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Posted on: April 16, 2021

Historical Commission Meeting Monday

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The Riverside Historical Commission will meet at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, April 19, 2021 in Room 4 of the Riverside Township Hall, 27 Riverside Road, Riverside, Illinois.

View or download the agenda here. E-Flash
Posted on: April 14, 2021

Hauser Food Drive

Hauser Canned Food Drive

Donations will be accepted until April 30.  Help Hauser in their fight against Hunger by making a non-perishable food and/or a monetary donation today. 

Donations can be made several ways:

·       CALL for a porc...

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Learn more at the Hauser PTO website. E-Flash
Posted on: April 12, 2021

IDOT Bridge Work Begins April 19

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IDOT is scheduled to begin a bridge deck reconstruction project on the 31st Street bridge over the Des Plaines River in Riverside and North Riverside on April 19, 2021. Traffic patterns will be shifted and reduced to one lane in each direction to accompli...

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Posted on: March 31, 2021

Groveland Levee Flood Risk Management Project

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The Village Board has received preliminary design renderings of the Groveland Floodwall. View the current Flood Control Wall Appearance Options here.

During April, the following board and commission meetings will have the Groveland Floodwall Design on thei...

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Visit the Groveland Berm page of the website. E-Flash
Posted on: April 12, 2021

IDOT Bridge Work Begins April 19

Road closed signs detour traffic

IDOT is scheduled to begin a bridge deck reconstruction project on the 31st Street bridge over the Des Plaines River in Riverside and North Riverside on April 19, 2021. Traffic patterns will be shifted and reduced to one lane in each direction to accompli...

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Posted on: March 15, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Call Center Now Open

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With vaccine allocations increasing, the Illinois Department of Public Health has launched a call center to bridge the digital divide and assist with vaccine appointments.  The call center is open 7 days a week from 6:00 a.m. to midnight. &nb...

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Hauser Food Drive

Hauser Canned Food Drive

Donations will be accepted until April 30.  Help Hauser in their fight against Hunger by making a non-perishable food and/or a monetary donation today. 

Donations can be made several ways:

·       CALL for a porc...

Read on...

Learn more at the Hauser PTO website. Trending in Riverside
Posted on: April 14, 2021

ComEd Vegetation Management

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ComEd has notified the Village that they will be conducting vegetation management operations in the village during April and May.  Vegetation management activities are a key component of ComEd’s maintenanceprogram to ensure electrical s...

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ComEd's Right Tree, Right Place Program Trending in Riverside
Posted on: April 12, 2021

Household Hazards Disposal, Recycling & Shredding Event

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The Village of Riverside and Flood Brothers are partnering to help residents dispose of household hazards on Saturday, May 8.  The household hazards disposal and recycling event will be held at the Riverside Public Works Facility, 3860 Columbus B...

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Posted on: January 26, 2021

Important COVID-19 Updates

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Vaccine administration for Riverside residents is under the jurisdiction of the Cook County Department of Public Health and State of Illinois.  There are two websites where residents can find information:

vaccine.cookcountyil.gov

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Posted on: March 31, 2021

Groveland Levee Flood Risk Management Project

Flooding in 2013-Forest-Groveland-West

The Village Board has received preliminary design renderings of the Groveland Floodwall. View the current Flood Control Wall Appearance Options here.

During April, the following board and commission meetings will have the Groveland Floodwall Design on thei...

Read on...

Visit the Groveland Berm page of the website. Trending in Riverside
Posted on: March 15, 2021

Utility Bill Assistance is Available

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The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) has joined the Citizens Utility Board (CUB) to help Illinoisans struggling with the cost of utility bills during the COVID-19 pandemic. Under Governor Pritzker’s leadership, the...
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Find information here! Trending in Riverside
Posted on: April 12, 2021

IDOT Projects Starting in Riverside Soon

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IDOT is scheduled to begin the resurfacing of Des Plaines Avenue from 26th Street to 31st Street starting April 19. There will be lane closures.  Expect delays.  The estimated completion date for this project is early July.

IDOT is also s...

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Posted on: March 12, 2021

Have You Been Fully Vaccinated?

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Have You Been Fully Vaccinated?

People are considered fully vaccinated:

  • 2 weeks after their second dose in a 2-dose series, like the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines, or
  • 2 weeks after a single-dose vaccine, like Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen vaccine

If it has bee...

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Posted on: March 9, 2021

Saving Energy = Saving Money & Saving the Planet

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According to the Metropolitan Mayor's Caucus, the pandemic has worsened the "energy burden" some households face.   Energy burden is the percentage of household income spent on energy costs. Home energy costs that are under 6% ...

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Learn more about the Greenest Region Compact Trending in Riverside
Posted on: February 25, 2021

Tree City USA!

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The Arbor Day Foundation has one again recognized Riverside as a Tree City USA. This is the 16th consecutive year that Riverside has received the distinction.  Residents should be proud to live in a community that makes the planting and care of t...

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Arbor Day Foundation Trending in Riverside
Posted on: February 23, 2021

Electricity Rate Increase

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Electric supply rates vary from month to month within a pre-set range.  The current rate of .07069 per kWh can vary from .06569 to .07569 and has been on the low end from October 2020 - January 2021.  However, in February, the rate incre...

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Information on Electric Rates in IL Trending in Riverside
Posted on: February 17, 2021

Think Spring - Think Bikes

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Help shape the future of bike riding in the region by providing input about your bike riding experiences and goals.  

The Cook County Department of Transportation and Highways (CCDOTH) is one of the Chicago region’s largest investors in ...

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Cook County Bike Plan Homepage Trending in Riverside