Rockford, Illinois News

Next City of Rockford Civic Education Session Tuesday, March 30

ROCKFORD — The City of Rockford will stream its second Civic Education Session at 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 30.

Moderated by Mayor Tom McNamara, the Facebook Live event will feature Human Services Director Anqunette Parham and members of her team, who will discuss programs offered by the city through the department. The comment section will be open to the public.

Tuesday’s session is the second in the city’s series aimed at educating citizens on how the City of Rockford operates. The first session covered budgetary issues and was streamed Feb. 25. Other topics include public works and the city’s Capital Improvement Plan, public safety, neighborhood services, economic development, and the Family Peace Center.

There will also be a session on commissions and boards and how citizens can get involved.