City of Rome’s MLK Day Events & Observances

January 14th, 2022 – 10:55 AM

City of Rome –

Saturday, January 15 – MLK Service Day Projects
Keep Rome-Floyd Beautiful will host a service day from 8 a.m. to noon. There will be three clean-ups: one at Kingfisher Trail, one along Mount Berry Trail, and another along Lee Avenue which is behind McDonald’s and Krispy Kreme on Turner McCall Boulevard. Register online by Jan 14 


Monday, January 17 – City of Rome Holiday Schedules

Rome City Administrative Offices
City of Rome Administrative Offices will be closed in observance of the Martin Luther King Holiday. 

Curbside Collections Schedule for the Week of January 17

  • Monday’s Route – will be serviced on Tuesday, January 18
  • Tuesday’s Route – will be serviced on Wednesday, January 19
  • Thursday and Friday – serviced as usual

Monday, January 17 – MLK Day Community Events

The annual communitywide march will take place in Downtown Rome in person, starting at 11:30 a.m. The march will begin at the corner of First Avenue and Broad Street, continues down Broad Street, and finishes at Rome City Hall. Please wear a mask. Following the march, there will be a drive-through lunch at the Rome Civic Center, 400 Civic Center Drive.

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