Posted on: November 16, 2017

Holiday Refuse, Recycling, and Yard Waste Collection Schedule

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During the week of the Thanksgiving holiday, refuse will be on schedule Monday through Wednesday, rest of week one day late; recycling will be on schedule Tuesday and Wednesday, rest of week one day late; and yard waste will be on its normal collection sc...

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Posted on: November 14, 2017

Rock Island Annual Holiday Lighting Contest

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The City of Rock Island’s Beautification Commission is sponsoring Rock Island's 32nd Annual Holiday Lighting Contest.  To nominate a beautiful and festive residential or commercial light display, send the name and address of the display via e-mai...

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Posted on: November 14, 2017

Update Rock Island - November 13, 2017

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Community Crime Prevention Partnership Meeting – Please join the City of Rock Island Police Department on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 for their monthly crime prevention meeting. This month’s topic will focus on introducing Nicholas Pauley; the Elderly Se...

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

City of Rock Island CY 2018 Budget Information

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City of Rock Island staff will present the City’s Calendar Year 2018 Budget during the November 20, 2017 City Council meeting.

The Rock Island City Council will hold its Budget Review Session for Calendar Year 2018 on Monday, November 27, 2017 fr...

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Posted on: November 2, 2017

Personalize your greetings with holiday card class

Holiday Card Class projects for November 28, 2017

The Create Holiday Cards class is offered from 6:00 to 7:30 pm on Tuesday, November 28, at the Rock Island Downtown Library, 401 19th Street. Presenter April Hendrickson, of April Greetings, will show participants how to use clear acrylic stamps ...

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Posted on: November 1, 2017

Road Closure to Thru Traffic, 17 ST 4-5 AV

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On Saturday, November 4, 2017, utility work will begin on 17th Street between 4th Avenue and 5th Avenue.  The City of Rock Island will be completing storm sewer repairs in addition to water main construction.  Thru traffic will be closed...

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Posted on: October 19, 2017

Detour and Road Closure to Thru Traffic, 7 AV at 27 ST

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On Monday, October 23, the intersection of 7th Avenue and 27th Street will be closed to traffic for installation of a new storm sewer in relation to the City’s Long Term Control Plan.  Local traffic will be maintained along 7th Avenue u...

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Posted on: September 20, 2017

Free Leaf Collection Program

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The City of Rock Island is providing free leaf collection for its residential refuse customers from Monday, October 9 through Friday, December 1,
2017, 
with the following conditions:  customers must place the leaves in approved...

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Posted on: August 21, 2017

I-74 Mississippi River Bridge Construction Project

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In order to keep the community informed of the I-74 Mississippi River Bridge Construction Project, news releases will be sent periodically by the Iowa's Department of Transportation.  For the most up-to-date information, please visit http://www.i...

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