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Posted on: May 20, 2019

May PZC Meeting Cancelled

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The Regular Meeting of the Planning and Zoning Commission scheduled for May 22, 2019 at 7 PM has been cancelled.  The next regular meeting of the Commission is scheduled for June 26, 2019.

View cancellation notice here. E-Flash
Posted on: May 18, 2019

Bicycle Survey

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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 16, 2019

RPD Contingency Plans for Traffic Enforcement Operations

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Riverside Police Department has stepped up its traffic enforcement, traffic monitoring, pedestrian safety enforcement, and bicyclist awareness educational programs as it relates to all summer construction going on in the village during the next several mo...

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

Garages & Driveways Committee Meeting

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The first meeting of the Garages & Driveways Committee will be held on Tuesday, May 21 at 7:00 p.m. in Room 4 of the Township Hall, 27 Riverside Road.  The public is welcome to attend.  Click on the link below to view or download the...

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Posted on: May 14, 2019

RPD Community Notification-Correction

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Riverside Residents:

Updates around pedestrian safety enhancements and the traffic and parking at RBHS

Riverside Police Department has assigned an extra crossing guard to the intersection of Riverside Road and East Quincy. just south of BNSF railroad tracks...

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Posted on: May 14, 2019

RPD Community Notification-

Children on Bikes on a rainy day with police helping

Riverside Residents:

Updates around pedestrian safety enhancements and the traffic and parking at RBHS

Riverside Police Department has assigned an extra crossing guard to the intersection of Riverside Road and East Avenue, just south of BNSF railroad tracks...

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Posted on: May 13, 2019

Riverside Police Respond to “Zombie Raccoon” Calls

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Riverside Police Department is advising pet owners to prepare and protect their pets from the distemper virus.

RPD has seen and responded to an increase in cases of confirmed canine distemper virus found in raccoons after displaying abnormal neurologic sig...

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Posted on: May 13, 2019

Vehicle and Pet Licenses are now available

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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 11, 2019

Memorial Day in Riverside

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Riverside will commemorate Memorial Day with an event on Sunday, May 26 and two events on Monday, May 27.

River Lanterns at Dusk

To honor service members, and commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the American Legion, family members of current and past servi...

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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 9, 2019

Gold Star Memorial Renovations

Guthrie Park Memorial Stone WW1 and WW2 Resized for Trending

The Village of Riverside has begun the renovation of the Gold Star Memorial in Guthrie Park.  The project will include the following:

  • Lifting and temporarily relocating the Veterans Memorial stone monuments and Edward Driver Memorial at the east e...
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Posted on: May 8, 2019

Temporary Parking Changes Take Effect May 13

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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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Learn more about the project here. E-Flash
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

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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

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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.

Upcom...

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

2019 Road Construction

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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

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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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Posted on: March 15, 2019

Temporary Meter Parking During Construction

Temporary Parking During Construction

The reconstruction of Parking Lot 1, next to the Metra station, with permeable pavers, will begin on  Monday, March 18, 2019.  The project will take approximately 8 weeks to complete.  During this project, Parking Lot 1 will be ...

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Posted on: February 27, 2019

ComEd Vegetation Management

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ComEd is currently performing vegetation management in Riverside and will be working in the village for the next three months.  Vegetation management is a key component of ComEd’s maintenance program to ensure system electrical reliabil...

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ComEd "Right Tree, Right Place" Program Info E-Flash