City of Rockford proclamations are issued by the Mayor in recognition of or to create awareness of an event, milestone, or achievement. Proclamations may be issued for a day, week, or month. Proclamations are not legally binding nor do they constitute an endorsement by the Mayor. All proclamations must recognize individuals, groups, or events within the City of Rockford.
Requests for proclamations must be submitted at least three weeks prior to the date needed. The Mayor’s Office reserves the right to modify or deny any proclamation request.