1. Photos of Great Lakes Naval Station bands Liberty Call and Brass Ambassadors

    Navy Bands and Summer Sweets at Rock Island Library June 27

    Navy Bands to Play at Rock Island Public Library on June 27. as part of Quad City Navy Week and the Library's Summer Sweets event featuring Scratch cupcakes, Cool Beanz coffee, and more fun. Bring a chair and stay for a while! Read on...
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    Update Rock Island - June 10, 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...
  3. High resolution illustration of new I-74 bridge arches

    Tour the New I-74 Bridge in a Virtual Way at RI Library

    Gain a whole new view of the I-74 Mississippi River Bridge project, thanks to virtual reality technology available at the Rock Island Public Library Downtown through September 27. Read on...
  4. Important

    Bike Path Closure

    Effective immediately the bike path is closed from Schwiebert Riverfront Park to 3rd Avenue/Mill Street due to a MidAmerican Energy power pole that has caught on fire. Read on...
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    My Library Rewards™ Launches at Rock Island Public Library

    Now that Rock Island Public Library has introduced the My Library Rewards program, your checkouts can help you earn points towards rewards at local businesses and more, Read on...
  6. Starlight Concert

    Starlight Revue: Free Summer Concerts in Lincoln Park

    Come dance or relax under the stars at this year’s Starlight Revue free concert series... Read on...
  7. 76ers

    Quad City 76ers Semi-Pro Baseball at Douglas Park

    Come out to the newly renovated Douglas Park to watch the Quad City 76ers Semi-Pro Baseball Club.... Read on...
  8. Rock River Dam

    Rock River Flood Warning

    Due to the continued high river level on the Rock River the City of Rock Island is recommending boaters avoid the Rock River west of Ben Williamson Park. 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. 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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