Temporary Water Shut-Off in the Winfield Ponds area

Temporary Water Shut-Off

The City of Rockford will be replacing two leaking valves on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, weather permitting.  The shut-off will occur between 8am and 4:30pm – provided no unforesen issues arise.

Location of leaks – Meadow Lake Trail & Willow Wood Trail and Ravenrock Road & Robertson Court.  Mainly affecting the Winfield Ponds neighborhood.  Call Public Works at 763-477-4346 if you have questions or concerns.

Water and Wastewater Rates Increase Effective July 15th

Rockford Residents and Members of the Community,

The City of Rockford will implement the following rates and schedule changes which will be reflected in the August 2014 utility bill:

Water usage rates: $5.54 per gallons
Discontinue charging a minimal water use of 3,000 gallons
Base rate for water and wastewater per month of $4.95
Wastewater usage rates: $7.45 per 1,000 gallons
Discontinue the averaging method for calculating wastewater and usage will be on actual gallons used

These changes have been made due to the increase of operating costs,
2014 Utility Bonds and Utility projects.
As always, we are committed to providing you with excellent service.  Any questions, please contact Rockford City Hall at 763-477-6565.

National Night Out – not in Riverside Park this year.

Location:  individual neighborhoods

This year there will not be an organized National Night Out at Riverside Park.
Feel free to organize a gathering in your neighborhood.
If you would like to have the Rockford Fire Department stop by your gathering,
contact Ben Sanderson at: rfdchief1@gmail.com

2014 Rockford Utility Improvements – Construction Notice(s)

Maplewood Manor Updates

Update 07/18/2014

Update 07/11/2014

Update 07/03/2014

Update 06/27/2014

Update 06/20/2014

Update 06/13/2014

Update 06/06/2014

Update 05/30/2014

Update 05/23/2014

Update 05/16/2014

 

The 2014 Rockford Utility Improvement Project has been awarded to LaTour Construction, Inc. as the City’s contractor to complete the utility improvements in the Maplewood Manor area and along Highway 55.

Construction Notice Information

Primary Project Contact:  Adam Noreen, Project Inspector (612) 214-5016 / email: anoreen@wenck.com

Secondary Project Contact:  Jared Ward, City Engineer (612) 845-9842 / email: jward@wenck.com

Public Works Supervisor:  Dennis Peterson (612) 490-6506 / email: dennisp@cityofrockford.org

In an emergency, call 911.

Rockford Community Market – Fridays (3pm-7pm)

Rockford Community Market on Friday’s May 16th – October 17th, 2014

3pm to 7pm (earlier closing September and October)

Rockford Mall – 8900 Walnut Street (north side of State Highway 55) west end parking lot

  • Local fresh farm produce
  • Local products such as honey, maple syrup
  • Local home-crafted jellies, jam, pickles, bread
  • Local crafts including bird houses, soap, and jewelry
  • Non-profit groups welcome to fundaise:  scouts, athletic groups, churches, band, choir, etc…

Fee $5 per date or $30 fee for the entire season

Each entity required to provide their own insurance

Registration and details available at:  http://rockfordmarket.weebly.com

MUST COMPLY WITH MINNESOTA REGULATIONS!