Presidents Day holiday schedule for city and business


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Posted Online: Feb. 14, 2014, 11:08 pm
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Local municipalities announce the following schedule changes for Monday's President's Day holiday:

Moline - City offices are closed, but garbage and recycling are on regular schedule

Rock Island - Normal operations

Bettendorf - City offices closed. Garbage and recycling services one day late all week, with Friday pickup on Saturday. Transit buses will run from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.; library open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Family Museum open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., but no classes held; Life Fitness Center open from 5 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.; Palmer Grill at Palmer Hills Golf Course open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Davenport - City offices are closed. Garbage and recycling one day late all week, with Friday pickup on Saturday. CitiBus on regular schedule. River's Edge open from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Waste Commission of Scott County - Closed.

Secretary of State (drivers' license bureau) offices - Always closed Monday, but also closed Wednesday for Lincoln's Birthday.























 



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  Today is Friday, July 25, the 206th day of 2014. There are 159 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Walter Jones, of Co, F 23rd Ky, volunteers, lost a satchel on the Camden road, yesterday, containing his papers of discharge from the army.
1889 -- 125 years ago: E. W. Robinson purchased from Mrs. J.T. Miller the livery stable on the triangle south of Market square.
1914 -- 100 years ago: A municipal; bathing beach was advocated at the weekly meeting of the city commission by commissioner Rudgren, who suggested the foot of Seventh Street as an excellent location.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Floyd Shetter, Rock Island county superintendent schools, announced teachers hired for nearly all of the 95 rural and village grade schools in the county.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The mercury officially reached the season's previous high of 95 about noon today and continued upward toward an expected mark of 97.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Fort Armstrong hotel once the wining and dining chambers of Rock Island's elite is under repair. Progress is being made though at a seeming snail's pace to return the building to a semblance of its past glory for senior citizen's homes.








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