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Posted on: August 17, 2018

The Parks & Recreation 2018 Fall-Winter Parks Activity Guide is now available

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Check out what Riverside Parks & Recreation is offering this Fall and Winter in our newly published brochure. There is fun for all ages. Activities featured in this brochure is youth basketball registration, Women's Volleyball, and adult fitness. Don'...

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

Electronics Recycling Event

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The City of Elmhurst, County of DuPage and eWorks Electronics Services, Inc. have partnered to host an Electronics Recycling Collection on Saturday, August 25 from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at the Elmhurst Public Works facility, 985 S. Riverside Drive.

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Riverside Police Make Arrest in Multiple Burglary Investigation

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On Tuesday, August 14, 2018, at 10:00 p.m., Riverside police, assisted by South Barrington detectives, arrested a female resident of Chicago for numerous burglary and felony theft charges. In July 2018, Riverside experienced six separate garage burglaries...

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

West Nile Virus

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West Nile Virus (WNV) levels within the adult mosquito population have reached extremely high levels where transmission to humans is imminent. The species of mosquito involved in WNV transmission is a passive mosquito, and not an aggressive biter with its...

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

PZC Regular Meeting on Wednesday August 22

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The Planning & Zoning Commission will hold their regular meeting on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 7 PM in Room 4 of Township Hall, 27 Riverside Rd.  The agenda can be viewed on the Village Website or by using the link below.  The pub...

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Posted on: August 14, 2018

Village Board of Trustees Regular Meeting Thursday

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The Board of Trustees of the Village of Riverside will meet on Thursday, August 16, at 7:00 p.m. in Room 4 of the Riverside Township Hall, 27 Riverside Road.  The public is encouraged to attend.  If you unable to attend the meeting, plea...

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View or Download the Agenda Packet here. E-Flash
Posted on: August 14, 2018

Riverside Schools - Back to School Safety for Students Traveling to and from School

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It is that time of year again where we will soon be seeing the familiar sight of school busses and children on the streets and sidewalks of our community.

Along with the children, another familiar sight will be our school crossing guards. These crossing gu...

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Posted on: August 14, 2018

Riverside Farmers' Market

The Riverside Farmers' Market is back on Wednesday, August 15 from 230-7 PM under the Water Tower.

Each week we are seeing new produce added at the market. This week we expect: apricots, beets, berries, broccoli, cabbage, cantaloupe, cauliflower, corn, cuc...

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Posted on: August 13, 2018

RPD Currently Hunting for a Suspect Who Dropped a Fully-Loaded Automatic Handgun

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On Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 12:03 a.m., a Riverside Police officer made a traffic stop off of Blackhawk Road in Riverside.  As the officer approached the vehicle, he could smell cannabis emanating from the vehicle. The offender then fled onto...

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Posted on: August 13, 2018

What is a Tree's Best Friend?

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Due to recent drought conditions, the Village Forester would like to remind Riverside residents to water their trees. Newly planted trees are especially vulnerable to drought stress and require your attention and care. Our hope is that once we send this i...

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Posted on: August 7, 2018

WSSRA Riverside Partnership

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We are very excited to announce that Riversiders can now register for West Suburban Special Recreation Association classes. To find out more information about this association please check out their web page. 

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Posted on: August 8, 2018

All About Electric Aggregation

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At their July 19, 2018, Regular Meeting, the Board of Trustees again chose Dynegy as the electrical supplier for the Village's Electric Aggregation Program.  Residents will receive a confirmation letter from Dynegy in August 2018.  Those...

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

RIVERSIDE POLICE EXPLORERS COMPETE AT NATIONAL COMPETITION

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RIVERSIDE POLICE EXPLORERS COMPETE AT NATIONAL COMPETITION

The Riverside Police Department's Explorer Post recently competed in the National Police Exploring Police Competition in West Lafayette, Indiana on the campus of Purdue University.

Attached is a new...

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

Board of Fire and Police Commissioners Meeting

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The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners will meet on Tuesday, August 21 at 7:00 p.m. in the Conference Room of the Village Office.

View or Download the Agenda here. E-Flash
Posted on: July 26, 2018

RR Grade Crossing Safety

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Riverside Police Department reminds residents and those traveling through Riverside that it is not safe to stop on railroad grade crossings.  It is also illegal.If you see that traffic is backed up on one side or the other of a grade crossing, wa...

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Posted on: July 21, 2018

ComEd Scam Alert!

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Riverside residents should be wary of unsolicited phone calls from individuals who claim to be a utility company representative.  Typically, the unknown caller warns that the customer’s service will be shut off if the customer fails to ...

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Posted on: July 20, 2018

New Stop Signs

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The Village has installed several new Stop signs along with corresponding pavement markings to improve driver and pedestrian safety and facilitate traffic flow.  Drivers and pedestrians will notice changes in traffic flow, especially at the inter...

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Posted on: July 17, 2018

Volunteers Needed: Village Commissions

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There are currently openings on the Village of Riverside's Economic Development Commission and Historical Commission.

The mission of the Economic Development Commission is to use the principles of Frederick Law Olmsted’s design of the historic village of R...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

Riverside Parks & Rec Before & After School Program

Registration for Riverside Parks & Recreation Before and After School Program at Hollywood Elementary & Central Elementary begins  July 10th at 9 AM. Riverside Parks & Recreation offers 2, 3, or 5 day registration with options for wee...

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Posted on: July 5, 2018

Weekly Construction Update - July 5, 2018

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Work Completed the Past Week

  • Binder asphalt installed on the 100 Block of Fairbank.
  • Drainage structure adjustments made on Fairbank and Scottswood Roads.
  • Completed all concrete work.

Upcoming Work Planned the Next Two Weeks

  • Roadway preparation for paving.
  • Finis...
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2018 Capital Improvements in Riverside E-Flash
Posted on: June 29, 2018

Community Portal - Property Search

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The Riverside Community Portal is now live on the village website.  What kind of information is available in the Community Portal?  We're glad you asked.  When you visit the Community Portal, you can easily find information like...

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Posted on: June 28, 2018

Weekly Construction Update - June 28, 2018

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Work Completed the Past Week

  • Roadway level binder installation completed throughout First Division.
  • Milled pavement on 100 Block Fairbank Road.
    • Road is closed, local traffic only.

Upcoming Work Planned the Next Two Weeks

  • 100 Block of Fairbank Road Reconstructi...
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Posted on: June 20, 2018

Weekly Construction Update - June 20, 2018

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Work Completed the Past Week

  • Roadway asphalt patching.
  • Preparing roadway for level binder (Fairbank/Coonley/Scottswood)

 

Upcoming Work Planned the Next Two Weeks

  • Install leveling binder. Beginning on Fairbank (200-400 Blocks) on 6/21/18 (weather perm...
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2018 Capital Improvements in Riverside E-Flash