Volunteer to Serve Beer and Help Recycle at Upcoming Orton Park Festival

We are looking for volunteers to serve beer, help with recycling, setup/clean-up, and staff the MNA table at the Orton Park Festival on Aug. 27-30. To volunteer to serve beer click below. To volunteer to help the festival with trash/recycling click below. To volunteer to help with setup/clean-up and mna table staffing click below.

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Work with us on the MNA Board!

At MNA’s annual Member Meeting being held October 15, new Board members will be elected. This year, there will be 5 open spots. MNA Board Members work hard to protect the character and vitality of the neighborhood we all love. Board members do this by leading and supporting MNA’s work on: Preservation & Development: Review…

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Demolition of DOA Building at 202 Thornton

Neighbors living near the DOA Building to be demolished (white building next to bike path behind Mickey’s Tavern) have expressed their concern regarding a lack of communication about demolition timing and procedures from the state. This 100 year old building scheduled for demolition extends an entire block and houses the remains of a foundry, a…

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Dickinson-Thorton Bike Path Clean-Up Update

MNA is spearheading a clean-up of the bike path from Dickinson St. to Thornton Ave. (the section that runs behind Mickey’s Tavern). Initially, nearby residents approached us to apply for improvement grants available through MNA to all Marquette residents interested in such clean-ups. At that time, the interest was in eradicating an overgrown grape vine…

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