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Posted on: September 11, 2019

September 19th, Touch A Truck and Kids Concert

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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 9, 2019

RPD Rail Safety Week

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The Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police (ILACP) has asked the Governor of the State of Illinois to declare September 22nd to 28th as Illinois Rail Safety Week in order to promote vehicle and pedestrian safety around railroad tracks and trains. &n...

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

Library Renovation Update

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The Riverside Public Library provided an update of the ongoing capital campaign at the Village Board of Trustees meeting on September 5, 2019.  If you were unable to attend the meeting or watch it on Riverside TV, please take a moment to view the...

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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: September 3, 2019

Riverside Person of the Year 2019

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Deputy Fire Chief Bill Sherman has been named Riverside's 2019 Person of the Year by the Riverside Township Lions Club and Riverside Chamber of Commerce.  DC Sherman will be honored at a dinner at the Riverside Golf Club on Wednesday, September 2...

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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

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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

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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 indi...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

#Nature by Design

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

Thank you landscape volunteers! The ongoing partnership between the Frederick Law Olmsted Society and Village of Riverside is yielding tangible results in terms of ecosystem restoration. Village Forester Michael Collins shared this beautiful photo of a Mo...

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Posted on: November 15, 2016

Power Outage?

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If you experience a power outage, please contact ComEd at 1-800-334-7661. Leave the area immediately if there are downed power lines.

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