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Posted on: June 18, 2019

Village Board of Trustees Meeting Thursday

Riverside Logo with Tower in the Background

The Board of Trustees of the Village of Riverside will meet on Thursday, June 20, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. in Room 4 of the Riverside Township Hall, 27 Riverside Road.  The public is encouraged to attend.  If you are unable to attend the meeti...

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Posted on: June 14, 2019

Metra Pedestrian Access Update June 14, 2019

Metra PAIP Brick Work - 6-14-2019

Work Completed This Week

  • JE Landworks placed and fine graded sand for brick pavers.
  • JE Landworks began setting brick pavers

Upcoming Work Planned for Next Week

  • D Construction will begin masonry work for the planter. 
  • JE Landworks will continue to inst...
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Posted on: June 14, 2019

Street Paving Update - June 14, 2019

Forest Avenue Sidewalk Work - 6-14-2019

Work Completed this Week

  • Finished pouring concrete sidewalks and ADA ramps on Herrick Road
  • Finished pouring concrete sidewalks, ADA ramps and curb/gutter on Forest Avenue
  • Poured concrete sidewalks, ADA ramps and curb/gutter on Barrypoint Road
  • Removed and pour...
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Posted on: June 12, 2019

Register for the Independence Day 5K

5K Start

Join us here in Riverside for a beautiful start to your Independence Day. Register for the Riverside 5K today online or at the Historic Water Tower. Online Registration closes 5 PM, July 2nd. It is also available at the Riverside Recreation Department at ...

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Posted on: June 11, 2019

Annual Reduced Pressure Zone Device (RPZ) Inspection

irrigation system, fire suppression system or in-ground pool without an above ground air gap must obtain an annual reduced pressure zone (RPZ) back flow prevention inspection.  This annual inspection is a requirement of the EPA and Illinois Plumb...

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Posted on: June 7, 2019

Metra Pedestrian Access Update June 7, 2019

Metra PAIP Concrete Work - 6-7-2019

Work Completed this Week

  • D Construction completed a sewer repair on the south side of Bloomingbank Road.
  • D Construction placed and graded stone sub-base for brick pavers along the west side of Bloomingbank Road.
  • Carrera Concrete framed and poured concrete cu...
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Posted on: June 7, 2019

Street Paving Update - June 7, 2019

Herrick Road Repaving Photo - 6-7-2019

Work Completed this Week

  • Poured concrete driveway on Herrick Road at St. Mary Church
  • Poured concrete sidewalks and ADA ramps on Herrick Road
  • Poured concrete curb & gutter along Forest Avenue
  • Poured concrete sidewalks and ADA ramps along Forest Avenue
  • Remov...
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Posted on: June 6, 2019

Temporary Parking Changes Effective June 7

Temporary Parking During Construction

With the reopening of Commuter Lot 1, some temporary on-street parking spaces will be eliminated effective June 7.  

Effective Friday, June 7, the following temporary spaces will no longer be available:

  • Spaces 210-217 - Just east of the Township Ha...
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Posted on: June 6, 2019

Temporary Parking Changes Effective June 7

Temporary Parking During Construction

With the reopening of Commuter Lot 1, some temporary on-street parking spaces will be eliminated effective June 7.  

Effective Friday, June 7, the following temporary spaces will no longer be available:

  • Spaces 210-217 - Just east of the Township Ha...
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Posted on: June 12, 2019

Spring & Summer Property Maintenance Reminders

Tall-Grass

Spring is here.  Typically, this is the time of year when weather improves and thoughts turn to outdoor activities. Many residents undertake home improvement and landscaping projects during the Spring & Summer months. Please remember that all...

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

Vehicle Sticker Enforcement Update

Car-on-the-Road

Many residents recently received a letter from the village entitled:  Vehicle Sticker Enforcement Effort.  The Village has not done an enforcement canvas of vehicle stickers since 2010.  Since the last integrity check, many resi...

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

Riverside Fishing Derby Rescheduled

Father and two daughters fishing

Due to the water level and unsafe conditions, the Fishing Derby originally scheduled for this Sunday, June 9th has been rescheduled. The Fishing Derby will now take place on Sunday, July 14th. The time of the event will remain the same at 3:00 pm - 5:00 p...

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Posted on: May 31, 2019

Metra Pedestrian Access Update May 31, 2019

MPAIP Excavation Photo - 5-31-2019

Work Completed this Week

  • Carrera Concrete constructed new curb and gutter and exposed aggregate sidewalk on Bloomingbank Road.
  • D Construction framed, installed rebar and poured concrete yhe footing for the masonry wall planter at the southwest quadrant of B...
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Posted on: May 31, 2019

Street Paving Update - May 31, 2019

Herrick Road Repaving Photo - 5-31-2019

Work Completed this Week

  • Poured concrete curb & gutter along Herrick Road
  • Poured concrete ADA ramps at intersection of Herrick Road & Cowley Road
  • Poured concrete sidewalk along Herrick Road
  • Removed remaining sidewalk, curb & gutter and 1 driveway ...
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Posted on: May 30, 2019

Register today for the Riverside Independence Day 5K

5K Start

Register today for the 41st Annual Riverside Independence Day 5K today. Enjoy the beautiful winding roads of Riverside as your community cheers you on this coming July 4th. The race begins at 7:30 AM sharp by the Riverside Water Tower, and is followed by ...

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Posted on: May 18, 2019

Bicycle Survey

Sharrow-Bike-Trail

Attention Riverside bicyclists, enthusiasts and everyday bike riders.  We need your input!  The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning and the Forest Preserve District of Cook County are studying potential alignments and key connector ...

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Posted on: May 13, 2019

Vehicle and Pet Licenses are now available

Cat and dog sleeping

Vehicle stickers and pet licenses for 2019 - 2020 are now available. Renewal applications were mailed May 10.  If you come to the office to purchase your stickers, PLEASE BRING YOUR RENEWAL PAPERWORK WITH YOU.

Licenses are now required for cats an...

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Posted on: May 10, 2019

Construction Update - May 10, 2019

5-10-2019 Paver Completion

Work Completed this Week

  • Completed permeable paver installation and inlaid pavement markings.
  • Installed remaining concrete sidewalk and driveway pavements.
  • Installed span wire for parking sign installation.

Upcoming Work Planned Next Week

  • Install plantings and...
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Posted on: May 8, 2019

Temporary Parking Changes Take Effect May 13

Temporary Parking During Construction

Reconstruction of Commuter Lot 1 is nearing completion!

The reconstruction of Parking Lot 1, next to the Metra station, with permeable pavers, began on Monday, March 18 and is nearing completion.  Improvements will be completed on Friday, May 17 a...

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Posted on: May 9, 2019

Construction Notice

Metra Pedestrian Access Improvements Snip for Trending

The Metra Pedestrian Access Improvement Project is scheduled to begin on Monday, May 13, 2019.  The project consists of reconstructing the intersection at Riverside Road and Bloomingbank Road, installing brick paver pedestrian walkways, bicycle r...

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

Construction Update - May 3, 2019

5-3-2019 - Lot 1 Pavers 1

Work Completed this Week

  • Continued brick paver installation.
  • Installed brick paver parking striping.
  • Removed curb and sidewalk in preparation for concrete installation.

Upcoming Work Planned Next Week

  • Begin installing plantings in rain garden (weather permitti...
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Posted on: April 26, 2019

Construction Updates for April 26, 2019

Herrick Road Repaving Photo - 4-26-2019

Please visit the village website for progress reports on Commuter Lot 1 and the 2019 Street Paving Program.  

Please note that the street paving contractor plans to install a catch basin at the corner of Forest Avenue and East Avenue on Monday mor...

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

Construction Update - April 12, 2019

Rain_Garden_Parking_Lot_1_in_Progress

Work Completed this Week

  • Installed coarse aggregate subgrade in parking lot.
  • Installed remaining storm sewer and observation wells.
  • Final grade in Rain Garden 1 and Rain Garden 2.
  • Installed seed and blanket along the rain garden.
  • Began concrete curb installati...
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Posted on: April 5, 2019

Construction Update - April 5, 2019

4-5-2019 - Lot 1 Photo 3 Resized for Trending

Work Completed this Week

  • Installed electrical conduit, bollard foundations and light pole foundations.
  • Installed wire span poles and foundations.
  • Installed storm sewer and open manhole connections to the rain garden.
  • Removed existing drainage structures.

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

2019 Road Construction

Road-closed-signs-detour-traffic-temporary

The Village's 2019 street resurfacing projects are scheduled to begin on Herrick Road on April 15.   Forest Avenue and Barrypoint Road will also be resurfaced.  IDOT has awarded the resurfacing contract to Lindahl Brothers of Bensenville...

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Posted on: March 29, 2019

Construction Update

Truck-Working-Commuter-Lot-1-3-27-2019

Work Completed this Week

  • Completed removals of parking lot existing subbase down to final subgrade.
  • Completed removals and grading for subgrade elevations for Rain Garden 1 and Rain Garden 2.

Upcoming Work Planned Next Week

  • Remove existing parking lot drainag...
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