City News

Ogle County Solid Waste Management and the Lee County Office of Solid Waste Management are hosting an Electronics Recycling Event on May 4 & 5 at the Old Farm Service Facility located at 445 West Pines Road in Oregon. For detailed information, view the complete flyer:  Electronics Recycling Event Flyer
Beginning the second week of April, 2012, the S. Main Street Bridge over the I-88 Tollway will be closed to through traffic for bridge resurfacing and reconditioning. The project will be completed by William Charles Construction, contracted by the Illinois State Toll Highway Authority, as part of the I-88 work…
Beginning the first week of April, 2012, S. 3rd Street will be periodically closed to through traffic from Ave G to Ave H and Ave H from S Main Street to 2nd street for the street reconstruction and urbanization project. The project will be complete in mid-July 2012. Rochelle City…
The City of Rochelle and the City of Rochelle's Bicycle Transportation Plan Committee invites the community to attend a Bike Route Planning Workshop. When: Thursday February 16 at 6:00PM to 8:00PM Where: City Hall – Council Chambers at 420 North 6th Street The 120-minute workshop will invite citizens to give…
City Clerk McKinney announced that the Council will meet as a Committee of the Whole for work sessions on Tuesday, March 6 and April 10, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. to discuss the 2012-13 Budget. The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers, 420 N. 6th Street, Rochelle, IL 61068.…

Hickory Grove Report

January 12, 2012
Click the link below to view the Hickory Grove Existing Facilities Assesment Study provided by Willett Hoffman & Associates.     Hickory Grove Report

Winter Weather Reminders

December 20, 2011
The City of Rochelle would like to remind residents to use caution while traveling in winter weather. Please leave early and use extra caution to arrive safely at your destination. Once three inches of snow have fallen, the winter storm parking ordinance will be in effect. Although we encourage residents…
Impaired Driving is one of America's deadliest crimes. For the last several years in the United States, approximately 12,000 people die each year in highway crashed involving an alcohol-impaired driver – slightly above 30 percent of all motor vehicle crash fatalities. In Illinois in 2010, 927 people lost their lives…
Downtown Rochelle will be bustling with activity the first weekend in December for the Old Fashioned Christmas Walk! The event has grown to include events all weekend December 2, 3, and 4. Start your weekend by visiting Santa at the Flagg Township Museum from 2:00-8:30PM on Friday evening. The Flagg…
Rochelle, IL – Caron Road will be temporarily closed to through traffic between Interstate 88 and the Steward Road Overpass crossing to perform rail crossing surface improvements and repairs associated with the City Industrial Rail. The Closure will begin Tuesday November 15 and is expected to last until Thursday December…