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    Holiday Refuse, Recycling, and Yard Waste Collection Schedule

    During the week of the Thanksgiving holiday, refuse will be on schedule Monday-Wednesday, rest of week one day late; recycling will be on schedule Tuesday-Wednesday, rest of week one day late; and yard waste will be on its normal collection schedule. Read on...
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    Rock Island Annual Holiday Lighting Contest

    The City of Rock Island’s Beautification Commission is sponsoring it's 32nd Annual Holiday Lighting Contest. Nominations for both residential and commercial holiday lighting displays will be accepted through December 6th, 2017. Read on...
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    Update Rock Island - November 13, 2017

    Update Rock Island is a segment at City Council meetings given by Mayor Mike Thoms focusing on news in Rock Island. The video segment from the meeting is available on YouTube. Read on...
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    City of Rock Island CY 2018 Budget Information

    City of Rock Island staff will present the City's Calendar Year 2018 Budget Read on...
  5. Holiday Card Class projects for November 28, 2017

    Personalize your greetings with holiday card class

    Take your holiday greetings from ho-hum to heartfelt with a free card class for adults from the Rock Island Public Library. Read on...
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    Road Closure to Thru Traffic, 17 ST 4-5 AV

    On Saturday, November 4, 2017, utility work will begin on 17th Street between 4th Avenue and 5th Avenue. Read on...
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    Detour and Road Closure to Thru Traffic, 7 AV at 27 ST

    On Monday, October 23, the intersection of 7th Avenue and 27th Street will be closed to traffic for installation of a new storm sewer in relation to the City’s Long Term Control Plan. Read on...
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    Free Leaf Collection Program

    The City of Rock Island is providing free leaf collection for its residential refuse customers from Monday, October 9 through Friday, December 1, 2017. Read on...
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    I-74 Mississippi River Bridge Construction Project

    In order to keep the community informed of the I-74 Mississippi River Bridge Construction Project, news releases will be sent periodically. Read on...
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