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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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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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Posted on: February 14, 2018

Spring Break Stay-cation?

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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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Posted on: February 15, 2018

Riverside Historical Commission Meeting

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The Riverside Historical Commission will meet on Monday, February 19, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. in the Historic Water Tower, 10 Pine Avenue.  The public is welcome to attend. 

View or download the Agenda here. E-Flash
Posted on: February 12, 2018

February 13 New Camper Summer Camp Registration


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: February 1, 2018

Riverside Police-Scam Alert

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Riverside Police is warning residents about a new twist on a technical support scam in which people pose as representatives from Microsoft. The scammers are taking the scheme a step further this time. See below for a detailed outline of their process:

The ...

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Microsoft Safety Information E-Flash
Posted on: January 29, 2018

Seminars for Seniors




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 22, 2018

Metra Seeking input Regarding Fares

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Metra will host a series of public open houses throughout the Chicago region in February.  The agency is asking for input on their recent Fare Structure Study.  The nearest Open House for residents of Riverside will be held at the Claren...

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Click here to take the Metra survey. 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