Parking on all city streets in the City of Rockford is prohibited between the hours of 2:00 a.m. until 6:00 a.m. from November 15 through April 1 each year. This allows for road crews to clear these streets overnight during the winter months. Officers will be placing warning notices on cars for the next week as a reminder to residents. Citations will we issued to violators after November 15, 2011.
The Squire has been Rockford’s free weekly newspaper since 1871. Our loyal readership includes over fifteen thousand homes in the Rockford area, including the affluent Lakes area of Lake Bella Vista, Bostwick Lake and Silver Lake; Belmont, Blythefield, as well as Algoma, Courtland, Cannon and Plainfield Townships. The Squire is distributed through the U.S. Post Office every Thursday. We also deliver to in-town businesses and homes with paper carriers and news stands in our grocery stores and over thirty local shops.