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This Week in Marvin
Upcoming Events this Week:
  • Thursday, September 2, 10-11am: Coffee with Council
Messages from Village Staff
Roundabout Update:
Earlier this year, the Village of Marvin was informed of cost increases in the New Town/Marvin Road roundabout (RAB). Of course, this meant Marvin tax payers would have to pay more or push the project down the road further.

Both options were unacceptable to the Village Council. They diligently pleaded Marvin’s case to State legislators, County Commissioners, NCDOT, and the Charlotte Regional Transportation Planning Organization so the project would continue as planned and no increases in cost would be born to Marvin tax payers.

Through cooperation and strategic effort, the Village Council was able to secure an additional $105k appropriation directly from State legislators and an additional $362k from the Charlotte Regional Transportation Planning Organization. That’s right—that’s an additional $467k AND the project is now in acquisition phase with expectations of construction to start in 2022!

Thank you Marvin Village Council, Representative David Willis, and Senator Todd Johnson!
Union County Master Gardeners - Free Composting Class
The Union County Master Gardeners are holding a free 1.5 hour composting class on September 25 from 1:30-3:00pm at Roots Farm (540 Providence Road, Weddington, NC 28173).

The class will contain information on various types of composting, what kitchen scraps and brown matter can be used for composting, and what composter will work best for you. There will be a raffle for 5 kitchen waste bins.
Click Here to Register
Tax Bills Will Be Sent Out Soon
2021 Tax Bills will be sent out soon! Union County will be collecting the Village's taxes from now on. You will receive one tax bill in the mail from Union County that itemizes your County and Local taxes.

The Marvin property tax rate for 2021 is unchanged from 2020, $0.06 per $100 of assessed value.

Marvin residents will see an additional charge of $61 on their tax bill. This charge is for solid waste and recycling services that will be provided for April, May, and June 2022.
Coffee with Council
Coffee with Council will be held next Thursday, September 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.
Volunteer Opportunities
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:
  • Parks, Recreation, and Greenways Board - 1 Seat
Attention Younger Residents (18+): Please volunteer! Serving on advisory boards or volunteering at the park is a great way to develop a resume and contribute to the community!

If you are interested in serving on board, please contact the Village Clerk. If you are interested in volunteering at Marvin Efird Park or other volunteer opportunities, please contact Parks and Recreation.
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Notary Public Services
The Village of Marvin offers complimentary Notary Public services to Marvin residents. Our Notary Public on staff is Austin W. Yow, Village Clerk & Assistant to the Manager. Notary Public Services are by appointment only and are only offered to Marvin residents. Please email Austin to schedule an appointment.

NOTE: I AM NOT AN ATTORNEY LICENSED TO PRACTICE LAW IN THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, AND I MAY NOT GIVE LEGAL ADVICE OR ACCEPT FEES FOR LEGAL ADVICE.
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Village of Marvin
Village Hall Hours
Monday - Thursday: 10am - 2pm
Friday: CLOSED

Phone: (704) 843-1680
Fax: (704) 843-1660

Our mailing address is:

10004 New Town Rd
Marvin, North Carolina 28173

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