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As were all preparing for our first winter weather event this weekend, we hope you’ve carried out the Southern tradition of procuring a plentiful bread and milk supply!

In case you didn’t, rest assured…..the Village is working hard to pretreat Village roads that may be...







On this day, we commemorate a man that inspired and still inspires millions of people worldwide. Dr. King's contributions to the Civil and Voting Rights Movements cannot be overstated. As we perpetually work towards a more perfect union, let us remember those who came before us, who stood for...



Please consider sponsoring the inaugural Marvin Day Celebration, which will be held on Saturday, May 21, 2022. With many attractions and event planned for the festival, the Village needs your support! Please share this information with others and help us reach our goal!



Coffee with Council will be held next Thursday, January 6 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! All attending are asked to be respectful of everyone in attendance.



The Marvin Village Council and Staff wishes everyone a Happy New Year! We are so excited for all of the big things going on in Marvin in 2022!

Village Hall and Marvin Efird Park will be closed on Friday, December 31 in observance of the New Year. Marvin Efird Park will also be closed on...



We at the Village of Marvin wish all who a celebrate a very Merry Christmas! We hope that everyone enjoys the holiday season and stays safe and healthy.

Please note that Village Hall will be closed from Thursday, December 23 - Monday, December 27. Marvin Efird Park will be closed on Christmas...



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:

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Today is the day! Please join us rain or shine for the Village of Marvin's annual Santa Parade and Tree Lighting Ceremony. The parade will leave Village Hall at 3pm sharp and will follow the attached route.

Please do not park along the parade route, as the firetrucks must be able to...



The Village of Marvin is excited to announce that Santa will return this year for a parade around town. Santa will leave Village Hall at 3 pm and come to you. Look for the Firetruck and Sheriff’s vehicles as his official escort. Please see the attached parade route to make sure you are seated...



The Village has received feedback recently from residents, expressing their desire for a dog park to be constructed in Marvin. While the Village Council and Staff research and consider this idea, it is worth noting that a dog park is available nearby.

Wesley Chapel's Dogwood Park has...



Dear Residents,

The proposal for a cell tower near the intersection of Tom Short and Rea Road will be reviewed by the Union County Planning Board tomorrow, Tuesday, December 7 at 7pm in the Commissioners' Board Room, Room 118, First Floor, Union County Government Center, 500 North Main...



In light of the dry weather conditions and the increased risk of fires, the NC Forestry Service has instituted an open burn ban and has canceled all burn permits.

Additionally, the Union County Fire Marshal has extended the ban to prohibit burning within 100 feet of an occupied dwelling.



The Village of Marvin will be holding its annual Santa Parade and Tree Lighting Ceremony on Saturday, December 11. The parade will be held from 3pm-4pm and will end at Marvin Efird Park.

The Tree Lighting Ceremony will take place from 4pm-5:30pm at Marvin Efird Park and will feature music,...



Coffee with Council will be held next December 2 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! All attending are asked to be respectful of everyone in attendance.

Please note that...



Mayor Pollino recently called for a special meeting of the Village Council to be held Monday, November 29 at 5:30pm at Village Hall (10004 New Town Road) and virtually on Webex. This meeting is to inform public on the latest developments and news of the New Town/Marvin Road Roundabout. NCDOT has been...



We at the Village of Marvin wish all a Happy Thanksgiving. Council and Staff are so grateful to serve residents who care about their community so much. Village Hall will be closed Thursday, November 25, and Friday, November 26 in observance of Thanksgiving.



Coffee with Council will be held tonight, Tuesday, November 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! All attending are asked to be respectful of everyone in attendance.



Save the date! The Village of Marvin will be holding its annual Santa Parade and Tree Lighting Ceremony on Saturday, December 11. The parade will be held from 3pm-4pm and will end at Marvin Efird Park.

The Tree Lighting Ceremony will take place from 4pm-5:30pm at Marvin Efird Park and will...



At their regular meeting on November 9, the Village Council approved a proclamation to honor the life of Mr. Ray Williams, who recently passed away. Mayor Pollino presented a signed copy of the proclamation to Ray's wife Terry Williams. Mr. Williams was an active member of Marvin's equestrian...



Toys for Tots is set up in Village Hall (10004 New Town Road) and is accepting donations of new, unwrapped toys through December 15. Please donate and help "bring the joy of Christmas to needy children!"



Coffee with Council will be held next Tuesday, November 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! All attending are asked to be respectful of everyone in attendance.



WUMA or The Western Union Municipal Alliance was formed in 2020 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...



Please note that the Planning Board has changed their meeting times from 6:30pm to 6pm.



The Village of Marvin wishes all a Happy Veterans Day on Thursday, November 11. Veterans Day honors all those who have served in our nation's armed forces defending our freedoms and way of life. Please take time to thank those you know who have served.

In observance of Veterans'...



If you're an artist or gardener living in the Marvin area, this is your chance to show off your landscaping and artistic skills. Please sign up to be part of the Marvin Day Art and Gardens tour! If interested, please contact the Village Clerk!

GET INVOLVED AND HELP MAKE THE FIRST...



In case you had not heard, the public hearing originally scheduled for tonight for the Marvin Heritage District Small Area Plan will not occur as scheduled.

Due to expected absences, the hearing will be recessed to a future regular meeting, date TBD. No discussion or action regarding the...



On December 14, Mayor Joe Pollino will be sworn in for his fifth term as Mayor. Mayor Pro Tem Kim Vandenberg, Councilman Andy Wortman, and Councilman-Elect Wayne Deatherage will be sworn in for four-year terms.

Please consult the Union County Board of Elections website for election results.



Coffee with Council will be held this Thursday, November 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! All attending are asked to be respectful of everyone in attendance.



The Village of Marvin wishes all a Happy Halloween! We hope that however you choose to celebrate, you do it safely. Please consult your HOA for their Halloween recommendations and plans.



Early voting for the 2021 municipal elections will take place from Thursday, October 14 until Saturday, October 30. Voting Hours: Monday through Friday, 8am - 6pm. Note: The only weekend early voting will be on Saturday, October 30 from 8am until 3pm.



The Village of Marvin owns and maintains over 16 miles of roads in Marvin. Last year, Council adopted an ordinance that prohibits anyone from damaging Village streets, curb/gutter, sidewalks, drainage ditches, or traffic control signage. If you see vendors in your subdivision (such as trash collectors,...



One-stop early voting for the Nov. 2, 2021 municipal elections is underway at the Monroe Library Griffin Room. The last day to vote early is Saturday, Oct. 30. The Monroe Library is the only early voting location used for municipal elections. Early voting hours are 8:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Monday...



Well, admittedly... we’re no paint experts, but we’ll save all the bold mustards, faint daffodils, and sunset hues on the paint shelves for those with more courageous style! While we like yellow, we thought a crisp white may look better for our new Village Hall.

What you see...



Due to mandatory officer training and COVID-19 quarantines, the Union County Sherriff’s Officeis struggling with off duty coverage at New Town and Marvin Road. They are trying diligently to find coverage, but we may see some interruptions in coverage over the next week. We just wanted to update...