Tree City USA

Tree City USA

Galesburg was named a Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation for the 15th year in a row.

 
City Council

City Council

Galesburg City Council holds regular meetings the first and third Monday of each month. Watch the meetings live on the City website or on Comcast channel 7.

 
Quality of Life

Quality of Life

Aquatic facilities are open for summer hours! Check out the water play and pool features at: Lakeside Water Park, Lake Storey, H.T. Custer Park, O.N. Custer Park, Lincoln Park, and Kiwanis Park. The Splash Pad at Kiwanis Park is pictured.

 
Community Involvement

Community Involvement

Lombard 7th Grade Students stopped by City Hall for a picture with Mayor John Pritchard and City Manager Todd Thompson as part of their scavenger hunt through Galesburg learning about the community and its history.

 
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The City of Galesburg’s newest firefighters recently graduated from the Illinois Fire Service Instit

Public Safety

The City of Galesburg’s newest firefighters recently graduated from the Illinois Fire Service Institute at the University of Illinois in Champaign.

 
 
 
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News & Announcements

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Utility Tax
An electric and natural gas tax (Utility Tax) has been proposed to fund capital improvements.
 
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Fourth of July
Fourth of July events from the City of Galesburg Parks and Recreation Department.
 
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Independence Day 2015 – City Hall Closed
City Hall will be closed on Friday, July 3, 2015 in observance of Independence Day.
 
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The Galesburg Police Department begins Independence Day crackdown on drunk drivers and seat belt law violators
The Galesburg Police announced today plans to step up Independence Day traffic enforcement, focusing on both drunk and unbuckled drivers.
 
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Road Closure on Benard Street
The Street Department plans to close the 500 block of Benard Street from Maple to Jefferson beginning Monday, June 22, 2015 at 7:00 a.m. for street repair....
 
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Local Events

Calendar

July 2015
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Jul
04
2015 McDonald's Summer Youth Tennis Program
Event's details
June 08, 2015-July 23, 2015
Tennis_Balls
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tennis lessons for youth ages 4-18. Fee is $35.00 per participant. The program dates are June 8 - July 23, 2015. No class during week of July 4th. Call 345-3683 for more details.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Jul
04
Fourth of July at Lakeside Water Park
Event's details
July 04, 2015
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Time:11:00 AM - 07:00 PM
Celebrate the Fourth of July at Lakeside Water Park. There will be games and prizes from 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Admission hours are 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
 
(11:00 AM - 07:00 PM)
 
Jul
05
2015 McDonald's Summer Youth Tennis Program
Event's details
June 08, 2015-July 23, 2015
Tennis_Balls
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tennis lessons for youth ages 4-18. Fee is $35.00 per participant. The program dates are June 8 - July 23, 2015. No class during week of July 4th. Call 345-3683 for more details.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Jul
06
2015 McDonald's Summer Youth Tennis Program
Event's details
June 08, 2015-July 23, 2015
Tennis_Balls
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tennis lessons for youth ages 4-18. Fee is $35.00 per participant. The program dates are June 8 - July 23, 2015. No class during week of July 4th. Call 345-3683 for more details.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Jul
06
City Council Meeting 07/06/2015
Event's details
July 06, 2015
Time:06:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Galesburg City Council and is open to the public. Watch the meeting live on the City website's streaming video link or on Comcast channel 7.
 
(06:30 PM - 10:30 PM)
 
Jul
07
2015 McDonald's Summer Youth Tennis Program
Event's details
June 08, 2015-July 23, 2015
Tennis_Balls
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tennis lessons for youth ages 4-18. Fee is $35.00 per participant. The program dates are June 8 - July 23, 2015. No class during week of July 4th. Call 345-3683 for more details.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Jul
07
Landmark Commission
Event's details
July 07, 2015
Time:06:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is the regular meeting of the Landmark Commission and is open to the public.
 
(06:30 PM - 07:30 PM)
 
Jul
08
2015 McDonald's Summer Youth Tennis Program
Event's details
June 08, 2015-July 23, 2015
Tennis_Balls
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tennis lessons for youth ages 4-18. Fee is $35.00 per participant. The program dates are June 8 - July 23, 2015. No class during week of July 4th. Call 345-3683 for more details.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Jul
09
2015 McDonald's Summer Youth Tennis Program
Event's details
June 08, 2015-July 23, 2015
Tennis_Balls
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tennis lessons for youth ages 4-18. Fee is $35.00 per participant. The program dates are June 8 - July 23, 2015. No class during week of July 4th. Call 345-3683 for more details.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Jul
09
Overall Code Review Commission-Canceled
Event's details
July 09, 2015
Time:05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is the regular meeting of the Overall Code Review Commission has been canceled.
 
(05:30 PM - 06:30 PM)
 
Jul
09
Public Transportation Advisory Commission
Event's details
July 09, 2015
Time:03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Public Transportation Advisory Commission and is open to the public.
 
(03:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
 
Jul
10
2015 McDonald's Summer Youth Tennis Program
Event's details
June 08, 2015-July 23, 2015
Tennis_Balls
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tennis lessons for youth ages 4-18. Fee is $35.00 per participant. The program dates are June 8 - July 23, 2015. No class during week of July 4th. Call 345-3683 for more details.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Jul
11
2015 McDonald's Summer Youth Tennis Program
Event's details
June 08, 2015-July 23, 2015
Tennis_Balls
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tennis lessons for youth ages 4-18. Fee is $35.00 per participant. The program dates are June 8 - July 23, 2015. No class during week of July 4th. Call 345-3683 for more details.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Jul
12
2015 McDonald's Summer Youth Tennis Program
Event's details
June 08, 2015-July 23, 2015
Tennis_Balls
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tennis lessons for youth ages 4-18. Fee is $35.00 per participant. The program dates are June 8 - July 23, 2015. No class during week of July 4th. Call 345-3683 for more details.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Jul
13
Tree Commission Meeting 07/13/2015
Event's details
July 13, 2015
Time:04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Location: Public Works Conference Room, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Tree Commission and is open to the public.
 
(04:00 PM - 05:00 PM)
 
Jul
13
Liquor Advisory Commission 07/13/2015
Event's details
July 13, 2015
Time:04:30 PM - 05:30 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Liquor Advisory Commission and is open to the public. The agenda will be posted at least two days before the meeting and viewable by clicking on Agendas and Minutes link on the homepage or under Our Government Tab.
 
(04:30 PM - 05:30 PM)
 
Jul
13
2015 McDonald's Summer Youth Tennis Program
Event's details
June 08, 2015-July 23, 2015
Tennis_Balls
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tennis lessons for youth ages 4-18. Fee is $35.00 per participant. The program dates are June 8 - July 23, 2015. No class during week of July 4th. Call 345-3683 for more details.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Jul
14
Community Relations Commission Meeting 07/14/2015
Event's details
July 14, 2015
Time:06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Community Relations Commission and is open to the public.
 
(06:00 PM - 07:00 PM)
 
Jul
14
2015 McDonald's Summer Youth Tennis Program
Event's details
June 08, 2015-July 23, 2015
Tennis_Balls
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tennis lessons for youth ages 4-18. Fee is $35.00 per participant. The program dates are June 8 - July 23, 2015. No class during week of July 4th. Call 345-3683 for more details.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Jul
15
2015 McDonald's Summer Youth Tennis Program
Event's details
June 08, 2015-July 23, 2015
Tennis_Balls
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tennis lessons for youth ages 4-18. Fee is $35.00 per participant. The program dates are June 8 - July 23, 2015. No class during week of July 4th. Call 345-3683 for more details.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Jul
16
2015 McDonald's Summer Youth Tennis Program
Event's details
June 08, 2015-July 23, 2015
Tennis_Balls
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tennis lessons for youth ages 4-18. Fee is $35.00 per participant. The program dates are June 8 - July 23, 2015. No class during week of July 4th. Call 345-3683 for more details.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Jul
16
Emergency Telephone Systems Board Meeting
Event's details
July 16, 2015
Time:09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: Public Safety Building, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Emergency Telephone Systems Board (E.T.S.B.) and is open to the public.
 
(09:00 AM - 10:00 AM)
 
Jul
17
2015 McDonald's Summer Youth Tennis Program
Event's details
June 08, 2015-July 23, 2015
Tennis_Balls
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tennis lessons for youth ages 4-18. Fee is $35.00 per participant. The program dates are June 8 - July 23, 2015. No class during week of July 4th. Call 345-3683 for more details.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Jul
18
2015 McDonald's Summer Youth Tennis Program
Event's details
June 08, 2015-July 23, 2015
Tennis_Balls
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tennis lessons for youth ages 4-18. Fee is $35.00 per participant. The program dates are June 8 - July 23, 2015. No class during week of July 4th. Call 345-3683 for more details.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Jul
19
2015 McDonald's Summer Youth Tennis Program
Event's details
June 08, 2015-July 23, 2015
Tennis_Balls
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tennis lessons for youth ages 4-18. Fee is $35.00 per participant. The program dates are June 8 - July 23, 2015. No class during week of July 4th. Call 345-3683 for more details.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Jul
20
City Council Meeting 07/20/2015
Event's details
July 20, 2015
Time:06:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Galesburg City Council and is open to the public. Watch the meeting live on the City website's streaming video link or on Comcast channel 7.
 
(06:30 PM - 10:30 PM)
 
Jul
20
2015 McDonald's Summer Youth Tennis Program
Event's details
June 08, 2015-July 23, 2015
Tennis_Balls
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tennis lessons for youth ages 4-18. Fee is $35.00 per participant. The program dates are June 8 - July 23, 2015. No class during week of July 4th. Call 345-3683 for more details.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Jul
21
Planning and Zoning Commission
Event's details
July 21, 2015
Time:07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is the regular meeting of the Planning and Zoning Commission and is open to the public.
 
(07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
 
Jul
21
2015 McDonald's Summer Youth Tennis Program
Event's details
June 08, 2015-July 23, 2015
Tennis_Balls
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tennis lessons for youth ages 4-18. Fee is $35.00 per participant. The program dates are June 8 - July 23, 2015. No class during week of July 4th. Call 345-3683 for more details.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Jul
22
2015 McDonald's Summer Youth Tennis Program
Event's details
June 08, 2015-July 23, 2015
Tennis_Balls
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tennis lessons for youth ages 4-18. Fee is $35.00 per participant. The program dates are June 8 - July 23, 2015. No class during week of July 4th. Call 345-3683 for more details.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Jul
23
2015 McDonald's Summer Youth Tennis Program
Event's details
June 08, 2015-July 23, 2015
Tennis_Balls
Time:09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tennis lessons for youth ages 4-18. Fee is $35.00 per participant. The program dates are June 8 - July 23, 2015. No class during week of July 4th. Call 345-3683 for more details.
 
(09:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
Jul
27
Golf Commission Meeting 07/27/2015
Event's details
July 27, 2015
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Time:04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Location: Erickson Conference Room, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Golf Commission and is open to the public.
 
(04:00 PM - 05:00 PM)
 
Jul
27
Police Pension Board of Trustees July 27, 2015
Event's details
July 27, 2015
Time:09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Police Pension Board and is open to the public.
 
(09:00 AM - 10:00 AM)
 
Aug
03
Fire Pension Board of Trustees 08/03/2015
Event's details
August 03, 2015
Time:09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Fire Pension Board and is open to the public.
 
(09:00 AM - 10:00 AM)
 
Aug
03
City Council Meeting 08/03/2015
Event's details
August 03, 2015
Time:06:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Galesburg City Council and is open to the public. Watch the meeting live on the City website's streaming video link or on Comcast channel 7.
 
(06:30 PM - 10:30 PM)
 
Aug
04
Landmark Commission
Event's details
August 04, 2015
Time:06:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is the regular meeting of the Landmark Commission and is open to the public.
 
(06:30 PM - 07:30 PM)
 

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