1. Leaf Bags

    Leaf Collection Program

    The City of Rock Island is providing leaf collection for its residential refuse customers from Monday, October 11 through Friday, December 3, 2021. Read on...
  2. Detour and Stop Signs

    Detour and Road Closure to Thru Traffic, 44 ST Railroad Crossing between 4-5 AV

    Beginning on Tuesday morning, September 28, 2021, the 44h Street railroad crossing between 4th and 5th Avenues will be closed to through traffic. Read on...
  3. ACR Grant

    African American Civil Rights Grant

    The City of Rock Island has been awarded an African American Civil Rights grant provided by the Historic Preservation Fund and the National Park Service in the amount of $33,500.00. Read on...
  4. garage sale

    Fall Community Garage Sale at Longview Park

    Come search for a great bargain or hidden treasure! Read on...
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    City of Rock Island 2021 City Council Sessions

    City of Rock Island 2021 Council Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats (SWOT) Analysis and Strategic Planning Sessions Read on...
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    City of Rock Island Water and Sewer Privatization Update

    The Rock Island City Council is suspending further exploration into the privatization of the City's water and sewer utilities. Read on...
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    Learn More about Your Library Card Benefits with Library University

    September is Library Card Sign Up Month, and as a reminder of the awesome power and benefits of having a simple plastic library card, Rock Island Public Library will offer free “library university” online courses all this month. Read on...
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    Three ways to listen to a story with Rock Island Public Library

    Parents and other caregivers now have more options for storytimes at the Rock Island Public Library. Read on...
  9. citizens 2019

    2021 Citizen of the Year Award Winners Announced!

    The City of Rock Island is pleased to announce the 2021 Citizens of the Year in seven categories. During the September 27 City Council meeting, all recipients will be announced. All recipients have been invited to participate in the Labor Day Parade. Read on...
  10. Rock River Dam

    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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