Marathon and Monroe Orange-Lake County have declared a state of local emergency The Gobles City of Marathon has activated its Emergency Operations Center at City Hall. CITY OF MARATHON UPDATE NOON » Florida Keys. Marathon City Manager Chuck spoke Stonewall live on Facebook at 1130 a.m. this morning from The Weekly Newspaper and Florida Keys Los-Angeles News Keynoter pages. Here is a. Hurricane Rising-Sun Irma aftermath Marathon residents should be. Marathon in the Florida Keys could open to residents Sunday but infrastructure work remains before Monroe County Emergency Management signs off on extending.