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Engagement Summit (Presentation File)

Below is the slideshow from the 11/14 kickoff event Engagement Summit, held at the Coronado Theater. Click to view/download slideshow

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Rockford Coronado new venue for Transform Rockford meeting

ROCKFORD — Transform Rockford will host its first public meeting at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Coronado Performing Arts Center, 314 N. Main St., instead of the Nordlof Center. – Read More

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Woodward CEO’s Mission to Transform Rockford

ROCKFORD –A businessman who runs one of the largest companies in the stateline — is now on a mission to transform Rockford itself.  Mimi Murphy sat down with Woodward CEO Tom Gendron to discuss ‘Transformation Rockford,’ and how citizens who are concerned about our community can become involved. Read more and watch video

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Engagement Summit (Register Today!)

Register Now! Transform Rockford will hold its first public forum on Thursday, November 14th from 5:30 – 8:00 p.m. at the Coronado Performing Arts Center. Register Now!

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RRStar Article: Chuck Sweeny: The Transformers have their work cut out for them

Chuck Sweeny: The Transformers have their work cut out for them There’s a new posse in town aimin’ to improve greater Rockfish. It’s backed by business leaders, led by Woodward, Inc. Chairman Tom Gendron. They’ve raised several million private dollars. I noticed in Sunday’s story that the leaders do not include politicians.That’s probably just as

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RRStar Article: Our View: Transformers: The quest begins with you

Our View: Transformers: The quest begins with you Imagine Rockford at the top of the most desirable places to live list. Imagine a low crime rate and a high quality of life. Imagine people flocking here because it’s THE place to be.A group of local businessmen imagines that, but they know transforming Rockford and the

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RRStar Article: Rockford should take cues from Dubuque

Georgette Braun: Rockford should take cues from Dubuque I’ve visited Dubuque, Iowa — a 105-mile drive west of Rockford — a few times as part of weekend getaways with my significant other. The last time was a year ago.I’ve been impressed with Dubuque’s riverfront development and bustling downtown on Saturday afternoons. New buildings complement renovated

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RRStar Article: Rockford transformation group to hold first public meeting about ‘brutal facts’

Rockford transformation group to hold first public meeting about ‘brutal facts’ ROCKFORD — A group that aims to change Rockford from a city that Forbes calls Read Full Article…

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