and promote areas for family activity with multigenerational amenities.
  • Execute approved plans already in motion and provide more funding to those plans.
  • Achieve open space per capita goal.
  • Establish a welcoming and relevant Village Town Hall.
  • Construct a Village Town Hall to aid in establishing community identity.

Goal 2: Grown the Village strategically and responsibly

  • Maintain Ordinances.
  • Evaluate each residential and business project in accordance with the land use plan.
  • Utilize experts to help guide the Village through the growth and development process.
  • Balance residential growth with family-oriented activity.
  • Promote voluntary annexation.
  • Limit new development.

Goal 3: Promote out historic roots

  • Provide programs with Gene Stone to illustrate the Village history.
  • Establish markers or signs for historical homes, churches, etc.
  • The new Village Town Hall should have the historical information on display.

Goal 4: Maintain our small-town community atmosphere and identity

  • Promote the highlights of the Village and the privilege of being a part of the community.
  • Monitor growth and provide solutions to reduce traffic.
  • Promote the small-town atmosphere character.
  • Generate more opportunities for community events or “get togethers.”
  • Utilize the use of logos, communication mediums, and signage.