Labor Day Holiday closings


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Posted Online: Aug. 30, 2013, 9:31 pm
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Local municipal offices are closed Monday. Several have changed garbage collection schedules.

- East Moline: Monday and Tuesday garbage will be picked up Tuesday. Yard waste and all other collections will be on normal schedule.

- Rock Island: Garbage pickup will be one day late all week, and recycling will be on the normal schedule.

- Moline: Garbage and recycling pickup will be one day late all week.

- Davenport: CitiBus closed Monday.Garbage, recycling, bulky waste and yard waste will be picked up one day later all week.

- Bettendorf: Transit buses not operating. Garbage, recycling and yard waste will be one day late all week and should be at the curb by 7 a.m.Palmer Hills Golf Course will be open, weather permitting.

- Waste Commission of Scott County: All sites closed Monday.



























 



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1889 -- 125 years ago: C.W. Hawes was appointed deputy county clerk by county clerk Donaldson.
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1939 -- 75 years ago: Augustana College is making plans for a drive for funds to erect a field house and make football field improvements.
1964 -- 50 years ago: A expanded election coverage system featuring a 16-foot chalkboard showing up to the minute running totals, attracted a large and enthusiastic crowd to The Argus newsroom last night.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Balloons frame Rock Island attorney Stewart Winstein who was given a surprise party in the rotunda of the Rock Island County Courthouse on Thursday to honor his 50th year of practicing law.




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