A pair of bald eagles soars overhead as cars move swiftly across the Rock River bridge in Roscoe. Nearby, the local restaurants offer their unique brand of dining flair to customers of all ages. Up and down its main streets, bicyclists and pedestrians make their way through town on a growing network of recreation paths that connects other familiar towns, far and wide. Roscoe’s schools too are known for instilling passion, creativity, self confidence and success in the community’s next generation. These are just some of the unique offerings and facts that have prompted nearly 11,000 residents to call Roscoe home. From its popular schools to its growing industry, its economic opportunities to its safe neighborhoods, Roscoe, Illinois is fast making an unforgettable name for itself. Located near interstate 90 providing easy access to Milwaukee, Madison, Chicago and Rockford. Roscoe is the place for your business, your family and your home. Why not check it out for yourself. Parades, street dances, festivals and a good variety of youth sports opportunities await.
Roscoe, Illinois: To live it is to love it Roscoe has reached a population of 10,785 residents, located over a 13.4 sq. mile area.
All meetings, unless otherwise posted, take place at Roscoe Village Hall. All meetings are open to public, and public comment is welcomed and encouraged.
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Yard Waste is now being picked up in the Village of Roscoe.
NOTICE: The Village of Roscoe will hold a Public Meeting regarding the Sign Ordinance Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 7:00pm at the Roscoe Village Hall. We invite you to come and share your ideas for changes to the Sign Ordinance. If you have any questions or concerns call Sheryl Crowley, Zoning Administrator at 815-623-2829.
Christmas Tree Lighting & Parade - Saturday, November 29th, 2014 The Village of Roscoe, Roscoe Area Chamber of Commerce and the Harlem Roscoe Fire Department are joining together again this year to bring you the “Christmas Tree Lighting & Parade” on Saturday November 29th for all to attend. The schedule of events are as follows: Christmas Parade begins at 4:30 pm from Williams Drive south to Bridge Street; followed by the Lighting of the Trees at 5:00 pm at the corner of Bridge & Main. Immediately following the Christmas Tree Lighting come to the Village Hall for hot dogs, cookies & hot chocolate, and games. Bring your camera to take photos of the kids with Santa (perfect opportunity for the kids to bring their letters to Santa, too)! The Herald is helping out with our Christmas Coloring Contest for the kids (you can find the instructions in this edition). Trophies will be awarded on November 29th. To sponsor and decorate a Christmas Tree, go to www.roscoechamber.com for a registration form or call Mickey at the Chamber of Commerce at 815-623-9065.
Click the link below to view the 10 Year Infrastructure Plan by FEHR GRAHAM Engineering & Environmental.