Street Light Maintenance

Report a Street Light Outage


The City of Rock Island owns and maintains more than 1,300 street lights in the downtown area and major roadways. The Public Works Department’s Electrical Maintenance Division maintains these lights.

The City also contracts with MidAmerican Energy Company for the street lighting in residential areas.

Aluminum / Concrete Poles


City-owned street lights are mounted on aluminum or concrete poles. Contact the Public Works Department to report a street light outage.

Wooden Poles


MidAmerican Energy Company street lights are mounted on wooden poles. Contact the MidAmerican Energy Company at (888) 427-5632 to report a street light outage.

Request a New Street Light


To request a new street light, please contact the Planning and Redevelopment Division at (309) 732-2900.

For all other street light concerns, please fill out an online service request.