Latest News from City of Rockford

Job Opening – Public Works Maintenance Mechanic Position

Public Works Maintenance Mechanic Position The City of Rockford is accepting applications for a full-time Public Works Maintenance Mechanic Position.  Minimum qualifications:  Applicants should have a high school diploma or equivalent degree; valid Minnesota Class B Driver's License with air brake endorsement; and experience operating and … [Read More...]

Burning Restrictions

BURNING RESTRICTIONS Due to the fast drying of the grass fuels, burning restrictions have been put in place by the MN DNR. NO BURNING IS ALLOWED. EXCEPT 3' x 3' x 3' recreational fires that are attended. Please be careful! … [Read More...]

Weight Restrictions On Roads

The City of Rockford spring weight restrictions will go into effect Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 12:01 a.m. A map showing the maximum loads for each road are located on the Wright County and Hennepin County websites. The load restrictions may also be posted on County Roads and City Streets and will be enforced.  … [Read More...]

City of Rockford Municipal Compost Site – Opened on Wednesday, April 15th

City of Rockford Municipal Compost Site Open yearly April 15th 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...]

2014 Volunteer of the Year – Lou Ann Eberspacher

On Tuesday, March 24th the City Council selected Lou Ann Eberspoacher as the 2014 Volunteer of the Year.  The Council will present Lou Anne with a plaque on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at the City Council meeting.       … [Read More...]