Standish Park Tulip Tree

Standish Park

Spring is here and what an amazing sight this beautiful Tulip Tree is in Standish Park Arboretum.

 
2014 Torch Run

2014 Torch Run

City staff show their support for the Illinois Special Olympics. The Galesburg Police Department held a benefit raising funds for the 2014 Torch Run.

 
K9 Ajax

K9 Ajax

Ajax is a 2 year old Belgian Malinois that started his career with the Galesburg Police Department in August of 2013. He lives with and is handled by Officer Mings.

 
Seminary/Kellogg overpass project

Seminary/Kellogg overpass project

Work continues as crews are compacting aggregate base in Cedar Creek for the new overpass.

 
Officer Ruggles

Officer Ruggles

Congratulations to the newest Galesburg Police Officer. Patrick Ruggles was sworn in on April 3, 2014. He will start the twelve week Police Academy in Champaign on April 6. Shown here with Reverend Sibley and Chief Christensen.

 
K9 Cairo

K9 Cairo

K9 Cairo and his new handler Officer Winbigler. The team will report for canine academy certification at ISP in August.

 
 
 
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News & Announcements

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4/16/2014 2:00:00 PM
City plans Arbor Day celebration; Birch tree planted at Lincoln Park
The city of Galesburg Tree Commission will celebrate Arbor Day on Friday, April 25, 2014 by planting a birch tree at 11:00 A.M. near the Gazebo at Lincoln...
 
Grass
4/15/2014 2:55:00 PM
Reminder of common code violations to avoid
Avoiding common code violations
 
crime_stoppers
4/15/2014 7:48:00 AM
471 South Academy Street fire believed to be arson
Fire at 471 South Academy Street believed to be arson.
 
2012 Primary Election results
4/10/2014 10:47:00 AM
Galesburg 2014 Primary Election Results - official
Galesburg 2014 Primary Election Results - official
 
IMG_3531
4/10/2014 8:27:00 AM
Holiday affects office hours 04/18/2014
Holiday affects office hours.
 
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Local Events

Calendar

April 2014
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Apr
21
City Council Meeting 04/21/2014
Event's details
April 21, 2014
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)
 
Apr
21
Board of Fire and Police Commission Meeting 04/21/2014
Event's details
April 21, 2014
Time:10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Fire and Police Commissioners and is open to the public.
 
(10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
 
Apr
21
Board of Election 04/21/2014
Event's details
April 21, 2014
Time:03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Board of Election commissioners and is open to the public.
 
(03:00 PM - 05:00 PM)
 
Apr
22
Planning and Zoning Commission
Event's details
April 22, 2014
Time:07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Planning and Zoning Commission is open to the public.
 
(07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
 
Apr
28
Golf Commission Meeting for April 28, 2014
Event's details
April 28, 2014
Time:04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Location: City Hall , Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Golf Commission and is open to the public.
 
(04:00 PM - 05:00 PM)
 
Apr
28
City Council Work Session 04/28/2014
Event's details
April 28, 2014
Time:05:30 PM - 09:30 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.
 
(05:30 PM - 09:30 PM)
 
May
05
City Council Meeting 05/05/2014
Event's details
May 05, 2014
Time:06:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Galesburg Citgy 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)
 
May
06
Facade Advisory Committee Meeting
Event's details
May 06, 2014
Time:09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Facade Advisory Committee and is open to the public.
 
(09:30 AM - 10:30 AM)
 
May
06
Landmark Commission Meeting
Event's details
May 06, 2014
Time:06:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Landmark Commission and is open to the public.
 
(06:30 PM - 07:30 PM)
 
May
07
Touch a Truck 2014
Event's details
May 07, 2014
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Time:10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Lake Storey Pavilion Parking Lot, Galesburg, IL -IL

14th Annual Touch a Truck Day
 
(10:00 AM - 11:30 AM)
 
May
08
Public Transportation Advisory Commission
Event's details
May 08, 2014
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)
 
May
08
Galesburg Youth Commission
Event's details
May 08, 2014
Time:04:30 PM - 05:30 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Galesburg Youth Commission and is open to the public.
 
(04:30 PM - 05:30 PM)
 
May
08
Overall Code Review Commission
Event's details
May 08, 2014
Time:05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Overall Code Review Commission and is open to the public.
 
(05:30 PM - 06:30 PM)
 
May
09
Edible Snack Attack 2014
Event's details
May 09, 2014
Time:10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Galesburg Nature Center, Galesburg, IL -IL

Children will have fun creating and eating healthy snack recipes.
 
(10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
 
May
10
Edible Poop/Scat and Tracks 2014
Event's details
May 10, 2014
Time:09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Galesburg Nature Center, Galesburg, IL -IL

Creating and eating edible poop.
 
(09:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
 
May
11
Mother’s Day Swim 2014
Event's details
May 11, 2014
Time:01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location: Hawthorne Municipal Pool, Galesburg, IL -IL

Join the aquatic staff for a special day with mom.
 
(01:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
 
May
12
Tree Commission Meeting for May 12, 2014
Event's details
May 12, 2014
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)
 
May
12
Liquor Advisory Commission
Event's details
May 12, 2014
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)
 
May
13
Hook A Kid On Golf 2014
Event's details
May 13, 2014
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Time:04:00 PM - 05:30 PM
Location: Lakeside Recreation Facility, Galesburg, IL -IL

Green level training program
 
(04:00 PM - 05:30 PM)
 
May
15
Emergency Telephone Systems Board Meeting 05/15/2014
Event's details
May 15, 2014
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)
 
May
17
Hook A Kid On Golf – Tee Level 2014
Event's details
May 17, 2014
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Time:08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Location: Lakeside Recreation Facility, Galesburg, IL -IL

Tee level clinic registration deadline.
 
(08:30 AM - 05:00 PM)
 
May
18
Fishing Derby 2014
Event's details
May 18, 2014
kid_fishing_silhouette
Time:12:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location: Linoln Park, Galesburg, IL -IL

Try your luck on catching a fish.
 
(12:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
 
May
19
City Council Meeting 05/19/2014
Event's details
May 19, 2014
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)
 

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