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.

 
Galesburg Ranked Among Best Small Cities

Galesburg Ranked Among Best Small Cities

In a recent article published by NerdWallet, Galesburg was ranked 18th in a list of small cities in America that offer the perfect fit for those wanting to live somewhere bigger than a small rural town, but still smaller than a large city.

 
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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Police Searching for Robert C. Binder
A warrant has been issued for Robert C. Binder DOB 07/19/1990 and any information that would aid in the apprehension of the subject should be forwarded...
 
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8/26/2015 11:19:00 AM
Baird Ave Road Closure
Hall's Plumbing plans to close Baird Avenue between Indiana and Ohio on Friday, August 28, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. for sewer repair. The street is anticipated...
 
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Galesburg Police Will Be Out in Full Force to Catch Drunk Drivers
As summer winds down, The Galesburg Police are ramping up traffic enforcement efforts as part of the national crackdown on drunk driving.
 
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Fall Clean Up Days 2015
Fall Clean Up Days in Galesburg will be held September 14 - 18, 2015. During this time, most things can be placed at the curb on your regular refuse pick...
 
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Telephone Scam Alert
Galesburg Police and Ameren Illinois would like to alert residents to a telephone scam operating in the area.
 
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Local Events

Calendar

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Aug
31
City Council Work Session 08/31/2015
Event's details
August 31, 2015
Time:05:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

City Council Work Session.
 
(05:30 PM - 09:30 PM)
 
Sep
01
Aqua Zumba - Try It For FREE!
Event's details
September 01, 2015
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Time:05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Party in the Pool for Free at Lakeside Water Park on September 1st and 3rd. Call 345-3683 for more details.
 
(05:30 PM - 06:30 PM)
 
Sep
01
Landmark Commission
Event's details
September 01, 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)
 
Sep
03
Aqua Zumba - Try It For FREE!
Event's details
September 03, 2015
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Time:05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Heat up the pool party at Lakeside Water Park with a free Aqua Zumba class on September 3rd at 5:30 p.m.
 
(05:30 PM - 06:30 PM)
 
Sep
07
City Holiday
Event's details
September 07, 2015
Time:08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
City Holiday
 
(08:00 AM - 05:00 PM)
 
Sep
08
Liquor Advisory Commission 09/08/2015
Event's details
September 08, 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)
 
Sep
08
City Council Meeting 09/08/2015
Event's details
September 08, 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)
 
Sep
08
Community Relations Commission Meeting 09/08/2015
Event's details
September 08, 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)
 
Sep
10
Public Transportation Advisory Commission
Event's details
September 10, 2015
Time:03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is the regular meeting of the Public Transportation Advisory Commission and is open to the public.
 
(03:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
 
Sep
10
Galesburg Youth Commission
Event's details
September 10, 2015
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)
 
Sep
10
Overall Code Review Commission
Event's details
September 10, 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 and is open to the public.
 
(05:30 PM - 06:30 PM)
 
Sep
12
Lakeside Nature Center - Butterflies and Bees
Event's details
September 12, 2015
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Time:09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Lakeside Nature Center Butterflies and Bees Program, Saturday, September 12, 2015. Call 345-3683 for more information.
 
(09:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
 
Sep
13
22nd Annual "Great Cardboard Boat Regatta"
Event's details
September 13, 2015
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Time:11:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Join the Galesburg Parks and Recreation Department for a fun filled day on Sunday, September 13, 2015 as we celebrate the 22nd Annual "Great Cardboard Boat Regatta".
 
(11:00 AM - 04:00 PM)
 
Sep
14
Tree Commission Meeting 09/14/2015
Event's details
September 14, 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)
 
Sep
14
Adult Volleyball League Registration
Event's details
September 14, 2015-October 19, 2015
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Time:08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Adult Volleyball League registration is currently taking place at Lakeside Recreation Facility until October 19, 2015. The League will start on November 2, 2015.
 
(08:30 AM - 05:00 PM)
 
Sep
15
Adult Volleyball League Registration
Event's details
September 14, 2015-October 19, 2015
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Time:08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Adult Volleyball League registration is currently taking place at Lakeside Recreation Facility until October 19, 2015. The League will start on November 2, 2015.
 
(08:30 AM - 05:00 PM)
 
Sep
16
Adult Volleyball League Registration
Event's details
September 14, 2015-October 19, 2015
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Time:08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Adult Volleyball League registration is currently taking place at Lakeside Recreation Facility until October 19, 2015. The League will start on November 2, 2015.
 
(08:30 AM - 05:00 PM)
 
Sep
17
Emergency Telephone Systems Board Meeting
Event's details
September 17, 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)
 
Sep
17
Adult Volleyball League Registration
Event's details
September 14, 2015-October 19, 2015
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Time:08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Adult Volleyball League registration is currently taking place at Lakeside Recreation Facility until October 19, 2015. The League will start on November 2, 2015.
 
(08:30 AM - 05:00 PM)
 
Sep
18
Adult Volleyball League Registration
Event's details
September 14, 2015-October 19, 2015
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Time:08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Adult Volleyball League registration is currently taking place at Lakeside Recreation Facility until October 19, 2015. The League will start on November 2, 2015.
 
(08:30 AM - 05:00 PM)
 
Sep
19
1st Annual - Monarch Migration Festival
Event's details
September 19, 2015
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Time:10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Join the City of Galesburg Parks and Recreation Department for a day of fun learning about monarchs and nature at the Lakeside Nature Center.
 
(10:00 AM - 02:00 PM)
 
Sep
19
Adult Volleyball League Registration
Event's details
September 14, 2015-October 19, 2015
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Time:08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Adult Volleyball League registration is currently taking place at Lakeside Recreation Facility until October 19, 2015. The League will start on November 2, 2015.
 
(08:30 AM - 05:00 PM)
 
Sep
20
Adult Volleyball League Registration
Event's details
September 14, 2015-October 19, 2015
volleyball_players
Time:08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Adult Volleyball League registration is currently taking place at Lakeside Recreation Facility until October 19, 2015. The League will start on November 2, 2015.
 
(08:30 AM - 05:00 PM)
 
Sep
21
City Council Meeting 09/21/2015
Event's details
September 21, 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)
 
Sep
21
Adult Volleyball League Registration
Event's details
September 14, 2015-October 19, 2015
volleyball_players
Time:08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Adult Volleyball League registration is currently taking place at Lakeside Recreation Facility until October 19, 2015. The League will start on November 2, 2015.
 
(08:30 AM - 05:00 PM)
 
Sep
22
Planning and Zoning Commission
Event's details
September 22, 2015
Time:07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Planning and Zoning Commission and is open to the public.
 
(07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
 
Sep
22
Adult Volleyball League Registration
Event's details
September 14, 2015-October 19, 2015
volleyball_players
Time:08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Adult Volleyball League registration is currently taking place at Lakeside Recreation Facility until October 19, 2015. The League will start on November 2, 2015.
 
(08:30 AM - 05:00 PM)
 
Sep
22
Golf Commission Meeting 09/22/2015
Event's details
September 22, 2015
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.l
 
(04:00 PM - 05:00 PM)
 
Sep
23
Adult Volleyball League Registration
Event's details
September 14, 2015-October 19, 2015
volleyball_players
Time:08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Adult Volleyball League registration is currently taking place at Lakeside Recreation Facility until October 19, 2015. The League will start on November 2, 2015.
 
(08:30 AM - 05:00 PM)
 
Sep
24
Adult Volleyball League Registration
Event's details
September 14, 2015-October 19, 2015
volleyball_players
Time:08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Adult Volleyball League registration is currently taking place at Lakeside Recreation Facility until October 19, 2015. The League will start on November 2, 2015.
 
(08:30 AM - 05:00 PM)
 
Sep
25
Adult Volleyball League Registration
Event's details
September 14, 2015-October 19, 2015
volleyball_players
Time:08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Adult Volleyball League registration is currently taking place at Lakeside Recreation Facility until October 19, 2015. The League will start on November 2, 2015.
 
(08:30 AM - 05:00 PM)
 
Sep
26
Adult Volleyball League Registration
Event's details
September 14, 2015-October 19, 2015
volleyball_players
Time:08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Adult Volleyball League registration is currently taking place at Lakeside Recreation Facility until October 19, 2015. The League will start on November 2, 2015.
 
(08:30 AM - 05:00 PM)
 
Sep
27
Adult Volleyball League Registration
Event's details
September 14, 2015-October 19, 2015
volleyball_players
Time:08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Adult Volleyball League registration is currently taking place at Lakeside Recreation Facility until October 19, 2015. The League will start on November 2, 2015.
 
(08:30 AM - 05:00 PM)
 
Sep
28
Adult Volleyball League Registration
Event's details
September 14, 2015-October 19, 2015
volleyball_players
Time:08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Adult Volleyball League registration is currently taking place at Lakeside Recreation Facility until October 19, 2015. The League will start on November 2, 2015.
 
(08:30 AM - 05:00 PM)
 
Sep
29
Adult Volleyball League Registration
Event's details
September 14, 2015-October 19, 2015
volleyball_players
Time:08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Adult Volleyball League registration is currently taking place at Lakeside Recreation Facility until October 19, 2015. The League will start on November 2, 2015.
 
(08:30 AM - 05:00 PM)
 

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