Posted on: November 21, 2017

Support the Sarah’s Inn Holiday Gift Project!

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Your donation can help bring hope and support to a family affected by domestic violence this holiday season.

Drop off donations of toys and gift cards by December 7, 2017 to:

 Riverside Police Station Lobby

31 Riverside Road, Riverside, IL 60546


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Posted on: November 17, 2017

Now Accepting Apple Pay

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Residents can now pay using Apple Pay and other Contactless payment options at the Village Office and at the Parks and Recreation Department. The service is faster and offers residents more choice and flexibility.

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Posted on: November 15, 2017

Shop Pop-Up!

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Chocolate Twist has a pop-up shop in the Riverside Train station from Nov. 15 through Dec. 22. Available items are caramels, candy bars, peanut butter cups, marshmallows and cocoa powder.

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Posted on: November 15, 2017

Arrive Safely This Thanksgiving: Buckle Up!

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As millions motorists hit the road to celebrate Thanksgiving, Illinois law enforcement will be working around the clock to make sure holiday travelers are buckled up and driving safely. The Riverside Police Department is joining the Illinois Department of...

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Posted on: November 3, 2017

Join the Parks & Rec Team

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Riverside Parks & Recreation is looking for motivated individuals interested in working with youth and bettering the community of Riverside. We have positions available with flexibility in scheduling. These positions are fantastic for individuals cons...

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Posted on: October 23, 2017

Fraud Alert for Property Owners

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The Cook County Recorder of Deeds is officially asking a company operating under the name “Home Title Lock” to cease and desist from using the name of the Office of the Cook County Recorder of Deeds to sell a fraud monitoring service that the Recorder's o...

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Posted on: October 23, 2017

Get Off the Grid in Riverside!

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The Community Development Department and the Economic Development Commission have been working with the village’s marketing consultant for several months on the village's brand articulation process.  Click on the link below to view their efforts....

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

Pink Recycling Containers Now Available!

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Pink Recycling Containers are now available to Riverside residents and businesses through Flood Brothers.  The monthly rental fee for a pink recycling container is $3.00.  Flood Brothers will make a $10 donation to the American Cancer So...

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Posted on: October 2, 2017

Changes to Des Plaines River Flood Stages

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The Village has worked with the National Weather Service and Cook County Department of Homeland Security over the past few months to update the village's flood stages.

The changes to the Action Stage and Minor Flood Stage for the Des Plaines River at River...

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Posted on: September 26, 2017

Falling Leaves

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Please DO NOT rake fallen leaves into the street where they will clog catch basins. It is illegal to do so in Riverside. The Village operates its sewer system under a Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO) permit issued by the IEPA. Among the conditions of the CSO...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Façade Improvement Grant Program - Update

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The Village Board of Trustees has revised application requirements for façade improvement grants for 2017. In the hopes that many businesses will take advantage of this opportunity, the Village has budgeted for $30,000 for the program this year. Exterior ...

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Posted on: June 30, 2017

Detours on Riverside Road

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New traffic patterns and detours have been established in and around the Village of Riverside.

For the next phase of the MWRD Salt Creek Intercepting Sewer Rehabilitation Project, Kenny Construction will be working along Riverside Road from the downtown ar...

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

Vacation Rentals and Keeping Hens and Bees

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The Village of Riverside has approved a pilot program for 2017 to allow the keeping of hens and beekeeping and has begun accepting applications. The Village will only be issuing 15 licenses for beekeeping and 15 licenses for keeping of hens. The Village h...

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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.

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