Posted on: January 17, 2017

Urban Erosion and Sediment Control Workshop

Come learn about erosion and sediment control requirements
at the Annual Urban Erosion and Sediment Control Workshop put on by the RockIsland Soil & Water Conservation District, the City of Rock Island, the
City of Moline, and Rock Island County.&...

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Workshop Flyer and Registration Form
Posted on: January 17, 2017

Update Rock Island - January 16, 2017

Rock Island Welcome

Update Rock Island is a segment at city council meetings given by Mayor Dennis Pauley focusing on news in Rock Island.

Community Crime Prevention Partnership Meeting

The Rock Island Police Department will be holding another educational meeting on Wednesday,...

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Posted on: January 16, 2017

Bridging the Opportunity Gap for Our Kids

The Rock Island Public Library will host a free public discussion on Building Success in Our Kids on Monday, Jan. 23 from 6:00 to 7:30 pm at the Rock Island Main Library, 401 19th Street. 

The free community forum is a follow up to a December visit to...

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Posted on: January 16, 2017

Curbside Recycling Collection One Day Late this Week

Due to the icy road conditions today, the City of Rock Island is delaying curbside recycling collection one day late this week for Curbside Recycling Program customers.

Posted on: January 12, 2017

Holiday Refuse and Recycling Collection Schedule

Refuse and recycling collection will be on the normal
collection schedule during the week of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.  

The Drop-Off Center located at MillenniumWaste, 13606 Knoxville Road, Milan will be open on Saturday from 7 a.m...

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Posted on: January 11, 2017

Rock Island Flood Risk Assessment Survey Project

The Illinois
Department of Natural Resources, Office of Water Resources (IDNR/OWR) ispartnering with the Illinois State Water Survey, Rock Island District US Army
Corps of Engineers, and the City of Rock Island to examine flood risk in theMississipp...

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Posted on: December 30, 2016

Library Early Learning Programs Start January 3

Parents of children under five can take advantage of early learning programs designed to help their children be ready to read and learn in 2017.

2017 kicks off with Play and Grow  for ages three and under and their caregivers. Play and Grow is off...

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Posted on: January 1, 2017

Plenty of appealing reasons to Chill Out and Read

Winter Reading Chill Out and Read

The library's Winter Reading kickoff takes a tropical twist with the Go Bananas for Reading event offered at the Quad City Botanical Center, 2525 4th Avenue, Rock Island. The Rock Island Library and the Botanical Center have teamed up to offer f...

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Posted on: December 22, 2016

New Year, New Library Hours

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New hours for Rock Island Library branches in 2017 are as follows:

Rock Island 30/31 Branch: 3059 30th Street, 309-732-7369: 

Monday/Tuesday: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Wednesday/Thursday: Noon to 8:00 pm

Friday/Saturday: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

City of Rock Island Relocated Recycling Drop-Off Center

The City of Rock Island’s Recycling Drop-Off Center has moved to 701 2nd Street (Southeast corner of intersection, east of the Municipal Services building).  The move was to make way for construction at the Water Treatment Plant facility. &...

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