The Marion Police Department is located at 14 Military Road in Marion, Arkansas. Marion, Arkansas is a very close neighbor of West Memphis, Arkansas as the city limits of both cities adjoin each other. Marion is located on I-55 as well as being approximately 1 1/2 miles north of I-40. The City of Marion is governed by a city wide elected Mayor and a city wide elected council board. The City of Marion offers all the advantages of small-town living with all the conveniences of a big city only 10 miles or 15 minutes away. This family centered community also offers the following: An active youth sports program that serves almost 1,200 youngsters. An excellent school system (enrollment about 3300) whose students and faculty routinely win state and national awards. The annual Esperanza Bonanza spring festival, featuring music, barbecue and crawfish on the first weekend in May.