Memorial Day Parade Route and Activities – Monday, May 27, 2019

Monday, May 27, 2019

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, starting at 11am until sold out!

Historic Stork House Pie & Ice Cream Social – 8131 Bridge Street, noon-2pm.

United Presbyterian Church Open House – 6301 Maple Street, approximately 10am-11:30am


For more information, contact Rick Martinson at 612-618-5588 or

Memorial Day Parade Route Map

Job Opening- Seasonal Parks Maintenance Worker

Seasonal Job Opening:

Seasonal Parks Maintenance Worker

The City of Rockford is recruiting for a Seasonal Parks Maintenance Worker from mid-May through August. Minimum requirements are 18 years of age and a valid driver’s license.  Previous experience in lawn care desired but not required.  Pay is $11 – $12 per hour depending on qualifications.

Application, Job Description and Veteran’s Preference are linked below or you may also be obtained paper copy’s at City Hall, 6031 Main Street, Rockford, MN  55373.

2019 Seasonal Parks Maintenance Worker

Seasonal Parks Maintenance Job Description

Employment Application and Veteran’s Preference Form

Application Instructions:  To apply, please submit a Completed City Employment Application and Veteran’s Preference Form to City Hall:  6031 Main Street, Rockford, MN  55373.  Applications accepted until the position is filled.

Spring Load Restrictions for Roads ENDS – Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at 12:01am


The ENDING DATE for Spring Load Restrictions for roads within the City of Rockford is Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at 12:01 AM.

Clean-Up Day – Saturday, May 4th (8am-noon)

Clean-Up Day is this Saturday, May 4th (8am-noon).

For more information, see attached flyer and map:

2019 Clean Up Day Flyer and Map

Rockford Fire Department Pancake Breakfast – Sunday, May 5th (7am-noon)

Pancakes, French Toast, Eggs, Sausage, Milk, Juice & Coffee

Location – Rockford Fire Station – 6700 Main Street

Raffle Tickets $1