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    Officer Involved Shooting - Update

    The Rock Island Police Department is releasing the identities of the four officers involved in the October 16th, 2020 officer involved shooting: Read on...
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    Frieze Lectures Consider Global Crises, Past and Present

    Two lectures from Rock Island Library and Augustana College will take a deeper look at our reaction to global crises, past and present, as part of the 23rd annual Frieze Lecture Series. Read on...
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    Trick or Treat Hours

    Trick or Treat hours in the City of Rock Island have been set for Saturday, October 31st from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. Read on...
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    Rock Island Library Introduces Homebound Resources Program

    The Rock Island Public Library has introduced a Homebound Resources service to deliver library materials to Rock Island and Milan residents who are temporarily or permanently homebound. Read on...
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    Library2Go Mobile Library Schedule for October 1- October 30

    October routes for Library2Go, the Rock Island Public Library's mobile outreach vehicle, continue running on a consistent schedule through October 30. A special Park 'n Craft is planned for October 5. Read on...
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    Leaf Collection Program

    The City of Rock Island is providing leaf collection for its residential refuse customers from Monday, October 12 through Friday, December 4, 2020. Read on...
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    Fire Hydrant Flushing Program

    The City of Rock Island’s Public Works Department will begin the Fire Hydrant Flushing Program on Sunday, September 20, 2020, at 12:00 AM (midnight). Crews will be flushing fire hydrants on first and third shifts until completed. Read on...
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    City of Rock Island Response to Storm

    City of Rock Island crews are currently out cleaning the roadways of debris, limbs and trees. Read on...
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    Candidate Packets Available for April 2021 Election

    Candidate Packets are available those interested in running for Rock Island Mayor, Alderman Ward 1, Alderman Ward 3, Alderman Ward 5 or Alderman Ward 7 Read on...
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    Road Closure to Thru Traffic, 35 ST North of 7 AV

    Beginning Wednesday, April 15, 2020, 35th Street north of 7th Avenue will be closed due to construction on the campus of Augustana College. Read on...
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