Dennis E. Pauley  
City Officials
Title: Mayor
Phone: (309) 732-2012

Mayor Dennis PauleyElected: May 1, 2009

May 6, 2013 - May 6, 2017

Home Address
3923 12 Street
Rock Island, IL 61201

Dennis Pauley is currently serving his second term as mayor, after serving one term as alderman for the third ward. Please read a welcome message from the mayor.

A native of the Quad Cities, Mayor Pauley has lived in Rock Island over 50 years. He is a graduate of Rock Island High School and went on to attend St. Ambrose University in Davenport through the Accel Program. He is currently the Director of External Affairs at AT&T.

He has been very active within the community, currently serving on the Q.C. First board, the Q.C. Health Initiative, and the Development Association of Rock Island (DARI) board. He has also served on the DARI Executive Committee, the United Way of Illinois Board, the Quad City Development Group Executive Committee, as well as several other local boards and commissions. After his election, Mayor Pauley created the Safer Community Task Force to engage citizens in improving safety in neighborhoods and understanding crime prevention. Annually the mayor presents a State of the City Address to inform and update citizens.

In his free time, Mayor Pauley enjoys golfing and keeping up with his six daughters and nine grandchildren. He enjoys living in Rock Island because of the excellent city services and because there is always something to do. 

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