December 13, 2018



The Engineering department's core function of the department is to provide  engineering and technical services to support the programs and activities to all city departments.  The Engineering Department coordinates improvement  between the departments and outside agencies.  Staff works with public and private agencies regarding projects of mutual interest, prepare project plans, outline specifications and bidding documents for road, bridge, building, culvert and other public improvement projects, and exercise general supervision over all construction to ensure compliance with plans and specifications.    

The divsion also maintain record drawings of public improvements, coordinantes projects and events with MDOT and the MDEQ.  Additionally the department maintains the GIS system and road rating system.  






The City of Marshall Public Works Crews will begin leaf pick up on or about Monday, October 29, 2018.


The crews will begin in the Southeast Section (south of Michigan Ave.), move

clockwise to the Southwest Section (south of Michigan Ave.), then to the Northwest

Section, and finally to the Northeast Section. Crews will make a second pass beginning in the Southeast Section upon completion of the first round.  There will no third pass for leaf pick-up and we will not return to previously completed areas for additional clean-up, please be mindful of our progress.


·         Leaves should be placed between the sidewalk and the curb.

·         No leaves should be placed in the roadway!

·         Leaves mixed with brush or debris cannot be picked up and will become the property owner’s responsibility.

·         Bagged leaves may be taken to the Compost Site.


Progress will be posted on the City’s Facebook page. You can Friend us by searching “City of Marshall – Public Services” or by going to


It is expected that the FINAL PICK UP will be completed by November 16, or sooner

in your area. The Compost Center at the DPW garage will remain open Friday 9-3 and Saturday 9-3 until the last day of operation for the compost site on November 17, 2018.


Go to for additional information regarding these dates for leaf


pick up.