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Posted on: March 31, 2020

Leaf Collection Program

Leaf Bags

The City of Rock Island is providing leaf collection for its residential refuse customers from Monday, April 13 through Friday, May 1, 2020.  However due to the COVID-19 pandemic and limited staffing, leaf bags will only be available at the Publi...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Rock Island Partnership Launches Emergency Grant Fund for RI Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

Mike Thoms

Rock Island, IL: In less than one week from launching their COVID-19 business assessment, the City of Rock Island and the Development Association of Rock Island, Inc. (DARI) launched the Small Business Stabilization Fund in response to over 100 businesses...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Housing Needs Assessment

Housing Needs Flier

The final draft of the Housing Needs Assessment Study is now available for public review from Friday, March 27th, 2020 through Monday, April 6, 2020. 

Please follow these steps to locate the document on our city website:  

www.rigov.org>...

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Posted on: March 11, 2020

Update Rock Island - March 25, 2020

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City of Rock Island Office Closures - In the interest of public health and safety, City Hall will be closed to the public until further notice.  Water payments may be placed in the secure drop box on the corner of 16th Street and 3rd Avenue. &...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Refuse and Yard Waste Drop Off Center Closed

In an effort to reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus the Refuse and Yard Waste Drop Off Center located at Millennium Waste, 13606 Knoxville Road, Milan, will be closed on Saturdays.


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Posted on: March 20, 2020

To all Rock Island Liquor License Holders:

Mike Thoms

Late yesterday, the Illinois Liquor Control Commission issued COVID-19 Related Action issuing guidance on whether a State liquor license holder authorized to conduct on-premises alcoholic liquor sales only can sell "Packaged Sales" or "To G...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Rock Island Public Libraries Closed for COVID-19 Prevention

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As part of the Rock Island Public Library’s commitment to work within health guidelines and help prevent or mitigate the spread of COVID-19, all Rock Island Public Library locations will be closed to the public from 8:00 pm today, Monday, March ...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Rock Island Parks and Recreation COVID-19 Closures

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    The Rock Island Parks and Recreation Department is extending the closure of programs, events, and facilities through the end of April following the Illinois governor extension of the Stay at Home order.

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Posted on: February 28, 2020

2020 Census

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All residents of the City will receive an invitation from the Census Bureau in March to fill out the Census. A complete count for Rock Island will result in federal dollars being invested right back into the City. 

 

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Posted on: February 25, 2020

Be Clean AND Green with These Free RIPL Classes

DIY Cleaning Solutions Event

Homemade, natural cleaners have gained increasing popularity with people concerned about cost and the environment. The Rock Island Public Library will help people learn more about this topic with three hands-on classes for adults in March, April, and May....

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