March 25, 2017

Public Works

Update on Railroad Crossings:

Linden – Will need a little re-work. This will not require a full closure but will require lane closures. This work is expected to occur the week of Nov. 14

S. Marshall Ave – This will again be fully closed from Nov. 10 (3:30 pm) until Nov. 14 (12:00 pm), the PSB drive will be closed at this same time. The drive will be open at 12:00pm on Monday Nov. 14th. It will not be fully paved and final paving will be completed the week of Nov. 14. This will not require closures but may cause delays in access.


The City of Marshall Department of Public Works (DPW) is composed of the following main service areas:

  • Streets
  • Sewer Maintenance
  • Forestry
  • Parks
  • Cemetery
  • Compost Center

The Public Works garage is located at 616 Homer Road across from the Oakridge Cemetery. The DPW is responsible for the maintenance and repair of 56 miles of streets, 34 miles of sidewalks, 36 miles of storm sewer pipes, 42 miles of sewer mains and 233 acres of designated public parks. Other responsibilities include management and care of the cemetery, parks maintenance, snow and ice removal, fall leaf pick-up, spring brush pick-up and street sweeping. The 7 full time and 9 part-time seasonal employees of the Public Works Department will continue to provide high quality customer service to the citizens of Marshall that residents have come to know and to expect.