Latest News from City of Rockford

Compost Site Closed for the Season

The compost site is closed for the season. Reminder – ONLY compost material originating from within the city limits shall be accepted at the municipal site. No Dumping Allowed – items accepted:  grass clippings, leaves and brush no large than 3” diameter.  All bags used to transport composting must be removed.  No tree/lawn care … [Read More...]

Request for Proposals – Development of site at 5910 Main Street, Rockford, MN

The City of Rockford is requesting Proposals for Development of 5910 Main Street (the old Lumberyard property). The complete Request for Proposals document, along with an ALTA Survey and Phase I Environmental Report for this site is available for download (see attachments). Proposals for Development must be received by 12:00 noon on Friday, … [Read More...]

Commission Openings: Park & Recreation and Planning & Zoning

There will be openings for three-year terms beginning January 2018 for P&R and P&Z. If you are interested in applying, please complete the Commission Application and return the completed application to City Hall by December 6, 2017. … [Read More...]

Hydrant Flushing – Tuesday, October 24, 2017 starting at 2am until completion

The City of Rockford will be flushing hydrants on Tuesday, October 24th starting at 2am until completion.  IF the weather is bad, flushing will be delayed to the next day. Residents may experience low water pressure and discoloration to water.  It is recommended that you DO NOT wash clothing during this time period. Call City Hall if you … [Read More...]

Rocktoberfest – Saturday, October 7th starting at 4pm…see the All Star Line-Up

      Welcome to Rocktober! It’s Rockweek, with Rocktoberfest II this Saturday – just a short six days away. We will have a few posts this week with updates on this free community concert, but here are some initial thoughts and updates as we get ready for a great event!   The schedule for the bands at this … [Read More...]