Marienrachdorf is an Ortsgemeinde – a community belonging to a – in the Verbandsgemeinde Westerwaldkreis in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.
Geography [ edit ]
Location [ edit ]
Marienrachdorf lies 4 km northwest of
Selters. The community belongs to the , a kind of collective municipality. Verbandsgemeinde of Selters
History [ edit ]
In 1190, Marienrachdorf had its first documentary mention as
Rachdorf. In 1972, in the course of municipal restructuring, the Verbandsgemeinde of Selters was founded, to which Marienrachdorf belongs.
Politics [ edit ]
The council is made up of 12 council members, as well as the honorary and presiding mayor (
Ortsbürgermeisterin), who were elected in a majority vote in a municipal election on 13 June 2004. Apportionment of seats on Council:
Kirchenchor Cäcilia (church
choir) Musikverein 1977 Marienrachdorf e.V. (music)
Angelsportverein Marienrachdorf (
angling) Gymnastikverein (women’s
gymnastics) Sportverein Marienrachdorf e.V. 1921 (sport)
Economy and infrastructure [ edit ]
Transport [ edit ]
Northwest of the community runs
413, leading from Bundesstraße Bendorf to Hachenburg. The nearest Autobahn interchange is on the Dierdorf A 3 ( Cologne– Frankfurt). The nearest InterCityExpress stop is the railway station at Montabaur on the Cologne-Frankfurt high-speed rail line.
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