The City Council Committee of the Whole Meeting for October 3, 2018 is available at the following link:

A portion of Loud Thunder Road is closed due to the improvements being made on the spillway and dam on Lake George in Loud Thunder Forest Preserve.

The middle portion of Loud Thunder Road will be closed for the duration of construction, expected to be completed mid-December.

Rock Island, IL – Christian Care is honored to be awarded a $1000 Walmart Community Grant, which will in turn be used to provide eyeglasses for their residents.  Walmart’s Community Grant program allows associates the opportunity to proudly support needs within their communities by supporting local organizations.  Christian Care is appreciative of the Moline Supercenter (#2231), which recommended Christian Care for this award.  Since 1916, Christian Care has

One of the zoos oldest residents, Molly, a 35-year-old female Plains Zebra, was euthanized on Monday due to chronic joint and bone issues brought on by her advanced age. The animal was under extensive veterinary care that included chronic pain management for the last two years.

Community can mean a lot of things to different people. To the members of the Quad City Symphony Youth Ensembles (QCSYE), it means sharing with others who are in need.

My team analyzed the gender identity and sexual orientation complaints of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission over a 4-year span to reveal which states see the least cases of LGBTQ discrimination. 

Key findings: 

The City Council Meeting Agenda/packet for the September 26, 2018 meeting is available at the following link:

The City Council Committee of the Whole Agenda/Packet for the September 19, 2018 meeting are now available at the following link:

The Iowa DOT completed repairs to the I-80 overpass at Jersey Ridge Road today, and the overpass has re-opened. Jersey Ridge remains closed at Veterans Memorial Parkway; however, access from Jersey Ridge Road is available at Elmore Ave.

With Hispanic Heritage Month in full swing and the leadership in Fortune 500 companies still dominated by Caucasian males, the personal-finance website WalletHub conducted an in-depth analysis of 2018’s Most & Least Diverse States in America as well as accompanying videos.