State of the City Speech

An Update on the City of Rock Island


Former Mayor Dennis E. Pauley gave the annual State of the City Address at the City Council meeting on January 9, 2017. A video presentation is also available for viewing.

Topics included:
  • New and expanded businesses in the past year
  • Staff and department updates
  • New and renovated housing
  • City successes
  • Infrastructure and capital improvements
  • Achievements in the past eight years
  • Plans for 2017 and beyond