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Rock Island parking garage to be demolished Monday

Demolition begins on Monday, Nov. 28 for the downtown Rock Island parking garage located at 16th Street and 3rd Avenue. The garage will close on Sunday at 3 p.m.
Credit: City of Rock Island

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. — Demolition begins on Monday, Nov. 28 for the downtown Rock Island parking garage located at 16th Street and 3rd Avenue, according to a City news release.

The parking garage will officially close on Sunday, Nov. 17 at 3 p.m. Remaining vehicles will be removed at the owner's expense.

The space will be replaced by a parking lot, which is scheduled to be completed by June 15, 2023. 

The new lot will host 230 parking spaces and feature interior and exterior decorative streetlights and a streetscape defined by trees, landscaping, trash bins and benches. The lot will also have charging stations for electric vehicles. 

To find additional parking options in the downtown area, visit the City website.

Demolition of the downtown parking garage located at 16th Street and 3rd Avenue is scheduled to begin on Monday,...

Posted by City of Rock Island Government on Wednesday, November 23, 2022

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