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Posted on: July 2, 2020

Selborne Road Construction Update for July 2

Selborne Road Repaving - Final Asphalt - 7-2-2020

Work Completed this Week

  • Completed adjusting manholes frames to finish grade on Selborne Road and Parkway Road
  • Completed paving the final layer (1.5 inches) of hot mix asphalt surface course on Selborne Road and Parkway Road

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

Independence Day Holiday Information

American Flag in the distance with a branch on the side

Village of Riverside and Riverside Township offices will be closed on Friday, July 3, in observance of Independence Day.  The Village Board of Trustees and Village Staff wish everyone a safe and happy holiday.  

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Posted on: July 3, 2020

Happy Birthday America

American Flag with the Water Tower in the Background

As we welcome the July Fourth weekend, it is worth taking stock of the extraordinary events of recent months that have impacted our village. In March, the COVID-19 pandemic exploded into our lives. Then came the second highest flood in Riverside&rsquo...

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Posted on: July 1, 2020

Register for Programs with Parks & Recreation Today

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  • Camp ReVamp is a full day weekly program for your child entering 1st through 7th grade. A full day of peer engagement, physical fitness, recreational exploration, and creative play is scheduled in a socially distant way. The registration deadline is the M...
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Posted on: July 1, 2020

Register for the Virtual Independence Day 5K

5K Start

It is not to late to join the Riversiders’ and neighbors enrolled in our traditional 5K. Do not miss out on this year’s exclusive shirt. The only way to receive this exclusively designed shirt is to register by July 7th. 

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Posted on: June 30, 2020

Village Board Meeting Cancelled

American Flag in the distance with a branch on the side

The Board of Trustees of the Village of Riverside has cancelled their Regular Meeting scheduled for Thursday, July 2.  The next Regular Meeting of the Village Board will be Thursday, July 16, 2020.

Village offices will be closed in observance of I...

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

Village of Riverside Independence Day Parade

American Flag in the distance with a branch on the side

This year the Village of Riverside and Friends of the Fourth are bringing the July 4th Parade to you! You will be able to view the parade from the safety and comfort of your own front yard. This year’s parade will honor first responders and will...

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

Riverside Playgrounds are now Open!

Riverside Water Tower

Great news!  Riverside playgrounds are now open.  Staff will be removing caution tape and checking equipment.  Please use caution when visiting playgrounds and adhere to the following guidelines:

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

Fresh Oil

Fresh-Oil

There will be FRESH OIL ON SELBORNE ROAD on Tuesday, June 30. Residents in the construction zone should allow 4 hours for the oil to dry before driving on it in order to avoid tracking fresh oil onto newly poured driveway aprons. Please relocate your vehi...

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

Rewewal Deadline Extended

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THIS IS A REMINDER TO RESIDENTS THAT THE DEADLINE TO PURCHASE VEHICLE STICKERS AND PET LICENSES HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO JULY 31, 2020. Residents are also reminded that there will be NO OVER THE COUNTER SALES OF VEHICLE STICKERS OR PET LICENSES THIS YEAR.

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Posted on: June 26, 2020

Selborne Road Construction Update for June 26

Selborne Road Asphalt Paving 6-26-2020

Work Completed this Week

  • Completed fine grading aggregate stone base on Selborne Road
  • Placed 3.5 inches of hot mix asphalt binder course on Selborne Road
  • Placed 1 inch of hot mix asphalt leveling binder course on Parkway Road
  • Began adjusting manhole frames to...
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Posted on: June 19, 2020

Selborne Road Construction Update for June 19

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Work Completed this Week

  • Completed removal of concrete base on Selborne Road
  • Placed geogrid to stabilize soil subgrade and placed 9-inches of stone sub-base on Selborne Road from Uvedale Court to Longcommon Road
  • Began fine grading stone base on Selborne Road...
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Posted on: June 23, 2020

Vehicle Stickers and Pet Licenses are now Available

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Riverside vehicle stickers and pet tags are now on sale.  Renewal applications were mailed on Saturday, June 20, 2020.  Renewals will be accepted online, by phone, by mail or through the drop box.  All vehicle stickers will be m...

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Posted on: June 17, 2020

Cicadas have emerged in Riverside!

Cicada Photo for Eflash - 6-17-2020

Cicadas have emerged in Riverside.  You’ve been hearing their buzz for many days now.  According to the University of Illinois Extension office:

“Periodical cicadas are already beginning to emerge throughout Illinois a...

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Posted on: June 16, 2020

June 16 Census Update

Senior in Mask

To date, Riverside Census participation has reached almost 79%, barely surpassing the village’s 2010 rate. As we continue our push toward a goal of 100% participation, we are encouraging the village’s seniors to be counted!  A...

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Posted on: June 12, 2020

Selborne Road Construction Update for June 12

6-12-2020 Additional Grading2Cropped

Work Completed this Week

  • Removed concrete base on Selborne Road from Nuttall Road through the intersection at Uvedale Court
  • Placed geogrid to stabilize the soil subgrade and placed 9-inches of stone sub-base on Selborne Road from Nuttal Road to Uvedale Cour...
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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Selborne Road Construction Update for June 5

6-5-2020 - Geogrid and Stone

Work Completed this Week

  • Completed asphalt surface removal on Selborne Road and Parkway Road.
  • Removed concrete base on Selborne Road from Nuttall Road through the intersection at Southcote Road.
  • Placed geogrid to stabilize the soil subgrade and placed 9-inch...
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Posted on: June 5, 2020

Vehicle Stickers & Pet Tags

Close up back side of new silver car parking on the asphalt road

Riverside vehicle stickers are not currently for sale.  Renewal applications will be mailed out later in June.

Vehicle stickers renew annually on June 30; however, due to the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic, THE RENEWAL DEADLINE HAS BEEN CHANGED TO JULY...

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Posted on: June 1, 2020

Stormwater Strategies for Homeowners

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The May 17 rain event in Riverside and throughout the Chicago area resulted in widespread flooding and sewer backups.  The Village is collecting data for further analysis. This data will be helpful in planning for future heavy rainfall and floodi...

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Selborne Road Construction Update for May 29

5-29-2020 Driveway Apron Work Resized

Work Completed this Week

  • Completed installation of exposed aggregate sidewalks throughout the job site.
  • Completed installation of concrete driveway aprons on South side of Selborne Road
  • Backfilled gap between existing pavement and new curb and gutter with st...
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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Parks & Recreation COVID-19 Updates

Riverside Water Tower

With Illinois moving into Phase 3 of Governor Pritzker’s “Restore Illinois” plan, we are able to expand our recreation opportunities. While this is a step in the right direction, we are still monitoring the situation very clo...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

Selborne Road Construction Update for May 22

5-22-2020 Curb and Gutter Resized for Trending

Work Completed this Week

  • Adjusted drainage structures on South side of Selborne Road
  • Completed installation of new concrete curb and gutter on South side of Selborne Road
  • Began framing for driveway aprons on South side of Selborne Road

Upcoming Work Planned N...

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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 15, 2020

Selborne Road Construction Update for May 15

Selborne Road Driveway Apron Resized for Trending

Work Completed this Week

  • Completed backfilling gap between new curb and existing pavement with stone on North side of Selborne Road
  • Opened all driveways for access on North side of Selborne Road
  • Saw cut pavement on South side of Selborne Road
  • Began removal of...
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Posted on: April 24, 2020

Selborne Road Construction Update for May 8

Selborne Road Driveway Apron Resized for Trending

Work Completed this Week

  • Removed curb and gutter and driveway aprons on North side of Selborne Rd.
  • Completed reconstruction of various storm manholes on Selborne Rd.
  • Completed installation of new curb and gutter on North side of Selborne Rd
  • Completed installa...
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Posted on: May 1, 2020

Selborne Road Construction Update for May 1

4-24-2020 Selborne Road Sidewalk Replacement

Work Completed this Week

  • Installed exposed aggregate sidewalk on both Selborne Road and Parkway Road
  • Saw cut pavement for curb removal
  • Removed curb and gutter and driveway aprons on half of Selborne Road
  • Reconstructed various storm manholes on Selborne Road

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Posted on: April 24, 2020

Selborne Road Construction Update

4-24-2020 Selborne Road Sidewalk Replacement

Work Completed this Week

  • Set up traffic control
  • Marked out all anticipated concrete removals (subject to change)
  • Saw cut pavement for curb removal
  • Removed sidewalk
  • Began installation of exposed aggregate concrete sidewalk on Selborne

 

Upcoming Work Pla...

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