The Rockford police Department will giving public tours of new police station on Wednesday.

The Rockford Police Department has announced they will a dedication and open house for the new District 3 police station. The new facility is located at 557 S. New Towne Drive.

Schedule of events starting at 2:00pm on Wednesday January 4th :

  • Chaplain introduction and promotion ceremony.
  • Guided public tours

The new facility cost $4.97 million to construct and an additional $1.5 million for design fees, furnishings and equipment, security systems and budget contingencies according to the Rockford Register Star.