Latest News from City of Rockford

Town Hall Meeting – Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 6pm at the Rockford Fire Department

Thank you for your calls and visits, we appreciate you voicing your questions, comments and concerns regarding this month’s utility bills. The City would like to hold a Town Hall Meeting at the Rockford Fire Department (6700 Main Street) next Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. We will discuss the current rate structure, reasons for the … [Read More...]

State Highway 55 Lanes CLOSE Overnight starting Tuesday, September 2nd through Sunday, September 7th DATES CHANGED

UPDATE: Work temporarily suspended, schedule change Highway 55 lanes close overnight Sept. 2–7 State Highway 55 Lanes CLOSE Overnight – Sunday, August 24, 2014 –Friday, August 29, 2014 CHANGED TO:  Tuesday, September 2nd throught Sunday, September 7th! Expect delays up to 20 minutes as flaggers, pilot car direct traffic through work … [Read More...]

2014 Rockford Utility Improvements – Construction Notice(s)

Maplewood Manor Updates Update 08/22/2014 Update 08/15/2014 Update 08/08/2014 Update 08/01/2014 Update 07/25/2014 Update 07/18/2014 Update 07/11/2014 Update 07/03/2014 Update 06/27/2014 Update 06/20/2014 Update 06/13/2014 Update 06/06/2014 Update 05/30/2014 Update 05/23/2014 Update … [Read More...]

Water and Wastewater Rates Increase Effective July 15th

Rockford Residents and Members of the Community, The City of Rockford will implement the following rates and schedule changes which will be reflected in the August 2014 utility bill: Water usage rates: $5.54 per 1,000 gallons Discontinue charging a minimal water use of 3,000 gallons Base rate for water and wastewater per month of … [Read More...]

Rockford Community Market – Fridays (3pm-7pm)

Rockford Community Market on Friday's May 16th - October 17th, 2014 3pm to 7pm (earlier closing September and October) Rockford Mall - 8900 Walnut Street (north side of State Highway 55) west end parking lot Local fresh farm produce Local products such as honey, maple syrup Local home-crafted jellies, jam, pickles, bread Local … [Read More...]