Hello and welcome to the website for the Mayor of the City of Tallahassee. It is my honor to serve as your Mayor and I welcome your input and ideas on how to make this city - your city - better.
This site will provide you with a wide array of information including current initiatives. The site reflects our ongoing efforts to keep you informed. Thank you for visiting the Mayor's section of Talgov.com.
Sincerely, John R. Marks, III
How You Can Help Restore Amtrak Passenger Service to Tallahassee
Amtrak service in North Florida was suspended in since 2005, when Hurricane Katrina caused damage to part of the Sunset Limited Route from New Orleans to Jacksonville. Repairs enabled the restoration of freight train traffic; however, Amtrak has not reestablished passenger service along this portion of the Sunset Limited Route. The federal Passenger Rail Investment and Improvement Act of 2008 required Amtrak to submit a plan to restore passenger rail service between New Orleans, Louisiana and Jacksonville/Sanford, Florida; but the necessary steps detailed in this plan have yet to be implemented. (Continue to the main story)
Mayor Site Links
Mayor's Bio and Resume
About Mayor John Marks and his experience.
Photos of the mayor attending local and national events.