The 17th was profiled for part 44 of the
435 434 part series Better Know A District.
It is also home to Decatur: motto 'We like it here.' which barely edged out 'This is okay.' and 'It'll do.'
The city of Moline is the headquarters for the John Deere Tractor Company whose slogan is 'Nothing runs like a Deere.' Especially one that's being chased by an armed, angry Dick Cheney on a tractor.
Other Scenic Viewpoints Of The 17thEdit
- Knox College
- The Rock Island Arsenal, whose 9000 employees who build Howitzers. (Thank you for supporting the war & our President)