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Posted on: September 13, 2019

Riverside Parks & Recreation Youth Basketball Registration


Don’t miss out on getting physical with the Riverside Parks & Recreation Youth Basketball League. The RPRD promotes a recreational basketball program in a safe and developmental environment. We encourage good sportsmanship, developing strong...

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Posted on: September 11, 2019

Picnic Like it's 1869

Picnic Like Its 1869 - 9-11-2019

This Sunday, Picnic Like It’s 1869!

Calling all picnic hampers – both antique and backpack – Riversiders are cordially invited to the second annual Picnic Like It’s 1869.

On Sunday, September 15, from 1 pm to 4 pm, the community is invited to bring a picnic...

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Posted on: September 11, 2019

September 19th, Touch A Truck and Kids Concert

Flood Brothers Truck

Join us Thursday, September 19th for so much fun by the Water Tower at the annual Touch A Truck and Kids Concert. Little ones will have the opportunity to interact with the vehicles that excite their senses. Vehicles and staff from the Riverside Public Wo...

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

Riverside Historical Commission Meeting Monday, September 16

Image Footer - Water Tower Close Up

The Riverside Historical Commission will meet on Monday, September 16, 2019 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: September 4, 2019

Want to make a difference?


Interested in being a leader for the youth in our community? Looking for positions that supplement your lifestyle and flexibility. Riverside Parks & Recreation has several opportunities for you and your career development. Expand your experience in yo...

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Posted on: August 22, 2019

Parking in Downtown Riverside


The Village is pleased to announce that the installation of pavement markings on Bloomingbank Road has been completed. Metered parking on Bloomingbank Road near the Riverside Train Station are now available in numbered spaces from the hours of 5am – 2am. ...

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2019 Captital Improvements Map E-Flash
Posted on: August 20, 2019

Changes to BNSF Schedule

Metra Train in Riverside

A pilot program that added more weekend service to the BNSF line will continue.  The program was started in June to give customers more weekend options.  On the BNSF Line, a train was added in each direction on Saturday and Sunday. &...

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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Village Property Acquisition

43E Rendering for Trending

At their August 15, 2019 Regular Meeting, the Village Board of Trustees unanimously approved the purchase of 43 East Quincy Street for use by the Riverside Parks and Recreation Department. The acquisition of this property will allow the Parks & Recrea...

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Posted on: August 13, 2019

Bicycle Pavement Markings Installed


Forest Avenue is a designated local bike route that connects to the new bike trail along First Avenue and the Salt Creek Trail.  To emphasize this, the Village has had “sharrows” marked on the pavement on Forest Avenue to indicate that the road i...

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Village Wide Traffic Safety Study E-Flash