Finance Officer Position Open at Marquette County Transit Authority

Marquette, MI  –  September 23, 2019  –  The Marquette County Transit Authority is seeking applicants for the position of Finance Officer. Qualifications: Education – Associate Degree in Accounting or equivalent combination of work experience, training, and education. Experience – Two years’ experience in a financial management capacity in the public sector at the local level. Computer

Marquette County Transit Authority Requesting Snow Removal Price Quotes for Winter of 2019-20

Marquette, MI  –  September 9, 2019  –  The Marquette County Transit Authority is soliciting quotes for snow removal and sanding of parking lots and sidewalks located at 1325 Commerce Drive, Marquette, MI for the winter of 2019-2020. Additional Requirements Provide on call service day or night, sever days a week, 24/7 Must fumish vehicles and

Marq-Tran’s Free NMU Shopping Run Returns at End of August

Marquette, MI  –  August 15, 2019  –  Marquette County Transit Authority will be back again this year to help serve our local college students. The NMU Shopping Run system put in place by Northern Michigan Universality working with Marq-Tran allows students to take a free round-trip ride on a Marq-Tran bus to grocery stores in

Marq-Tran Aids in Pine Ridge Apartment Fire Emergency Evacuation

UPDATE: Wednesday, July 31st Marq-Tran will be taking bus loads of residents from the NMU Superior Dome to Pine Ridge Apartments to allow residents to get medications or other items. The round-trip bus rides will start at 2:00pm this afternoon and continue until the ~40 residents have had a chance to get anything they need,

Marq-Tran Returns for Annual Participation in U.P. Pink Power Walk

Marquette, MI – April 22, 2019 – U.P. Pink Power is a small group of women and volunteers in our community that help “Pay it Forward”. They do various fundraisers throughout the year to help support those fighting diseases, dealing with tragedies, or illnesses of any kind. For several years, Marq-Tran has participated in one

Have You Been Taking Advantage of Senior Wednesdays?

Marquette, MI – April 10, 2019 – Did you know every Wednesday, all year long, Marq-Tran features Senior Wednesday? Need to take one of our many fixed routes around Marquette County on a Wednesday? If you’re 60 years old or older, you can ride any of our fixed routes on Wednesdays for free! It’s the

Marq-Tran Fixed Routes Closed for 2/5/19

Marquette, MI – February 4, 2019 – Marq-Tran will not be running any fixed routes on Tuesday, February 5th, 2019 due to the weather and unsafe travel conditions. There will be limited buses out for PREVIOUSLY SCHEDULED door-to-door trips for medical appointments. We apologize for the inconvenience and stay tuned for more updates. Hopefully we will

Marq-Tran Offers Students Free Bus Rides from NMU to Marquette Mountain

Marquette, MI – January 18, 2019 – This week Marquette County Transit Authority started their newest free ride share program with Northern Michigan University. In September of 2018, Marq-Tran began offering NMU students and staff free rides to Meijer and Walmart to pick up groceries for the weekends. Now, Marq-Tran is taking kids out for

UPAWS Loads Shelter Animals onto Marq-Tran Bus to Make Move to Sands Township

Marquette, MI – January 18, 2019 – It was a big day for Marquette County’s Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter and Marq-Tran got to be apart of it! Today, after 40 years at their location in Negaunee off US-41, our local animal shelter made the move to their brand new facility in Sands Township. Marq-Tran

Seasonal Marquette County Transit Authority Senior and Handicapped Resident Christmas Light Tours Wrap Up Soon

Marquette, MI  –  December 20, 2018  –  Each year Marquette County Transit Authority spreads the holiday cheer to our local elderly and handicapped residents. As part of our special services, every Christmas season we work with Marquette County nursing and assisted living facilities so their residents can see the best lights in town! Picking our