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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Village Board of Trustees Meeting Thursday

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The Board of Trustees of the Village of Riverside will meet on Thursday, September 19, 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 ...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Riverside Farmers' Market this Wednesday

Join us on Wednesday, September 18 from 2:30-7 pm under the Riverside Water Tower. We are down to only four markets in our tenth season! You are going to start seeing some beautiful mums and plants for your yard as well as some really interesting decorati...

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Posted on: September 13, 2019

Riverside Parks & Recreation Youth Basketball Registration

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Don’t miss out on getting physical with the Riverside Parks & Recreation Youth Basketball League. The RPRD promotes a recreational basketball program in a safe and developmental environment. We encourage good sportsmanship, developing strong...

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Posted on: September 11, 2019

September 19th, Touch A Truck and Kids Concert

Flood Brothers Truck

Join us Thursday, September 19th for so much fun by the Water Tower at the annual Touch A Truck and Kids Concert. Little ones will have the opportunity to interact with the vehicles that excite their senses. Vehicles and staff from the Riverside Public Wo...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Landscape Work Day this Saturday

Monarch on Swamp Milkweed - Riverside Road - Photo by Mike Collins - 8-1-2019

Volunteers will be removing weeds along the banks of the Des Plaines River.Saturday, September 21, 20199am - 12pmRiverside Road near Olmsted Road

Future Workdays:Oct 5 - Riverside Road – Plant native grasses & sedges     &am...

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Posted on: September 4, 2019

Want to make a difference?

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Interested in being a leader for the youth in our community? Looking for positions that supplement your lifestyle and flexibility. Riverside Parks & Recreation has several opportunities for you and your career development. Expand your experience in yo...

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Posted on: August 22, 2019

Parking in Downtown Riverside

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The Village is pleased to announce that the installation of pavement markings on Bloomingbank Road has been completed. Metered parking on Bloomingbank Road near the Riverside Train Station are now available in numbered spaces from the hours of 5am – 2am. ...

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Posted on: August 20, 2019

Changes to BNSF Schedule

Metra Train in Riverside

A pilot program that added more weekend service to the BNSF line will continue.  The program was started in June to give customers more weekend options.  On the BNSF Line, a train was added in each direction on Saturday and Sunday. &...

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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Village Property Acquisition

43E Rendering for Trending

At their August 15, 2019 Regular Meeting, the Village Board of Trustees unanimously approved the purchase of 43 East Quincy Street for use by the Riverside Parks and Recreation Department. The acquisition of this property will allow the Parks & Recrea...

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Posted on: August 13, 2019

Bicycle Pavement Markings Installed

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Forest Avenue is a designated local bike route that connects to the new bike trail along First Avenue and the Salt Creek Trail.  To emphasize this, the Village has had “sharrows” marked on the pavement on Forest Avenue to indicate that the road i...

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