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Posted on: May 24, 2020

Annual Memorial Day Program Goes Virtual

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we will not be able to gather for our customary Memorial Day program in Riverside this year; however, we can still honor our fallen and take time to reflect on the sacrifices made by all who have served this country and our c...

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Posted on: May 21, 2020

Document Shredding Event


Riverside Township is sponsoring a document shredding event for residents of Riverside Township on Saturday, June 6, from 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM in the West parking lot of the Riverside Masonic Lodge, 40 Forest Avenue. There is a limit of 3 boxes per househol...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

Household Hazardous Waste

Household Hazardous Waste Event

The Household Hazardous Waste facility resumed its pre-COVID-19 operations on Saturday, May 9.  Anyone dropping off houshold hazardous waste must remain in their vehicle and have the material easily accessible for off-loading by staff.

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Posted on: May 16, 2020

Get Outdoors This Weekend!

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The Landscape Advisory Commission invites all Riverside residents to serve as citizen-scientists and join our ongoing effort to document Riverside’s natural life on  As we walk and hike our village this year, please con...

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Posted on: May 14, 2020

Riverside Recycles

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Now is a great time to focus on waste prevention wherever possible.  

According to the US EPA, there is a critical need for the raw materials necessary to manufacture packaging, especially paper and cardboard. Because many businesses are currently...

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Posted on: May 8, 2020

RPD Releases 2019 Annual Report

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Riverside Police Department is pleased to release their 2019 Annual Report. 

The report is intended for the Board of Trustees, residents, and other interested parties who wish to review the activities of the Police Department and for those request...

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Posted on: April 24, 2020

Selborne Road and Parkway Road Construction Updates

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The Selborne Road and Parkway Road Paving Project began on Monday, April 20, 2020. The scheduled work involves the full reconstruction of Selborne Road and the resurfacing of Parkway Road. Work will also include drainage structure repairs (where necessary...

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Posted on: May 4, 2020

CEDA Scholarship Program


Students enrolled full-time in an Illinois college or university may qualify for a scholarship.  Recipients must have primary residence in suburban Cook County and meet established income guidelines.  Scholarships range from $500 to $3,0...

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Posted on: April 28, 2020

Get to Know your Parkway Trees!

Tree Inventory

The Forester and the Landscape Advisory Commission are pleased to announce the launch of the Riverside Public Tree Viewer. The viewer was created through a collaborative effort between the Forester, Municipal GIS Partners, Inc., and the Landscape Advisory...

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Posted on: April 21, 2020

Good News from the Library!

Library in the Summer

The Riverside Public Library is happy to announce that due dates on library materials have been extended through June 3, 2020.

Many virtual programs have been added for both adults and children and new services have also been added including online magazin...

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Posted on: April 6, 2020

ComEd Vegetation Management


ComEd will be performing vegetation management in Riverside for the next several months.  Vegetation management is a key component of ComEd’s maintenance program to ensure system electrical reliability, as contact with ComEd equipment i...

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

COVID-19 Updates for Riverside

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Village offices are closed to the public; however, essential Village services will continue as normal.  Please visit the COVID-19 Coronavirus page for the latest information from Village Staff and Elected Officials.

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Posted on: January 2, 2020

Overnight Parking & Vacation Watch

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Effective January 2, 2020, the Riverside Police Department introduced a convenient, online portal to process Overnight Parking & Vacation Watch requests.

Using FRONTLINE Public Safety Solutions, residents can safely and securely submit information onli...

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Posted on: December 17, 2019

2020 Census

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This year, a census will be taken of all persons living in the United States.  It is important that every Illinois resident be counted so our state population accurately reflects our needs. While many Illinoisans will answer the census questionna...

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