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Posted on: October 20, 2020

It's Oak-tober!

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October is a great month to celebrate trees!  Did you know you can find information about every tree on public land in Riverside in the Riverside Tree Viewer online?  Find your trees and chalk up the name on the sidewalk so everyone can ...

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Posted on: October 14, 2020

Housing Assistance is Available

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Mortgage Assistance

The Cook County COVID-19 Mortgage Assistance program, funded by the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act, pays one to three months of overdue or future mortgage payments for income-eligible households. &...

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Posted on: October 2, 2020

Halloween 2020 in Riverside


The Village will not ban trick-or-treating; however, anyone who opts to participate must comply with CDC and IDPH guidance to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Both the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Illinois Department of Public Health clas...

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Posted on: October 1, 2020

Household Hazardous Waste Disposal

Household Hazardous Waste Event

The Illinois EPA has reopened Household Hazardous Waste Collection Sites.

For safe transport of household hazardous waste, residents are asked to:

• Pack household hazardous waste items in a disposable box to avoid spilling during transpor...

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Posted on: September 30, 2020

Important Information for Voters

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There are several ways for Riverside residents to cast a ballot in the upcoming Presidential Election.  Early Voting begins locally on October 19, 2020.  The Early Voting locations closest to Riverside are:  Brookfield Village H...

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Posted on: September 23, 2020

ArbNet Accreditation Renewed

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The Village is pleased to announced that ArbNet has renewed the Village’s accreditation as a Level II Arboretum for another five years!  The ArbNet Arboretum Accreditation Program is the only global initiative to officially recognize ar...

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Posted on: August 28, 2020

Electric Aggregation Update


In 2012, the village had a referendum on whether to allow the village to purchase electricity from electric aggregation programs. Riverside voters approved the referendum by 75%.

In the early years of electric aggregation, Riverside was able to procure low...

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Posted on: July 15, 2020

ComEd News

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In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, ComEd is offering residential customer assistance programs.  Please see the attached flyer for more information.

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