Posted on: March 20, 2018

Lane Closures: 1st Avenue & Forest Avenue

Road closed signs detour traffic

The two northbound lanes of 1st Avenue (near the intersection with Forest Avenue) will be closed beginning Friday, March 23, and throughout the weekend.  Traffic on 1st Avenue will be restricted to 1 northbound and 1 southbound lane. The right tu...

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Posted on: March 19, 2018

Tree City USA Designation

Oak Tree Acorns

The Village of Riverside received confirmation today that the community has once again been recognized as a Tree City USA community by the Arbor Day Foundation.  The village has enjoyed this recognition annually for the last 13 years.  C...

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Posted on: March 19, 2018

Metra Announces Revisions to BNSF Schedule

Metra Train in Riverside

Metra’s busiest line, the BNSF, will be the first Metra line to have the new Positive Train Control (PTC) safety system fully operational – but the enhancement will require a significant revision of the line’s schedule starting this summer.

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Posted on: March 16, 2018

ComEd Vegetation Management


ComEd Vegetation Management contractors will be working in Riverside and neighboring communities as the weather improves.  Please review the attached Vegetation Management flyer for details on the work they will be doing and for information regar...

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

Prescribed Burns this Spring


The Village of Riverside will once again be implementing ecological prescription burning in the selected natural areas highlighted on the map below.  Prescribed fire will be applied in a skillful manner to vegetative fuels in our woodlands, wetla...

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

Riverside Parks & Recreation's Giving Tree

Rainbow Over Swan Pond

Riverside Parks & Recreation will be a host site for the pop tab collection site for Ronald McDonald House Charities during the month of March. Pop tabs will be donated at the end of the month. Pop tab donations lead to financial contributions for Ron...

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Posted on: February 20, 2018

Riverside Parks & Recreation Easter Egg Hunt


Join us at the Riverside Public Works Garage for the Annual Easter Egg Hunt at 10 AM sharp on March 24, 2018. Please bring your camera if you want a picture with the Easter Bunny. The Egg Hunt is open to children ages 10 and under accompanied by an adult....

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

Spring Break Stay-cation?

Spring Break Camp

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 2, 2018

Summer Camp Registration


This cold weather has definitely got us excited for summer! February 7th at 9 AM marks the start of Riverside Parks & Recreation Summer Camp Registration for returning campers. Riverside Parks & Recreation Summer Camp is filled with fun, outdoor a...

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Posted on: January 22, 2018

2017 Village Highlights

Riverside Logo with Tower in the Background

At the Regular Meeting of the Village of Riverside Board of Trustees on Thursday, January 18, President Sells provided a brief recap of the 2017 initiatives undertaken by the Village Board and Staff.  Read the report here!

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Posted on: November 15, 2016

Power Outage?

Lightbulbs on Ceiling

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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