Newsletters


Newsletter May 2019

RIPS Newsletter 05-2019 final The Rock Island Preservation Society quarterly newsletter is now posted. We have a number of special activities coming up, including the annual presentation of Preservation Awards, a walking tour of a Rock Island neighborhood, and a potluck. Get a sneak preview of the Awards that will be presented at the May … [ Continued


Newsletter February 2019

RIPS Newsletter 02-2019 This newsletter contains membership renewal information, a call for our annual awards, and a summary of recent actions by courthouse proponents.  There’s also information on an upcoming walking tour of the 1918 Government Housing as well as a story about a newly exposed cast iron storefront downtown at 313 20th Street.


RIPS November 2018 Newsletter

RIPS Newsletter 11-2018 final    Note that we have our annual holiday social meeting at Hauberg on December 18. Plan on attending, bring a friend, and, if you want, bring a snack or holiday treat to share. And, remember to keep the 3rd Tuesday of each month reserved for RIPS meetings. The Hauberg Local History series … [ Continued