1. Downtown Rock Island Cleanup

    Keep Rock Island Beautiful is sponsoring a downtown Rock Island Cleanup on May 4th from 9 am to noon. Read on...
  2. Refuse truck and cart in neighborhood during leaf bag collection

    Holiday Refuse, Recycling and Yard Waste Collection Schedule

    Refuse, recycling, and yard waste collection will be on the normal collection schedule during the week of the Good Friday holiday. Read on...
  3. Garage Sale

    Spring Community Garage Sale

    Over 6,000 square feet of shopping for toys, home décor, furniture, trinkets and more... Read on...
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    Rock Island Library Offers Free Community Shred Day Thursday, May 2

    Take control of your financial records and reduce paper clutter safely and securely with the Rock Island Public Library's free Community Shred Day on Thursday, May 2, in the Rock Island Downtown Library parking lot. Read on...
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    Join In the Big Table, with Open Discussions at Rock Island Public Library

    In cooperation with the Quad Cities Chamber of Commerce Q2030 initiative, the Rock Island Public Library will host two “Big Table” discussions on Friday, April 26 at the Rock Island Downtown Library, 401 19th Street, Rock Island. Read on...
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    Update Rock Island - April 8, 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...
  7. Road Closed Sign

    Road Closure to Thru Traffic, 5 AV West of 40 ST

    Beginning Friday, April 5, 2019, 5th Avenue just west of 40th Street will be closed due to water on pavement related to the Mississippi River flooding. Read on...
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    NFL to Honor Rock Island as One of Its 'Original Towns'

    Rock Island will host a live hometown event to announce a 2019 NFL Draft pick... Read on...
  9. 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...
  10. Leaf Bags 3

    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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    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...
  12. I-74 Mississippi River Bridge Logo

    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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