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    Detour and Road Closure to Thru Traffic; 5 ST 17-18 AV

    To allow for a pavement repair on 5th Street, 5th Street will be closed to through traffic starting Monday morning, August 20th and extend through late Tuesday afternoon, August 21st. Read on...
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    Update Rock Island - August 13, 2018

    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. 2018 Rock Island Citizen of the Year Award Winners

    Each year the City of Rock Island invites the public to nominate Rock Island businesses, professionals, educators, and individuals for the Citizen of the Year Awards. Read on...
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    Lock It Up Initiative

    Vehicle Thefts and Burglaries to homes and cars have been an increasing crime trend in the Quad Cities and we need your help to stop it. Read on...
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    Deer Management Program 2018/19 Archery Hunting Season

    Effective August 7, 2018 the City of Rock Island will begin accepting applications for the 2018/19 archery deer hunting season, as defined by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources. Read on...
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    Head Back to School with Amazing Events this August

    It's back to school in Rock Island and Milan, but there's still time for fun this summer! Join your Rock Island Public Library for amazing August activities for youth and families. Read on...
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    Make your Mondays Amazing in August

    Mondays aren't known for fun, but the Rock Island Library plans to change that with a number of free Monday events for adults and their families this August. Read on...
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    Schools Open Thursday, August 2nd, 2018

    Chief Jeff VenHuizen reports that the Rock Island Police Department would like to enhance the safety of children in our community by offering some tips for the motoring public. The greatest threat children face today is motor vehicle crashes. Read on...
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    Labor Day Parade

    The City of Rock Island Annual Labor Day Parade Information 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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