Tom Marion

More Cost Effective than New Facility
6:23 am
Tue March 5, 2013

Keokuk to Upgrade Sewer Plant

Keokuk’s mayor says it makes financial sense to repair the city’s wastewater treatment plant, compared to replacing the facility.

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City Share Increasing
11:00 pm
Thu February 28, 2013

Keokuk Mayor Wants State Help w/ Pensions

Keokuk Mayor Tom Marion

One southeast Iowa mayor knows how Iowa can spend some of its “extra” money.

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Replacement for Local Option Sales Tax
9:14 pm
Thu February 21, 2013

Keokuk Mayor Proposing Franchise Fee

Keokuk Mayor Tom Marion

Keokuk’s mayor says the time has come for his city to implement a utility tax.

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Priorities: Jobs, Finances
11:03 pm
Thu February 16, 2012

Keokuk State of the City

Keokuk Mayor Tom Marion delivers the 2012 State of the City address at the Keokuk Country Club on Thursday, Feb. 16.

Keokuk’s mayor delivered his 3rd “State of the City” address during this week’s Recognition, Appreciation, and Participation Breakfast.

Job creation and finances were prominent topics during the nearly 30-minute speech.

Mayor Tom Marion decided to get the bad news out of the way early in his speech to about 75 people at the Keokuk Country Club.

He started off by looking at the city’s revenue situation, breaking down how much money comes in through property taxes, TIF districts and state and federal aid.

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