Marietta Water will begin a major water main replacement in January 2022 and is hosting a community meeting to update the public on the project, road closures and other matters that may be of interest to Marietta residents.
Here is the ad text from the city’s webpage:
MARIETTA – The City of Marietta will host a pre-construction community information meeting for a vital water main replacement project in Marietta Square at Waverly Way and Powder Springs Street on Tuesday, December 7, 2021 at 6:30 p.m. in the City Council Chamber located at City Hall at 205 Lawrence Street, Marietta, GA 30060.
Marietta Water plans to begin construction of the project in January 2022. Information about the project will be provided at this meeting, including planned road closures, project duration and safety measures. This will be the best opportunity for the public to ask questions and provide feedback before the project begins. Marietta Water will make every effort to minimize the impacts that this project may present.
The meeting will be broadcast live on the Facebook page of the city of Mariette where you can view the presentation and submit comments or questions.
About the city of Mariette
The town of Marietta is the county seat of Cobb County. The latest estimate from the U.S. Census Bureau puts the city’s population at 60,867, making it the largest city in Cobb County by population.
However, the city is in a neck and neck race with fast-growing Smyrna, whose population was last estimated at 56,666.
Here are some fast facts from the Census Bureau
City of Marietta, Georgia
Population estimates 2019 60,867
Median household income $57,452
People living in poverty, percentage 14.0%
Level of education: Percentage of secondary school graduates or more 87.7%
People without health insurance, percentage 18.1%
Median home value $287,600
Total housing units 26,878
Number of companies 10,501
Male median income $36,894
Median income of women $29,239
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription 84.9%