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ROCHELLE, IL, -- Plans are under way for the 15th Annual Lincoln Highway Heritage Festival scheduled to take place on August 17, 18 & 19 in downtown Rochelle. The festival provides a wholesome, fun-filled weekend for the entire Rochelle community and surrounding area. The theme this year is "Rock-N-Rochelle." Throughout…
Rochelle, IL - Beginning Monday June 11, street paving will take place on South 3rd Street, from Ave G to Ave H and Avenue H, from Main to 2nd Street, as part of the street reconstruction and urbanization project. No parking will be allowed on the street during this time…
City Engineer, Sam Tesreau, has announced that a public informational meeting will take place on Wednesday May 23rd, 2012 at 4:30 pm in the Rochelle City Hall council chambers located at 420 N. 6th Street. The meeting will focus on a proposed shared use path to extend along South Main…
City staff, with the assistance of Fehr-Graham & Associates, have completed a significant review of Chapter 86 (Subdivisions) of the Rochelle Municipal Code and have proposed modifications to the requirements. The existing subdivision chapter has been developed over a period of many years and contains inconsistencies and ambiguities which are…
Municipal Band Schedule 2012 Concerts are at the Band Shell at Atwood Park at 7:30PM, unless otherwise noted June 6 June 13 June 20 June 27 July 4 - 8:00PM July 11 July 18 July 25 August 1  
The Rochelle Net Internet service is experiencing a temporary interruption in service. We are working to resolve this issue as quickly as possible. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience. Adjustments to customer statements will be made accordingly.
City staff will present information and respond to questions concerning the proposed overweight truck permit program within the City. When: Monday April 30, 2012 at 2:00PM Where: City Hall – 420 North 6th Street The proposed program is expected to be included for action on the May 14, 2012 City…
Rochelle – Illinois State Treasurer Dan Rutherford is encouraging Rochelle residents to attend his Cash Dash event on Wednesday, May 2 to determine if the state is holding any money or unclaimed property entitled to them. In fact, 5,636 owners in Ogle County have $2,055,962 in unclaimed property. Where: City…
Main Street will be closed from 4th Avenue to Cherry Street for the installation of water main and valves this Thursday 04/26/12 and Friday 04/27/12. 4th Avenue will remain open during this time.
Have an unused bicycle you'd like to get rid of? Let us help! What: The Rochelle Community Conservation/Recycling Committee is collecting, revitalizing, and distributing bicycles that are NOT being used by their current owner. When: Friday, May 4 (2:30 – 5:00) and Saturday, May 5 (9:00 – 12:00) Volunteers are…