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Posted on: April 25, 2018

Slurpee Justice

7-11 Operation Chill Logo

Riverside police officers will be distributing well-deserved Slurpee justice to good kids in Riverside. For the 23rd year, 7-Eleven is working with local police and sheriff’s departments to distribute free Slurpee drink coupons to children and youth throu...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

KinderKids 2018 - 2019


Riverside Parks & Recreation KinderKids will be hosting it's Open House on Wednesday April 25th at 5:30 PM at Riverside United Methodist Church. KinderKids registration will begin at 9 AM Thursday, April 26th at the Water Tower. KinderKids is a school...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Riverside Township Announces New Office Hours

Riverside Township Logo which is the Village Hall in a green color

To better serve residents of Riverside Township, the Riverside Township office will be extending their office hours.  Effective May 1, 2018, Riverside Township office hours will be as follows:

Monday - Wednesday - 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Thursday - 9...

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Posted on: April 23, 2018

National Drug Take Back Day

Drug Take Back

Don't be a Dealer!  

Both the Riverside and North Riverside Police Department Lobbies will be drop off locations for unwanted, unused or expired prescription medications on Saturday, April 28.  Both Police Departments will participate in ...

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Posted on: April 20, 2018

Riverside Parks & Recreation Summer Guide


Peruse the pages of the Riverside Parks & Recreation Summer Guide. The Summer Guide registration begins April 23rd at 9 AM for residents and April 27th for non residents. We hope to see you at our events and programs!

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Recreation Guide E-Flash
Posted on: April 18, 2018

April Planning & Zoning Commission Regular Meeting


The Planning & Zoning Commission will hold their regular meeting on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 7 PM in Room 4 of Township Hall, 27 Riverside Rd., Riverside, IL.  The public is encouraged to attend. Click on the link below to view or downloa...

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

Volunteers Needed: Village Boards and Commissions

Riverside Logo with Tower in the Background

The Village of Riverside relies on the expertise of many dedicated resident volunteers who serve on various Village Boards and Commissions throughout the year.  Most boards and commissions meet on a bi-monthly or quarterly basis, but some meet mo...

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Board & Commission Application E-Flash
Posted on: April 10, 2018

Plant Sale Fundraiser

Monarch Butterfly on Flower

The Village of Riverside is collaborating with Audubon Great Lakes to promote native plantings in the village.  Order native plants online and pick them up in downtown Riverside on Saturday, May 19 between 10 am - 1 pm.  Plants will be a...

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Posted on: April 3, 2018

Summer Day Camp Programs near Riverside


The Forest Preserve District of Cook County offers several Summer Day Camp programs near Riverside.  Registration is now open.  Camps feature hikes, nature games and more.  Registration for Nature Center Day Camps is required.


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Register here! E-Flash
Posted on: April 3, 2018

Water and Sewer Infrastructure Maintenance Fee

Water flowing out of a faucet

On March 15, 2018, the Village Board approved an Ordinance instituting a bi-monthly Water and Sewer Infrastructure Maintenance Fee effective April 1, 2018.  Raising fees is always a difficult decision; however, providing quality Water and Sewer s...

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Posted on: March 26, 2018

Hauser Food Drive 2018

Hauser Canned Food Drive

For 47 years, Hauser Jr. High has been the single largest contributor to the Salvation Army's food pantry in the Englewood neighborhood in Chicago. In recent years, Hauser students have also been stocking the Riverside Township Food Pantry each month. &am...

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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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ComEd Vegetation Management Flyer E-Flash