September 18, 2018

Public Works

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.



Starting Tuesday Sept. 11, 2018 Right Way Control Services will be working around town spraying weeds within the curb line in the street. There should be NO over-spray onto lawns and the herbicide is similar to round-up. Right Way is State Licensed for this work and if you have any questions regarding this you are welcome to call Doug Suttor at 616-403-3983. Right Way Control Services is located at 2580 104th Ave., Zeeland, MI 49464. Their website is