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The RMU Water Department will host an Electronics Recycling Drop-Off Day for RMU Customers on Saturday February 17 from 8am-Noon. Those dropping off items will be required to show a photo ID Acceptable items for drop-off include: televisions, monitors, printers, computers, fax machines, keyboards, electronic mice, VCRs, portable digital music…
The Rochelle Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce a new partnership with Sauk Valley Community College Small Business Development Center (SBDC) in Dixon, Illinois to extend their services to businesses in Rochelle and Ogle County. A temporary office has been set up at the Rochelle Municipal Utilities (RMU)…
Kennay Farms Distillery will be hosting a tour of its facility at 416 Lincoln Highway for City Council members on Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 11:45 am. A quorum of council may be present for the tour.  
Rochelle City Manager Jeff Fiegenschuh is pleased to announce the promotion of former Detective Sergeant Jeff Leininger to Deputy Chief of the Rochelle Police Department, effective immediately. “Jeff Leininger’s experience and training within the City of Rochelle is extremely valuable to us and we are excited for his success as…

Downtown Snow Removal

January 17, 2018
The City of Rochelle Street Division has announced that snow removal operations will be taking place in the downtown area on Thursday morning 1/18/18 beginning at 4:00 A.M. Crews will be removing snow from the downtown area curbs, sidewalks and municipal parking lots. Snow that is removed will be pushed…

Winter Snow Parking

January 16, 2018
The City of Rochelle Street Division has announced that the winter snow emergency parking ordinance is in effect for residential areas. On even dated days all vehicles are to be parked on the even-numbered sides of the street. On odd dated days parking is permitted on the odd-numbered sides of…

Warming Center Available

December 26, 2017
City Hall at 420 N. 6th Street is available as a warming center to anyone in need during our regular business hours of 7:30am-4:30pm. After hours, please visit the Rochelle Police Department at 416 N. 6th Street.
Northern Illinois Disposal Services provides waste collection which includes garbage, yard waste and recycling to the residents of the City of Rochelle. In addition, the City of Rochelle Street Department provides city residents with large brush pickup and seasonal leaf vacuuming. In an effort to cover all of the City…
Sue Messer, Rochelle’s Deputy City Clerk and Assistant to the City Manager, has earned the designation of Certified Municipal Clerk (CMC), which is awarded by the International Institute of Municipal Clerks (IIMC), Inc. and Registered Municipal Clerk a designation of Municipal Clerks of Illinois. IIMC grants the CMC designation only…
Trash collection will be delayed a day  for the Christmas and New Year's Day Holidays. If your pickup is typically on Tuesday, it will happen on Wednesday. If your pickup is usually on Wednesday, it will be delayed to Thursday.