Marion City Council: The Honorable-


Mark Andrews

177 Baker St.

Marion, LA 71260

Bubba Hoggatt

P.O. Box 376

Marion, LA 71260

Lindsey Redd

783 Main St.

Marion, LA 71260

Town of marion elected officials

Town of Marion


Casey Towns

Chad Towns

Tanechia Riley

Abe Stanley

Brandon Towns

Mike Starr


146 Hopkins Dr.

Marion, LA 71260

(318) 292-4715 (B)

Mayor Danny Smith began his first term on January 1, 2019.  His first term will end on December 31, 2022


Jeffrey Kirkland

P.O. Box 511

Marion, LA 71260

Rhonda Davis

PO Box 18

Farmerville, LA 71241



JUNE 14, 2019
The Town of Marion’s Board of Alderman met Friday, June 14, at 6:00 p.m. at the Marion
Town Hall for a special business meeting. Members present included: Alderman Jeffrey
Kirkland and Alderwomen Lindsey Redd and Rhonda Davis. Guests included Clerk Johnnie
Baker. Members not present included Aldermen Bubba Hoggatt and Mark Andrews. Mayor
Smith called the meeting to order. Alderwoman Rhonda Davis gave the invocation.
On motion by Alderman Kirkland, second by Alderwoman Davis to grant liquor license to
Brothers Kwik Mart. The motion was presented for a roll call vote with the following result;
YEA: Kirkland, Davis, Redd
NAY: None
Absent: Hoggatt, Andrews
On motion by Alderwoman Redd, second by Alderman Kirkland to adjourn. Motion carried


Chief of Police

Mark Dodd

300 Joe Brown Rd.

Marion, LA 71260

Marion Fire Department

Marion Fire Chief: Jimmy Caldwell

MFD Members:

Stacy Caldwell

Bryan Strother

Nap Riley

Don Charles

Roger Reeves

Mike Brantley

Michael Gilliam

Town Departments:


Town Clerk:     Johnnie Baker-

Assistant Clerk:   Cheryl Futch-


Police Dept.:          Chief of Police: Mark


Fire Chief:                Jimmy Caldwell


Public Works:           Jimmy Caldwell-Superintendent

                                     Stacy Caldwell-Assistant


Ambulance Services:   Union Parish utilizes Pafford MS

                                         Dial 911 for emergency services

                                         For non-emergency dial (318) 368-7033



The official resolution is on file for viewing at the Town of Marion offices located at 398 Main St. Marion, LA 71260.

​BE IT RESOLVED, that the following millage(s) are hereby levied on the 2019 tax roll on all property subject to taxation by Town of Marion:

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the proper administrative officials of the Parish of Union, State of Louisiana, be and they are hereby empowered, authorized, and directed to spread said taxes, as hereinabove set forth, upon the assessment roll of said Parish for the year 2019, and to make the collection of hte taxes imposed for and on behalf of the taxing authority, according to law, and that the taxes herein levied shall become a permanent lien and privilege on all property subject to taxation as herein set forth, and collection thereof shall be enforceable in the manner provided by law.

The foregoing resolution was read in full, the roll was called on the adoption thereof, and the resolution was adopted by the following votes:






I hereby certify that the forgoing is a true and exact copy of the resolution adopted at the board meeting held on April 16, 2019, at which meeting a quorum was present and voting.

Marion, Louisiana, this 16th day of April 2019.

Official Signature of Town Clerk, Johnnie Baker, is on the official 2019 Millage Resolution document located at Marion Town Hall at 398 Main St. Marion, LA 71260



​October 13, 2020

The Town of Marion's Board of Aldermen met Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. at the Marion Fire Station for the regular business meeting.  Members present included: Mayor Danny A. Smith, Alderman Bubba Hoggatt, and Alderwoman Rhonda Davis and Alderman Mark Andrews.  Guests included Assistant Clerk Cheryl Futch, Assistant Water Superintendent Stacy Caldwell, and Chief of Police Mark Dodd.  Clerk Johnnie Baker, Alderman Jeffrey Kirkland, and Alderwoman Lindsey Redd were absent.  Mayor Smith called the meeting to order and Alderman Hoggatt gave the invocation.  Chief of Police Mark Dodd led the pledge of allegiance and then Mayor Smith welcomed the guests.

On motion by Alderman Hoggatt, second by Alderman Andrews to adopt the minutes from the September regular business meeting.  Motion carried.

On motion by Alderman Andrews, second by Alderwoman Davis to approve the budget to actual/financial report comparisons.  Motion carried.

Mayor Smith advised the council that the proposed Town of Marion/Union Humane Society Cooperative Endeavor Agreement is currently being revised.

Mayor Smith advised that he will be meeting with a contractor for the Downtown Park project and is looking forward to seeing a lot of progress on the project.

Mayor Smith urges everyone to complete their Census Report.  This is crucial for the town in receiving grant money.

Mayor Smith shared with the council his concerns for a leash law.  Council agreed this should be pursued.

Police Chief Mark Dodd gave an update on the officers that are now employed by the Town.

On motion by Alderman Hoggatt, second by Alderman Andrews to pay bills.  Motion carried.

On motion by Alderman Andrews , second by Alderwoman Davis to adjourn.  Motion carried.