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    Color Your World with Music in Black Hawk Park, June 19!

    Music is another art that paints a picture, and as part of Reading Colors Your World summer fun, the Rock Island Public Library will host a free concert at Black Hawk State Park on Saturday, June 19. Read on...
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    Levee Bike Path Closure to Thru Traffic, West of Arsenal Bridge

    Beginning at 7:00 AM on Monday, June 14, 2021, the Great River Trail Bike Path will be closed to through traffic for the Levee Maintenance Riprap Placement Project just west of the Arsenal Bridge. Read on...
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    Paint Your Summer in Vivid Color with Library Events

    Summer reading and events at the Rock Island Public Library continue June 7 through 12 with free events for all ages, including take-home kits for kids, a non-fiction book club for adults, and Summer2Go activities around library bookmobile stops. Read on...
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    Public Input sought on new Illinois Rail Study

    Public input sought through June 14 on new Illinois rail study Read on...
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    Movie in the Park: Croods 2

    Join the Rock Island Parks and Recreation Department for a Movie in the Park... Read on...
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    Whitewater Junction Season Opening

    Whitewater Junction is scheduled to open on Saturday, May 29th for the summer season! Read on...
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    Update Rock Island - May 24, 2021

    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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    Color In a Summer of Fun & Reading at the Rock Island Library

    From June 1 to July 31, Summer Reading Colors Your World events at the Rock Island Public Library will encourage readers of all ages to be creative, try new things, explore art and color, and see the beauty of diversity. Read on...
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    Illinois Rental Payment Program is Open for Applications

    The Illinois Housing Development Authority's statewide emergency rental assistance program is open. Applications can be accepted online only at https://ilrpp.ihda.org/. Read on...
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    Labor Day Parade; Save the Date

    The 2021 Labor Day parade Read on...
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    Starlight Revue Free Concerts

    Come dance or relax under the stars at this year’s Starlight Revue free concerts Read on...
  12. COVID19 Vaccination Appointment

    COVID-19 Vaccine Options

    Everyone age 16+ is now eligible for COVID-19 vaccine! Read on...
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    Rock River Warning

    Due to the continued high river level of the Rock River the City of Rock Island is recommending boaters avoid the Rock River west of Ben Williamson Park. Read on...
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