Kate Hotle  
City Officials
Title: Fifth Ward Alderman
Phone: 309-269-7969
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Kate HotleElected: April 9, 2013

May 6, 2013 - May 6, 2017

Home Address
556 30th Street, Apt 1
Rock Island, IL 61201

Alderman Hotle was born and raised in Rock Island’s Fifth Ward and is a proud graduate of Rock Island public schools. She is currently serving her first term as Alderman of the Fifth Ward in which she is privileged to represent a diverse group of constituents who include her parents, brother and grandmother.

Alderman Hotle had an interest and passion for public service from an early age, eventually leading her to obtain a Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Policy from DePaul University. After graduation, she has worked in a variety of capacities in the Rock Island community including interning for the City of Rock Island, substitute teaching in the Rock Island School District, working at Project Now and now in her most privileged role, serving as the 5th Ward Alderman. She also currently serves on the Neighborhood Partners board, the youth council for the Rock Island County Work Force Development Board, the general policy committee for the Illinois Municipal League and is an active participant in the Governor James Edgar Fellows Program. She is employed at Mediacom Communications as a Government Relations Manager.

Alderman Hotle’s says the following about Rock Island, “Rock Island is a City home to people passionate about their community. It is a place where people call you by name and always welcome you in the front door. For a community our size, we have an incredible amount of diversity and rich culture in history and the arts. I’m proud to be a Rock!”  

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