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Oct 12, 2018 02:42 PM
The City of Galesburg Park Division, with assistance from Knox College, will host the 14th annual Lake Storey fall clean-up day on Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. to noon.
Oct 03, 2018 08:15 PM
Two homes on Fulton Street are being recognized this month as the recipients of the City of Galesburg Community Improvement Blue Ribbon Award. Both properties were nominated by John and Ranee Collura.​
Oct 03, 2018 01:43 PM
Weather permitting, Laverdiere Construction will be closing Day Street between First and Third Street beginning at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 for sanitary sewer repair. They plan to have work complete in two weeks. Access allowed for local traffic only.
Oct 02, 2018 01:25 PM
Trick or Treat night in Galesburg will be Wednesday, October 31st from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Sep 27, 2018 09:20 PM
Beginning October 1, 2018, Lunda Construction will be closing the outside lanes on East Main Street at the underpass to modify the concrete crash walls and to complete the landscaping. This work is anticipated to take three weeks to complete.
Sep 24, 2018 08:19 PM
Weather permitting, BNSF will be closing the crossing on S. Seminary Street located between E. Knox Street and E. First Street beginning at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 for crossing repair. They anticipate work to be complete by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 9, 2018. A detour will be signed.​
Sep 24, 2018 05:38 PM
GFD is promoting this year's Fire Prevention WEek campaign to help educate the public about basic but essential ways to quickly and safely escape a home fire.
Sep 05, 2018 02:07 PM
Applications are currently being accepted from Galesburg residents for the Help Eliminate Lead Program. The City of Galesburg and Western Illinois Regional Council are providing funding through an Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) Community Development Block Grant to qualified applicants for addressing lead hazards in their homes.
Aug 28, 2018 09:45 PM
Drafts of the Comprehensive Plan and the Parks and Recreation Master Plan were presented to the Galesburg City Council at work sessions on August 27, 2018 and July 30, 2018, respectively. The draft plans can be viewed online at:
May 18, 2018 02:05 PM
Weather permitting, Sangamo Construction will be closing Farnham Street from Summit to Grove beginning at 7:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 for bridge replacement. A detour route will be signed. They plan to have work complete by the end of this November.
Captain John Seitz with the Galesburg Fire Department has been named the department's Firefighter of the Year.
Mar 23, 2018 07:39 PM
The section of US Highway 150 known as "Gates Bridge" will be closed starting April 2, 2018 and is expected to be reopened October 16, 2018. Local traffic may use the yellow highlighted detour. Large trucks and commercial vehicles will have to use Knox Highway 10, Knox Highway 9 or Interstate 74 as alternate routes.
Aquatic and swimming events held through Galesburg Parks and Recreation department for the Spring and Summer of the year 2018.
The Community Action Plan by Galesburg on Track, a Heart & Soul Community
The Community Action Plan by Galesburg on Track, a Heart & Soul Community.
Dec 06, 2017 05:26 PM
Kidde fire extinguisher recall.
Nov 01, 2017 08:25 PM
The 2017 assessment notices were mailed and assessment changes published in The Register-Mail Monday, October 30, 2017. The deadline for a taxpayer to file a complaint with the Knox County Board of Review is Monday, December 4, 2017. The completed complaint form must be filed in one of the Assessor's Offices no later than 4 p.m. If a taxpayer would like to file an appeal, he/she can get the appeal form and complaint procedures from the document section of the website or the Assessor's office.
Jul 10, 2015 03:22 PM
An electric and natural gas tax (Utility Tax) to fund capital improvements was approved at the July 6, 2015 Galesburg City Council meeting.
Sep 23, 2014 04:37 PM
Information on the Galesburg Promise Scholarship.
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