Latest News from City of Rockford

Proposed Change in Wastewater Billing

Proposed Change in Wastewater Billing. The Rockford City Council and Staff have been discussing and reviewing the impact of no summer water use on the averaging method of wastewater billing. Based upon those discussions, it is proposed that: the wastewater averaging be recalibrated every November; new residents be given the choice between actual … [Read More...]

Rockford Fire Auxiliary Annual Spaghetti Dinner

Saturday, February 23, 2019 (4:30pm-8pm) at the Rockford Fire Station, 6700 Main Street All you can eat spaghetti, garlic bread, milk and dessert All tickets sold at the door the night of the event: $8 Adults $5 Children (ages 6-12) $5 Seniors (ages 60+) 5 and under free SILENT AUCTION and RAFFLE items … [Read More...]

Truth in Taxation Hearing – Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 6pm

2019 Budget and Property Tax Levy Truth in Taxation Public Hearing Notice     … [Read More...]

Wastewater Billing Calculation (Actual vs. Averaging) Open Until December 28, 2018

Historically, wastewater rates had only been calculated based on the average water used between November 15th and April 15th and recalculated annually. In 2014 the City Council passed an ordinance to allow residents the choice between being billed for their wastewater use based upon their actual water use or continuing with the old system which … [Read More...]

Christmas Tree Pick-Up – Wednesday, January 9, 2019

If you would like to have your tree picked-up, you MUST call City Hall by noon on Monday, January 7, 2019 to sign-up. The cost is $10 and will be billed to your Waste Management account.  Trees need to be to the curb by 7am the day of the pick-up (just like garbage and recycling). Call Audra at 763-634-8770 to be added to the list. We will … [Read More...]