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    Picnic Shelter Reservations

    Rock Island Parks and Recreation will accept picnic shelter reservations... Read on...
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    Hip Hop Hooray the Spring Egg Hunt’s on its Way!

    Thousands of colorful eggs will fill Lincoln Park... Read on...
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    Rock Island’s 2nd Annual Underwater Egg Hunt

    Kids, grab your swim suit and goggles and come to RIFAC... Read on...
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    RIFAC Preschool Expands

    The RIFAC Preschool Program is expanding its offerings and looking for students... Read on...
  5. Traffic Cones

    38 ST Resurfacing Project; 7 AV to Blackhawk RD

    Road construction on 38th Street between 7th Avenue and Blackhawk Road is to begin the week of March 25, 2019. Construction is anticipated to last until November, 2019. Read on...
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    Leaf Collection Program

    The City of Rock Island is providing leaf collection for its residential refuse customers from Monday, April 15 through Friday, May 3, 2019. Read on...
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    Getting Crafty with New Event Series at Rock Island Library

    The Rock Island Public Library offers several ways to get creative at your library and take time for you with new events starting this month. Read on...
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    Update Rock Island - March 11, 2019

    Update Rock Island is a segment at City Council meetings given by Mayor Mike Thoms focusing on news in Rock Island. The video segment from the meeting is available on YouTube. Read on...
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    Rock Island Library Adds New Film Streaming Service, Kanopy

    Patrons of the Rock Island Library can now stream thousands of thoughtful films through Kanopy on-demand video, courtesy of their Rock Island Library card. Read on...
  10. Photo of author Jason Reynolds provided by his publisher Simon & Schuster

    Noted Author Jason Reynolds Visiting the Quad Cities in March

    Thanks to the efforts of the Davenport Public Library, in partnership with the Rock Island Public Library, award-winning author Jason Reynolds will be speaking in Davenport on March 28 and Rock Island on March 29. Read on...
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    Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Contractors

    The City of Rock Island is working with Augustana College to study Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) contractors within the area that perform work on public works projects. Read on...
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    I-74 Mississippi River Bridge Construction Project

    In order to keep the community informed of the I-74 Mississippi River Bridge Construction Project, news releases will be sent periodically. Read on...
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