Posted on: September 25, 2017

Project Update: First Division Sewer Separation - September 25, 2017

Riverside Logo with Tower in the Background

Work Completed the Past Week

  • Completed installation of storm and sanitary sewers, including outfalls.  Underground utility construction is now 100% complete.
  • Worked on concrete and asphalt restoration in Phases 4 and 5.
  • Completed topsoil, seed, and ...
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Posted on: September 18, 2017

Project Update: First Division Sewer Separation - September 15, 2017

First Division Sewer Separation

Work Completed the Past Week

  • Completed storm sewer installation in Phase 5.
  • Complete concrete restoration in Phase 4.
  • Worked on asphalt patching of trenches in Phase 4.
  • Completed 50% of storm sewer work in Phase 6.

Upcoming Work Planned Next Week

  • Complete storm...
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Construction Updates Page Construction Updates
Posted on: September 8, 2017

Weekly Construction Update - September 9, 2017

Riverside_Logo_4C

First Division Sewer Separation Project

Progress Report

September 11, 2017

Work Completed the Past Week

  • Completed sanitary sewer in Phase 4.
  • Began concrete restoration in Phase 4.
  • Completed 50% of storm sewer work in Phase 5.

Upcoming Work Planned Next Week

  • Compl...
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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Project Update: First Division Sewer Separation - September 1, 2017

Work Completed the Past Two Weeks

  • Completed storm sewer and 90% of sanitary sewer in Phase 4.
    • Storm sewer has been installed on Fairbank, Coonley and Scottswood (East of Coonley).
  • Pavement patching and concrete restoration in Phase 2 and 3 on Bloomingbank an...
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Visit the Construction Updates page of the website Construction Updates
Posted on: August 11, 2017

Project Update: First Division Sewer Separation - August 11, 2017

Work Completed This Past Week

  • Completed storm sewer and sanitary sewer in Phase 3 (Scottswood - West).
  • Began storm sewer installation on Fairbank Road in Phase 4.

Upcoming Work Planned Next Week

  • Continue storm sewer and installation in Phase 4 project limits....
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Construction Updates Construction Updates
Posted on: August 4, 2017

Project Update: First Division Sewer Separation - August 4, 2017

Work Completed This Past Week

  • Completed storm sewer and sanitary sewer installation on Bloomingbank (Phase 2).
  • Installed topsoil and seed in Phase 2 and Phase 3 areas. Prepared areas for sod.
  • Continued storm sewer installation in Phase 3 through Scottswood C...
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Construction Updates Construction Updates
Posted on: July 28, 2017

Project Update: First Division Sewer Separation - July 28, 2017

Work Completed This Past Week

  • Installed asphalt patching on Barry Point, Fairbank, and Scottswood (East)
  • Installed storm sewer and sanitary sewer on Bloomingbank (Phase 2)

Upcoming Work Planned Next Week

  • Install storm sewer and sanitary sewer on Bloomingbank ...
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Construction Updates
Posted on: July 21, 2017

Project Update: First Division Sewer Separation - July 21, 2017

Progress Report

July 21, 2017

Work Completed This Past Week

  • Installed curb and gutter and sidewalk on Fairbank, Barrypoint and Scottswood (East)
  • Installed asphalt patching on Barrypoint and Scottswood (East)
  • Prepared for asphalt patching on Scottswood (East) a...
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Construction Updates
Posted on: July 21, 2017

Project Update: First Division Sewer Separation - July 21, 2017

Progress Report

July 21, 2017

Work Completed This Past Week

  • Installed curb and gutter and sidewalk on Fairbank, Barrypoint and Scottswood (East)
  • Installed asphalt patching on Barrypoint and Scottswood (East)
  • Prepared for asphalt patching on Scottswood (East) a...
Read on...

Construction Updates
Posted on: July 14, 2017

Project Update: First Division Sewer Separation - July 14, 2017

First Division Sewer Separation Project

Progress Report

July 14, 2017

Work Completed This Past Week

  • Completed storm sewer installation in Phase 3 on Scottswood (East)
  • Completed Fairbank storm sewer installation (Phase 2)
  • Continued storm sewer installation throu...
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Concstruction Updates Construction Updates
Posted on: July 14, 2017

New Traffic Patterns and Detours in the First Division!

First Division Sewer Separation

Work is progressing on the First Division Sewer Separation Project. Occasional road closures and detours are required. Please follow posted detours and observe posted speed limits in the construction zone at all times. Please also consider taking an alter...

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Construction Updates Construction Updates
Posted on: July 7, 2017

Project Update: First Division Sewer Separation - July 7

Work Completed This Past Week

  • Storm sewer installation continued in Phase 3 on Scottswood (East).

Upcoming Work Planned Next Week

  • Complete storm sewer installation in Phase 3 on Scottswood (East).
  • Complete Fairbank storm sewer installation. (Phase 2)
  • Begin con...
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Construction Updates Construction Updates
Posted on: June 30, 2017

New Traffic Patterns and Detours!

Construction Map 6-29-2017

Effective July 5, 2017, weather permitting, new traffic patterns and detours will be established in and around the Village of Riverside.

For the next phase of the MWRD Salt Creek Intercepting Sewer Rehabilitation Project, Kenny Construction will be working...

Read on...

Construction Detour Map Construction Updates
Posted on: June 23, 2017

Project Update: First Division Sewer Separation - June 23, 2017

First Division Sewer Separation Project - Progress Report

June 23, 2017

Work Completed This Past Week

  • Storm sewer installation continued along Fairbank and Barrypoint in Phase 2 project limits.
  • Barrypoint Detour was installed.
  • Asphalt patching restora...
Read on...

Construction Updates
Posted on: June 16, 2017

Project Update: First Division Sewer Separation

Entire Construction Area:

  • All trees within construction limits have been pruned as needed.
  • Tree protection has been established.
  • Perimeter erosion barriers have been installed at the outfall locations.

Phase 1:  

  • All sanitary service and water main ad...
Read on...

Construction Updates
Posted on: June 9, 2017

Weekly Construction Update - June 9, 2017

First Division Sewer Separation Project

Progress Report

June 9, 2017

Work Completed This Past Week

  • Contractor completed installation of new storm sewer within Phase 1.
  • Contractor began installation of new storm in Phase 2 starting with the installation of the ...
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Construction Updates
Posted on: May 19, 2017

1st Division Sewer Separation Project Update

First Division Sewer Separation Project

Progress Report

May 19, 2017

Work Completed This Past Week

  • Contractor continued sanitary service replacements within Phase 1 limits.
  • Contractor began installation of new sanitary manholes and new storm sewer line within ...
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Construction Updates
Posted on: May 12, 2017

Weekly Construction Update - May 12

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First Division Sewer Separation Project - Progress Report - May 12, 2017

Work Completed This Week

  • Contractor completed installation of tree protection fencing.
  • Contractor began installations of sanitary service adjustments and replacements ...
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Construction Updates
Posted on: May 10, 2017

Construction Update - May 10

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Pavement striping on Quincy and Longcommon will be installed May 10th.  Please allow additional time and utilize caution while driving in the area and obey any posted no parking or temporary detours signs and any flaggers.  The stamped a...

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Construction Updates
Posted on: May 5, 2017

Weekly Construction Update - May 5

First Division Sewer Separation Project

Progress Report

May 5, 2017

Work Completed This Past Week

  • Contractor installed perimeter erosion barrier along four outfall work areas.
  • Contractor removed trees, canopy pruned trees, and root pruned trees.
  • Contractor inst...
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Construction Updates

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Posted on: November 21, 2017

Support the Sarah’s Inn Holiday Gift Project!

Police Patch over the top of a police vehicle with lights on

Your donation can help bring hope and support to a family affected by domestic violence this holiday season.

Drop off donations of toys and gift cards by December 7, 2017 to:

 Riverside Police Station Lobby

31 Riverside Road, Riverside, IL 60546

Toys...

Read on...

Purchase Gift Online Webpage E-Flash
Posted on: November 17, 2017

Now Accepting Apple Pay

Apple Pay logo with a woman holding her phone

Residents can now pay using Apple Pay and other Contactless payment options at the Village Office and at the Parks and Recreation Department.

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Posted on: November 16, 2017

See Ya Later, Gator

The Village Forester would like to remind residents to please remove and store their green or brown tree gator bag(s) indoors for the winter season. Due to the end of the growing season, there should be no need to continue watering your parkway tree(s) u...

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E-Flash
Posted on: November 16, 2017

Don't Leave Leaves in the Street

Various trees with changing colored leaves during the fall season

DO NOT rake or blow fallen leaves from private property onto public property.  It is illegal to do so in Riverside.

It is illegal to rake or blow fallen leaves into the street where they will clog catch basins. It is also illegal to rake or blow f...

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E-Flash
Posted on: November 15, 2017

Shop Pop-Up!

Chocolate Bars from Chocolate Twist

Chocolate Twist has a pop-up shop in the Riverside Train station from Nov. 15 through Dec. 22.

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Posted on: November 15, 2017

Arrive Safely This Thanksgiving: Buckle Up!

Riverside Police Department Vehicle

As millions motorists hit the road to celebrate Thanksgiving, Illinois law enforcement will be working around the clock to make sure holiday travelers are buckled up and driving safely. The Riverside Police Department is joining the Illinois Department of...

Read on...

E-Flash
Posted on: October 23, 2017

Fraud Alert for Property Owners

Riverside Logo with Tower in the Background

The Cook County Recorder of Deeds is officially asking a company operating under the name “Home Title Lock” to cease and desist from using the name of the Office of the Cook County Recorder of Deeds to sell a fraud monitoring service t...

Read on...

Visit the CCRD website for more information. E-Flash
Posted on: October 23, 2017

Get Off the Grid in Riverside!

Brand Marketing Material with photos and text

The Community Development Department and the Economic Development Commission have been working with the village’s marketing consultant for several months on the village's brand articulation process.  Click on the link below to view their efforts....

Read on...

View or download the materials here. E-Flash
Posted on: October 13, 2017

Pink Recycling Containers Now Available!

Flood Brothers Pink Recycling Cart

Pink Recycling Containers are now available to Riverside residents and businesses through Flood Brothers.  The monthly rental fee for a pink recycling container is $3.00.  Flood Brothers will make a $10 donation to the American Cancer So...

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Contact Flood Brothers to Reserve a Pink Cart E-Flash
Posted on: October 2, 2017

Changes to Des Plaines River Flood Stages

Des Plaines River Swan Pond

The Village has worked with the National Weather Service and Cook County Department of Homeland Security over the past few months to update the village's flood stages.

The changes to the Action Stage and Minor Flood Stage for the Des Plaines River at River...

Read on...

Des Plaines River Level at Riverside E-Flash
Posted on: September 29, 2017

Riverside Parks & Rec is Hiring

Join the Riverside Parks & Rec Team through these flexible and fun part time positions. Riverside Parks & Recreation is looking for Before & After School Counselors that are able to work morning and afternoon shifts, an energetic Teachers' Ass...

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Additional Info... E-Flash
Posted on: September 26, 2017

Falling Leaves

Various trees with changing colored leaves during the fall season

Please DO NOT rake fallen leaves into the street where they will clog catch basins. It is illegal to do so in Riverside. The Village operates its sewer system under a Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO) permit issued by the IEPA. Among the conditions of the CSO...

Read on...

E-Flash
Posted on: September 8, 2017

Weekly Construction Update - September 9, 2017

Riverside_Logo_4C

First Division Sewer Separation Project

Progress Report

September 11, 2017

Work Completed the Past Week

  • Completed sanitary sewer in Phase 4.
  • Began concrete restoration in Phase 4.
  • Completed 50% of storm sewer work in Phase 5.

Upcoming Work Planned Next Week

  • Compl...
Read on...

Visit the Construction Updates page of the website E-Flash
Posted on: September 1, 2017

Project Update: First Division Sewer Separation - September 1, 2017

Riverside Logo with Tower in the Background

Work Completed the Past Two Weeks

  • Completed storm sewer and 90% of sanitary sewer in Phase 4.
    • Storm sewer has been installed on Fairbank, Coonley and Scottswood (East of Coonley).
  • Pavement patching and concrete restoration in Phase 2 and 3 on Bloomingbank an...
Read on...

Visit the Construction Updates page of the website E-Flash
Posted on: August 11, 2017

Project Update: First Division Sewer Separation - August 11, 2017

Work Completed This Past Week

  • Completed storm sewer and sanitary sewer in Phase 3 (Scottswood - West).
  • Began storm sewer installation on Fairbank Road in Phase 4.

Upcoming Work Planned Next Week

  • Continue storm sewer and installation in Phase 4 project limits....
Read on...

Construction Updates E-Flash
Posted on: July 28, 2017

Project Update: First Division Sewer Separation - July 28, 2017

Work Completed This Past Week

  • Installed asphalt patching on Barry Point, Fairbank, and Scottswood (East)
  • Installed storm sewer and sanitary sewer on Bloomingbank (Phase 2)

Upcoming Work Planned Next Week

  • Install storm sewer and sanitary sewer on Bloomingbank ...
Read on...

Additional Info... E-Flash
Posted on: July 21, 2017

Project Update: First Division Sewer Separation - July 21, 2017

Progress Report

July 21, 2017

Work Completed This Past Week

  • Installed curb and gutter and sidewalk on Fairbank, Barrypoint and Scottswood (East)
  • Installed asphalt patching on Barrypoint and Scottswood (East)
  • Prepared for asphalt patching on Scottswood (East) a...
Read on...

E-Flash
Posted on: November 20, 2017

Holiday Schedule for Refuse Pickup this Week

Due to the Thanksgiving Day holiday on the usual Thursday collection day, refuse collection will be delayed by one day this week.  Flood Brothers will collect refuse, recycling and yard waste on Friday, November 24.  Please click on the ...

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2017 Holiday Refuse Collection Schedule E-Flash
Posted on: September 4, 2017

Holiday Schedule for Refuse Pickup this Week

Due to the Labor Day holiday on Monday, refuse collection will be delayed by one day this week.  Flood Brothers will collect refuse, recycling and yard waste on Friday, September 8.  Please click on the link below to view the full holida...

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2017 Holiday Refuse Collection Schedule E-Flash
Posted on: July 14, 2017

Project Update: First Division Sewer Separation - July 14, 2017

First Division Sewer Separation Project

Progress Report

July 14, 2017

Work Completed This Past Week

  • Completed storm sewer installation in Phase 3 on Scottswood (East)
  • Completed Fairbank storm sewer installation (Phase 2)
  • Continued storm sewer installation throu...
Read on...

Concstruction Updates E-Flash
Posted on: July 14, 2017

New Traffic Patterns and Detours in the First Division!

First Division Sewer Separation

Work is progressing on the First Division Sewer Separation Project. Occasional road closures and detours are required. Please follow posted detours and observe posted speed limits in the construction zone at all times. Please also consider taking an alter...

Read on...

Construction Updates E-Flash
Posted on: July 7, 2017

Project Update: First Division Sewer Separation - July 7

Work Completed This Past Week

  • Storm sewer installation continued in Phase 3 on Scottswood (East).

Upcoming Work Planned Next Week

  • Complete storm sewer installation in Phase 3 on Scottswood (East).
  • Complete Fairbank storm sewer installation. (Phase 2)
  • Begin con...
Read on...

Construction Updates E-Flash
Posted on: June 30, 2017

New Traffic Patterns and Detours!

Construction Map 6-29-2017

Effective July 5, 2017, weather permitting, new traffic patterns and detours will be established in and around the Village of Riverside.

For the next phase of the MWRD Salt Creek Intercepting Sewer Rehabilitation Project, Kenny Construction will be working...

Read on...

Construction Detour Map E-Flash
Posted on: June 23, 2017

Project Update: First Division Sewer Separation - June 23, 2017

First Division Sewer Separation Project - Progress Report

June 23, 2017

Work Completed This Past Week

  • Storm sewer installation continued along Fairbank and Barrypoint in Phase 2 project limits.
  • Barrypoint Detour was installed.
  • Asphalt patching restora...
Read on...

E-Flash
Posted on: June 16, 2017

Project Update: First Division Sewer Separation

Entire Construction Area:

  • All trees within construction limits have been pruned as needed.
  • Tree protection has been established.
  • Perimeter erosion barriers have been installed at the outfall locations.

Phase 1:  

  • All sanitary service and water main ad...
Read on...

E-Flash
Posted on: June 9, 2017

Weekly Construction Update - June 9, 2017

First Division Sewer Separation Project

Progress Report

June 9, 2017

Work Completed This Past Week

  • Contractor completed installation of new storm sewer within Phase 1.
  • Contractor began installation of new storm in Phase 2 starting with the installation of the ...
Read on...

E-Flash
Posted on: May 24, 2017

Façade Improvement Grant Program - Update

View of Riverside with the Chicago Skyline in the Background

The Village Board of Trustees has revised application requirements for façade improvement grants for 2017. In the hopes that many businesses will take advantage of this opportunity, the Village has budgeted for $30,000 for the program this year. Exterior ...

Read on...

E-Flash
Posted on: June 2, 2017

First Division Sewer Separation Project - June 2

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First Division Sewer Separation Project

Progress Report

June 2, 2017

Work Completed This Past Week

  • Contractor completed sanitary service replacements within Phase 1 limits.
  • Contractor continued installation of new storm sewer within Phase 1.

Upcoming Work Plann...

Read on...

E-Flash
Posted on: May 5, 2017

Weekly Construction Update - May 5

First Division Sewer Separation Project

Progress Report

May 5, 2017

Work Completed This Past Week

  • Contractor installed perimeter erosion barrier along four outfall work areas.
  • Contractor removed trees, canopy pruned trees, and root pruned trees.
  • Contractor inst...
Read on...

E-Flash
Posted on: December 29, 2016

Hen & Beekeeping Pilot Programs

The Village of Riverside has approved a pilot program for 2017 to allow the keeping of hens and beekeeping. The village will begin accepting applications for a license for keeping hens or bees. The Village will only be issuing 15 licenses for beekeeping a...

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Posted on: July 6, 2017

RFD receives new boat for water rescue

DC Sherman and Medic Purvis navigating the new red boat on the pond

The Village of Riverside Department of Fire/Rescue has recently accepted delivery of a new boat which is utilized for rescue and recovery operations on our waterways.

The Village of Riverside Department of Fire/Rescue recently accepted delivery of a new boat that is utilized for rescue and recovery operations on our waterways. The new boat is a 13 ½ foot inflatable rescue boat manufactured by Wing Industries...

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Fire Department Press Releases
Posted on: March 19, 2017

100th Year of The Scottish Old People's Home Fire

Take a look a hundred years back in history at one of the most historic fires in Riverside, IL.

Tribune Article Fire Department Press Releases
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Winter Preparedness Tips

Man walking outside snowing

The winter heating season is our busiest time of year! We’re not only busy providing our 656 communities with clean, safe, reliable natural gas but we also want to make sure our customers are prepared for winter.

The winter heating season is our busiest time of year! We’re not only busy providing our 656 communities with clean, safe, reliable natural gas but we also want to make sure our customers are prepared for winter. To ensure safe and continued del...

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Fire Department Press Releases
Posted on: December 1, 2016

Fight for Air Climb

Jesus Pineda

Jesus Pineda participates in fundraising climb. The "Fight for Air Climb" is an event that takes place at the Presidential Towers in downtown Chicago; I've done the fundraiser three years in a row now.

Jesus Pineda participates in fundraising climb. The "Fight for Air Climb" is an event that takes place at the Presidential Towers in downtown Chicago; I've done the fundraiser three years in a row now. The purpose of the Climb is to raise awaren...

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Fire Department Press Releases
Posted on: March 5, 2016

2016 Graduation Release

Graduation Release

On Saturday night March 5th, Fire Chief Buckley, Deputy Chief Sherman and Lt Williamson attended the Romeoville Fire Academy Graduation for three new members.

Fire Department Press Releases
Posted on: December 3, 2015

New Staff

New Staff

On December 3, 2015 the Fire Department swore in their new staff. Pictured above (Left to right) are Battalion Chiefs Kevin Kuratko and Tom Bensfield, Deputy Chief Bill Sherman and Fire Chief Matt Buckley.

Fire Department Press Releases

Posted on: November 21, 2017

Support the Sarah’s Inn Holiday Gift Project!

Police Patch over the top of a police vehicle with lights on

Riverside Police Partner with Sarah’s Inn.

Your donation can help bring hope and support to a family affected by domestic violence this holiday season.

Drop off donations of toys and gift cards by December 7, 2017 to:

 Riverside Police Station Lobby

31 Riverside Road, Riverside, IL 60546

Toys...

Read on...

Purchase Gift Online Webpage Police Department Press Releases
Posted on: November 15, 2017

Arrive Safely This Thanksgiving: Buckle Up!

Riverside Police Department Vehicle

The Riverside Police Department is joining the Illinois Department of Transportation and the Illinois State Police to remind motorists to Click It or Ticket.

As millions motorists hit the road to celebrate Thanksgiving, Illinois law enforcement will be working around the clock to make sure holiday travelers are buckled up and driving safely. The Riverside Police Department is joining the Illinois Department of...

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Police Department Press Releases

Posted on: November 21, 2017

Support the Sarah’s Inn Holiday Gift Project!

Police Patch over the top of a police vehicle with lights on

Your donation can help bring hope and support to a family affected by domestic violence this holiday season.

Drop off donations of toys and gift cards by December 7, 2017 to:

 Riverside Police Station Lobby

31 Riverside Road, Riverside, IL 60546

Toys...

Read on...

Purchase Gift Online Webpage Trending in Riverside
Posted on: November 17, 2017

Now Accepting Apple Pay

Apple Pay logo with a woman holding her phone

Residents can now pay using Apple Pay and other Contactless payment options at the Village Office and at the Parks and Recreation Department. The service is faster and offers residents more choice and flexibility.

Trending in Riverside
Posted on: November 15, 2017

Shop Pop-Up!

Chocolate Bars from Chocolate Twist

Chocolate Twist has a pop-up shop in the Riverside Train station from Nov. 15 through Dec. 22. Available items are caramels, candy bars, peanut butter cups, marshmallows and cocoa powder.

Read More Trending in Riverside
Posted on: November 15, 2017

Arrive Safely This Thanksgiving: Buckle Up!

Riverside Police Department Vehicle

As millions motorists hit the road to celebrate Thanksgiving, Illinois law enforcement will be working around the clock to make sure holiday travelers are buckled up and driving safely. The Riverside Police Department is joining the Illinois Department of...

Read on...

Trending in Riverside
Posted on: November 3, 2017

Join the Parks & Rec Team

A person typing on the keyboard with a Hiring Banner Overlay

Riverside Parks & Recreation is looking for motivated individuals interested in working with youth and bettering the community of Riverside. We have positions available with flexibility in scheduling. These positions are fantastic for individuals cons...

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Apply here Trending in Riverside
Posted on: October 23, 2017

Fraud Alert for Property Owners

Riverside Logo with Tower in the Background

The Cook County Recorder of Deeds is officially asking a company operating under the name “Home Title Lock” to cease and desist from using the name of the Office of the Cook County Recorder of Deeds to sell a fraud monitoring service that the Recorder's o...

Read on...

Visit the CCRD website for more information. Trending in Riverside
Posted on: October 23, 2017

Get Off the Grid in Riverside!

Brand Marketing Material with photos and text

The Community Development Department and the Economic Development Commission have been working with the village’s marketing consultant for several months on the village's brand articulation process.  Click on the link below to view their efforts....

Read on...

View or download the materials here. Trending in Riverside
Posted on: October 13, 2017

Pink Recycling Containers Now Available!

Flood Brothers Pink Recycling Cart

Pink Recycling Containers are now available to Riverside residents and businesses through Flood Brothers.  The monthly rental fee for a pink recycling container is $3.00.  Flood Brothers will make a $10 donation to the American Cancer So...

Read on...

Contact Flood Brothers to Reserve a Pink Cart Trending in Riverside
Posted on: October 2, 2017

Changes to Des Plaines River Flood Stages

Des Plaines River Swan Pond

The Village has worked with the National Weather Service and Cook County Department of Homeland Security over the past few months to update the village's flood stages.

The changes to the Action Stage and Minor Flood Stage for the Des Plaines River at River...

Read on...

Des Plaines River Level at Riverside Trending in Riverside
Posted on: September 26, 2017

Falling Leaves

Various trees with changing colored leaves during the fall season

Please DO NOT rake fallen leaves into the street where they will clog catch basins. It is illegal to do so in Riverside. The Village operates its sewer system under a Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO) permit issued by the IEPA. Among the conditions of the CSO...

Read on...

Trending in Riverside
Posted on: May 24, 2017

Façade Improvement Grant Program - Update

View of Riverside with the Chicago Skyline in the Background

The Village Board of Trustees has revised application requirements for façade improvement grants for 2017. In the hopes that many businesses will take advantage of this opportunity, the Village has budgeted for $30,000 for the program this year. Exterior ...

Read on...

Trending in Riverside
Posted on: June 30, 2017

Detours on Riverside Road

Construction Map 6-29-2017

New traffic patterns and detours have been established in and around the Village of Riverside.

For the next phase of the MWRD Salt Creek Intercepting Sewer Rehabilitation Project, Kenny Construction will be working along Riverside Road from the downtown ar...

Read on...

Construction Detour Map Trending in Riverside
Posted on: April 12, 2017

Vacation Rentals and Keeping Hens and Bees

Bees and Chickens

The Village of Riverside has approved a pilot program for 2017 to allow the keeping of hens and beekeeping and has begun accepting applications. The Village will only be issuing 15 licenses for beekeeping and 15 licenses for keeping of hens. The Village h...

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Trending in Riverside
Posted on: November 15, 2016

Power Outage?

Lightbulbs on Ceiling

If you experience a power outage, please contact ComEd at 1-800-334-7661. Leave the area immediately if there are downed power lines.

ComEd Website Trending in Riverside