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.
Labor Day Parade Registration - Calling all families, schools, churches, organizations, clubs and businesses! The 34th annual Rock Island Labor Day Parade is scheduled for Monday, September 3, 2018. Registration forms, due dates, themes and more information can be found at www.rigov.org. Get your organization entered so citizens can see your name in a unique way.
Community Crime Prevention Partnership Meeting – On Wednesday, August 15, 2018 the Police Department will continue their monthly informational meetings intended to strengthen existing partnerships with the citizens of Rock Island. This month’s topic will cover crime data, School Resource Officer and High School Liaison Officer. The meeting will take place at the Police Department Community Room at 1212 5th Avenue from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm.
Thursday Night Groove Concert Series -The "Thursday Night Groove" concert series continues for the fifth season at Schwiebert Riverfront Park on Thursday, August 23, 2018. Funktastic 5 will kick this season off, which deliver high energy songs. Event is open from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Rock Island Happy Joes will have pizza for sale and Bent River beer will be available for purchase. Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs. For more information please call (309) 732-7275.