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Posted on: May 23, 2016

Holiday Refuse, Yardwaste, and Recycling Collection Schedule

Due to the Memorial Day holiday, refuse and yardwaste collection will be one day late all week. Curbside recycling collection will be on schedule.

The Drop-Off Center located at Millennium Waste, 13606 Knoxville Road, Milan will be open on Saturday fr...Read on...

Posted on: May 20, 2016

Road Closure to Thru Traffic - Intersection 23 AV and 45 ST

Street construction at the intersection of 23rd Avenue and 45th Street closed the road to through traffic.

Pending favorable weather, the resumption of through traffic is anticipated to be within two weeks.

Travel delays can be expected during the c...Read on...

Posted on: May 20, 2016

Rock Island On the Record

Rock Island On the Record Segments can be found here:
http://www.ourquadcities.com/ri-on-the-record

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Posted on: May 18, 2016

All Aboard For Christian Care!

All Aboard for Christian Care! Who will be the first person to ride the Zephyr in 2016? You tell us! Your vote matters, see what Mayor Pauley has to say in the Video below!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f5nzGVLotr8&feature=youtu.be

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Posted on: May 18, 2016

Road Closures to Thru Traffic, 12 ST and 13 ST between 5 AV and 7 AV

On Wednesday, May 18, 2016, pavement removal and reconstruction will require road closure to through traffic on 12th Street and 13th Street between 5th Avenue and 7th Avenue. Eastbound and westbound traffic will not be affected for 5th Avenue and 7th Ave...Read on...

Posted on: May 17, 2016

Update Rock Island - May 16, 2016

Update Rock Island is a segment at City Council meetings given by Mayor Dennis Pauley focusing on news in Rock Island. The video segment from the meeting is available on YouTube.

Development Code Open House

The City of Rock Island is in the process ...Read on...

Posted on: May 12, 2016

All Aboard for Christian Care

Whitewater Junction is teaming up with Christian Care as a fundraiser to see who will be the first to ride the Zephyr waterslide in 2016. Will it be Rock Island Mayor Dennis Pauley, WHBF anchors Jim Niedelman or Tiffany Lundberg, or will it be one of the ...Read on...

Posted on: May 11, 2016

MLK Center hosts its 4th Annual Prostate Cancer Awareness and Testing Summit

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Center promotes a “Leave No Man Behind” campaign as they prepare for their Prostate Cancer Awareness and Testing Summit. The Summit is to be held on Saturday, June 25, 8:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Communit...Read on...

Posted on: May 3, 2016

Road Construction/Lane Restrictions, 38 ST 18 AV Intersection

On Wednesday, May 11, 2016, road construction will begin at the intersection of 38th Street and 18th Avenue. This project will consist of resurfacing the intersection roadway, sidewalks, pedestrian ramps, driveways and traffic/pedestrian signal upgrades....Read on...

Posted on: April 22, 2016

2016 Citizen of the Year Award Nominations

Do you know someone that deserves to be recognized for what they do for the community? If so, this is your opportunity to nominate them for the 2016 Citizen of the Year Awards, sponsored by the Mayor and City Council. There are seven categories for Rock ...Read on...

Posted on: March 10, 2016

Road Construction, 14th Avenue between 25th and 30th Street

On Monday, March 14, 2016, concrete patching will begin along 14th Avenue between 25th and 30th Street. To complete the work, temporary lane closures will take place along 14th Avenue. City crews will begin saw cutting immediately.

The project is expe...Read on...