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Posted on: February 22, 2018

District 96 Schoolchildren Create Homemade Support Cards

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Brookfield resident and District 96 student Gia Tomasewski personally delivered dozens of support cards (homemade) to Riverside Officer Christopher Kudla at the police station while Chris was on duty.

Officer Kudla emotionally expresses his gratitude to do...

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Posted on: February 22, 2018

February Planning & Zoning Commission Meeting

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The Riverside Planning & Zoning Commission will hold their Regular Meeting on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 7 PM in Room 4 of Town Hall, 27 Riverside Rd., Riverside, IL.  The public is encouraged to attend the meeting.  Those unabl...

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Posted on: February 21, 2018

RPD Make Arrest in Connection with December 1st Drive by Shooting on East Burlington

Night Time Photo of Suspect Vehicle

On Tuesday, February 20, 2018, the Riverside Police Department arrested two male juveniles in connection with the Friday, December 1st, 2017 drive-by shooting that took place on the 200 block of East Burlington.  At 11:30 p.m. on this date, River...

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Landmark News Report on Shooting E-Flash
Posted on: February 20, 2018

Riverside Parks & Recreation Easter Egg Hunt

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Join us at the Riverside Public Works Garage for the Annual Easter Egg Hunt at 10 AM sharp on March 24, 2018. Please bring your camera if you want a picture with the Easter Bunny. The Egg Hunt is open to children ages 10 and under accompanied by an adult....

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E-Flash
Posted on: February 16, 2018

RPD School Safety Message

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Riverside Residents and Parents of Riverside School Children-

It is with a heavy heart that I write to you regarding the tragic school shooting event that has taken place in Parkland, Florida this week. As the Chief of Police and a parent, my sincerest con...

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E-Flash
Posted on: February 16, 2018

Opioid Addiction Presentation and Discussion

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A program on understanding the opioid epidemic. There will be a short media presentation and a panel of speakers.  The speakers include representatives from the State of Illinois, Police, Nar-Anon and addiction counselors. Saturday, February 24, ...

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Additional Info... E-Flash
Posted on: February 14, 2018

Spring Break Stay-cation?

Spring Break Camp

Spring Break Stay-cation?The Riverside Parks & Recreation Department and the Riverside Arts Center have plenty of opportunities for exercise and creative expression.From the Parks & Recreation Department:Monday March 26: Volleyball SkillzTuesday M...

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E-Flash
Posted on: February 12, 2018

February 13 New Camper Summer Camp Registration

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February 13th, 4 PM - 6:30 PM starts new camper registration. Summer Camp Registration is ongoing for returning campers currently.

Starting February 14, 2018 Summer Camp registration will be open for all. Initial Summer Camp registrations requires a $15 de...

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Additional Info... E-Flash
Posted on: February 8, 2018

Board of Fire & Police Commissioners Meeting

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The Board of Fire & Police Commissioners of the Village of Riverside has rescheduled their Regular Quarterly Meeting.  The meeting scheduled for 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 13, 2018, has been cancelled.  Instead, the Board will ho...

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Agendas & Minutes E-Flash
Posted on: February 1, 2018

Explore the Riverside Arboretum Indoors!

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The Landscape Advisory Commission invites residents to explore the Riverside arboretum with a series of tree-themed programs at the library during the month of February.  The Riverside Arboretum continues to offer abundant learning opportunities ...

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Visit the Riverside Arboretum online! E-Flash
Posted on: January 29, 2018

Seminars for Seniors

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CIRCUIT COURT OF COOK COUNTY, ELDER JUSTICE CENTER

FREE SENIOR ENRICHMENT SEMINAR SERIES:

Navigating Foreclosure: What Happens When You Are Served With Foreclosure Papers?

Topics to Include:

  • Timeline from the beginning  to the end of the foreclosure ...
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Getting to the Richard J. Daley Center E-Flash
Posted on: January 23, 2018

Thinking Spring?

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The Riverside Landscape Advisory Commission (LAC) is looking for a few good green men and women to help plan Riverside's green space. Two commissioner positions are open. Do you love Riverside's green spaces? Have a flair for history, design or plants? Th...

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Learn more about the Landscape Advisory Commission E-Flash
Posted on: January 3, 2018

Video Gambling Referendum Question

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Residents of the Village of Riverside will have the opportunity to vote for or against video gambling during the March 20, 2018, Gubernatorial Primary Election.

The following is the complete and exact language that will appear on the ballot:  &quo...

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Illinois State Board of Elections E-Flash
Posted on: December 14, 2017

Important News from the Cook County Treasurer's office

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The Cook County Treasurer's Office provides a prepayment option for Taxpayers who may need the write-off or the convenience of paying their 2017 First Installment Property Taxes early.

The Riverside Township Assessor's Office is available to answer questio...

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Cook County Treasurer's Office Website E-Flash

Posted on: July 6, 2017

RFD receives new boat for water rescue

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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

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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

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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: February 22, 2018

District 96 Schoolchildren Create Homemade Support Cards

Officer Kudla with girl holding a sign in front of the police lobby

Riverside Police Officer Battling Cancer Receives Support from Area Schoolchildren.

Brookfield resident and District 96 student Gia Tomasewski personally delivered dozens of support cards (homemade) to Riverside Officer Christopher Kudla at the police station while Chris was on duty.

Officer Kudla emotionally expresses his gratitude to do...

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Police Department Press Releases
Posted on: February 21, 2018

RPD Make Arrest in Connection with December 1st Drive by Shooting on East Burlington

Night Time Photo of Suspect Vehicle

Investigators make arrest in drive-by shooting after lengthy investigation.

On Tuesday, February 20, 2018, the Riverside Police Department arrested two male juveniles in connection with the Friday, December 1st, 2017 drive-by shooting that took place on the 200 block of East Burlington.  At 11:30 p.m. on this date, River...

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Landmark News Report on Shooting Police Department Press Releases
Posted on: February 16, 2018

RPD School Safety Message

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

Riverside Residents and Parents of Riverside School Children-

Riverside Residents and Parents of Riverside School Children-

It is with a heavy heart that I write to you regarding the tragic school shooting event that has taken place in Parkland, Florida this week. As the Chief of Police and a parent, my sincerest con...

Read on...

Police Department Press Releases

Posted on: February 20, 2018

Riverside Parks & Recreation Easter Egg Hunt

Happy-Easter

Join us at the Riverside Public Works Garage for the Annual Easter Egg Hunt at 10 AM sharp on March 24, 2018. Please bring your camera if you want a picture with the Easter Bunny. The Egg Hunt is open to children ages 10 and under accompanied by an adult....

Read on...

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Posted on: February 16, 2018

Opioid Addiction Presentation and Discussion

Riverside Township Logo which is the Village Hall in a green color

A program on understanding the opioid epidemic. There will be a short media presentation and a panel of speakers.  The speakers include representatives from the State of Illinois, Police, Nar-Anon and addiction counselors. Saturday, February 24, ...

Read on...

Additional Info... Trending in Riverside
Posted on: February 14, 2018

Spring Break Stay-cation?

Spring Break Camp

Spring Break Stay-cation?The Riverside Parks & Recreation Department and the Riverside Arts Center have plenty of opportunities for exercise and creative expression.From the Parks & Recreation Department:Monday March 26: Volleyball SkillzTuesday M...

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Trending in Riverside
Posted on: February 14, 2018

RAC Winter Offerings!

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Get out of the house and get creative with these Winter Mosaic, Clay, Adult and Youth Classes.

Mosaic MadnessThis class is geared toward beginners who want to learn about basic techniques, tools and materials involved in creating mosaic art. This class cov...

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Visit the RAC Website to register! Trending in Riverside
Posted on: February 2, 2018

Summer Camp Registration

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This cold weather has definitely got us excited for summer! February 7th at 9 AM marks the start of Riverside Parks & Recreation Summer Camp Registration for returning campers. Riverside Parks & Recreation Summer Camp is filled with fun, outdoor a...

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Additional Info... Trending in Riverside
Posted on: February 1, 2018

Explore the Riverside Arboretum Indoors!

Arb-Net-Logo-Riverside Arboretum

The Landscape Advisory Commission invites residents to explore the Riverside arboretum with a series of tree-themed programs at the library during the month of February.  The Riverside Arboretum continues to offer abundant learning opportunities ...

Read on...

Visit the Riverside Arboretum online! Trending in Riverside
Posted on: January 29, 2018

Seminars for Seniors

Richard-J-Daley-Center-Elder-Justice

CIRCUIT COURT OF COOK COUNTY, ELDER JUSTICE CENTER

FREE SENIOR ENRICHMENT SEMINAR SERIES:

Navigating Foreclosure: What Happens When You Are Served With Foreclosure Papers?

Topics to Include:

  • Timeline from the beginning  to the end of the foreclosure ...
Read on...

Getting to the Richard J. Daley Center Trending in Riverside
Posted on: January 23, 2018

Thinking Spring?

Rainbow Over Swan Pond

The Riverside Landscape Advisory Commission (LAC) is looking for a few good green men and women to help plan Riverside's green space. Two commissioner positions are open. Do you love Riverside's green spaces? Have a flair for history, design or plants? Th...

Read on...

Learn more about the Landscape Advisory Commission Trending in Riverside
Posted on: January 22, 2018

2017 Village Highlights

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At the Regular Meeting of the Village of Riverside Board of Trustees on Thursday, January 18, President Sells provided a brief recap of the 2017 initiatives undertaken by the Village Board and Staff.  Read the report here!

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2017 Village Highlights Trending in Riverside
Posted on: January 3, 2018

Video Gambling Referendum Question

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Residents of the Village of Riverside will have the opportunity to vote for or against video gambling during the March 20, 2018, Gubernatorial Primary Election.

The following is the complete and exact language that will appear on the ballot:  &quo...

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Illinois State Board of Elections Trending in Riverside
Posted on: November 15, 2016

Power Outage?

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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