Latest News from City of Rockford

Hydrant Flushing – Tuesday, April 25, 2017 starting at 2am until completion

The City of Rockford will be flushing hydrants on Tuesday, April 25th 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 any … [Read More...]

City of Rockford Clean-Up Day on Saturday, May 7, 2016 (8am-noon)

The City of Rockford will host the annual Clean-Up Day on Saturday, May 6, 2017 from 8am-noon at the Public Works Facility - 6551 Utility Drive (look for the signs). 2017 Clean Up Day Flyer Clean Up Day Map       … [Read More...]

Job Opening- Seasonal Parks Workers

Seasonal Job Opening: Seasonal Parks Maintenance Worker The City of Rockford is recruiting for a seasonal Parks Maintenance Worker from mid May through August, depending on needs. Minimum requirements are 18 years of age and a valid driver's license.  Previous experience in lawn care desired but not required. Application and Veteran's … [Read More...]

City of Rockford Municipal Compost Site OPEN starting April 5th

City of Rockford Municipal Compost Site Open yearly April 5th to November 1st - weather pending Hours:  Monday-Friday 7:30am-3:00pm, Wednesday 4:30pm-dusk and Saturday 8am-noon No Dumping Allowed – items accepted:  grass clippings, leaves and brush no larger than 3” diameter All bags used to transport composting must be … [Read More...]

Memorial Day Parade Route and Activities – Monday, May 29, 2017

Monday, May 29, 2017 Parade starts at 10:00 am in front of the Rockford Middle School on Ash Street. Navy Memorial at Crow River (Bridge St and Mechanic St) at approximately 10:15am. Memorial Service at Elmwood Cemetery (Maple Street) at approximately 10:30am.   Lion's Pork Chop Dinner at Riverside Park - 8220 Elm Street, … [Read More...]