1. Starlight Concert

    Starlight Revue: Free Summer Concerts in Lincoln Park

    Come dance or relax under the stars at this year’s Starlight Revue free concert series... Read on...
  2. 76ers

    Quad City 76ers Semi-Pro Baseball at Douglas Park

    Come out to the newly renovated Douglas Park to watch the Quad City 76ers Semi-Pro Baseball Club.... Read on...
  3. Movies in Longview Park

    Movies in the Park

    Join us for a family friendly movie will be featured on the Longview Park Upper Lawn... Read on...
  4. Police Badge

    Assist Agency

    On May 21st, 2019 the Rock Island Police Department was assisting the Davenport Police Department in attempting to locate Micha L. Bates (1/24/88) of Davenport, IA. Read on...
  5. Police Badge

    Traffic Fatality

    On May 21st, 2019 at 1711 hours, the Rock Island Police Department responded to a single vehicle accident at 37th Street and 16th Avenue. Read on...
  6. Rock Island, IL--Whitewater Aerial

    Whitewater Junction Season Opening

    Whitewater Junction is scheduled to open on Saturday, May 25th... Read on...
  7. Lissie 2018 concert

    8th Annual Laura's Legacy Concert for ALS featuring LISSIE

    Music, food, and family fun for a great cause at Schwiebert Riverfront Park.. Read on...
  8. Illustration with library books and other items circling around typed words Universe of Stories

    Register Now for Free Weekly Fun & Learning

    Kids of all ages can stay busy exploring new worlds of learning this summer, thanks to free Universe of Stories weekly art, science, math programs, along with summer reading challenges and more free events at the Rock Island Public Library. Read on...
  9. Centennial Bridge RI Sign 2

    Update Rock Island - May 20, 2019

    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...
  10. street repair with shovel

    18 AV Resurfacing Project; 18 AV 44 ST Intersection (north half)

    Due to pending inclement weather, the road closure scheduled for 44th Street where it intersects with the north side of 18th Avenue has been delayed until Tuesday, May 29, 2019. Read on...
  11. PW Flag

    Holiday Refuse, Recycling and Yard Waste Collection Schedule

    Refuse, recycling, and yard waste collection will be one day late all week during the week of the Memorial Day holiday. Read on...
  12. Police Badge

    Arrest Warrant issued Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm

    On Saturday, May 12th, 2019 at approximately 1:52 a.m., the Rock Island Police Department responded to the 2100 block of 3rd Ave in reference to a report of a fight / disturbance. Read on...
  13. 2 AV 17-18 ST Detour

    Detour and Road Closure to Thru Traffic; 2 AV 17-18 ST

    Beginning on Monday, May 20, 2019, 2nd Avenue between 17th and 18th Streets will be closed to through traffic to allow for water main work. Read on...
  14. Rock River Dam

    Rock River Flood Warning

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

    RFP for the Purchase and Rehabilitation of City Owned Property at 1307 44th Street

    RFP for the Purchase and Rehabilitation of City Owned Property located at 1307 44th Street Read on...
  16. Group Photo 2018 COY Category Winners

    2019 Rock Island Citizen of the Year Award Nominations

    Do you know someone who deserves to be recognized for what they do for the community? Read on...
  17. Detour Stop Signs

    Road Closure to Thru Traffic, 5 AV West of 40 ST

    Beginning Friday, April 26, 2019, 5th Avenue just west of 40th Street will be closed due to water on pavement related to the Mississippi River flooding. Read on...
  18. Traffic Cones

    38 ST Resurfacing Project; 7 AV to Blackhawk RD

    Road construction on 38th Street between 7th Avenue and Blackhawk Road is to begin the week of March 25, 2019. Construction is anticipated to last until November, 2019. Read on...
  19. I-74 Mississippi River Bridge Logo

    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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