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Posted on: September 22, 2021

Longcommon Road - Full Crossing Closure

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BNSF has advised the Village that the Longcommon crossing will remain closed until tomorrow evening, September 23.  BNSF is hopeful that they will be able to open the crossing tomorrow evening, weather permitting.

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Posted on: September 21, 2021

Riverside Famers' Market Week 17

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The temps are getting cooler and the leaves are changing colors! Come to the Riverside Farmers’ Market to get some of your fall favorites including pumpkins of all colors and sizes, mums, and gourds from Fasel’s Nursery, Halloween them...

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

A Happy Tree Is A Watered Tree!

New Tulip Tree in Guthrie Park - 4-29--2021

Under current drought conditions, please don’t forget to water your parkway trees to reduce stress.  This practice is one of the most important components for overall tree health.  In particular, newly planted trees can struggl...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Sidewalk Replacement Project Begins!

4-24-2020 Selborne Road Sidewalk Replacement

On Tuesday, September 14, 2021, sidewalk removal will begin as part of the 2021 Riverside Sidewalk Program. New sidewalk is scheduled to be installed September 16 and 17.  Most of the squares slated for replacement this year are located in the Se...

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Posted on: September 9, 2021

Longcommon Road - Full Crossing Closure

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BNSF has advised the Village that the Longcommon crossing will remain closed until tomorrow evening, September 23.  BNSF is hopeful that they will be able to open the crossing tomorrow evening, weather permitting.

The BNSF Railway has notified the...

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Posted on: August 31, 2021

Police Officer Lateral Transfer Opening

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The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners of the Village of Riverside, Illinois, is accepting Lateral Transfer applications for the position of Police Officer with the Village of Riverside Police Department.

On August 10, 2021, the Board of Fire and Polic...

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Posted on: August 26, 2021

We're Hiring!

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The Village of Riverside has several current job openings.  Please visit the village website to learn more about these full time employment opportunities.

Accounting Manager

Building Inspector

Crossing Guard

Paid-on-Call Firefighter

School Year Counse...

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Posted on: August 25, 2021

Swan Pond Path Reconstruction Project

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The Swan Pond Path Reconstruction Project is scheduled to begin on Thursday, August 26, 2021. The Swan Pond Path Reconstruction Project is designed to widen the current path and install limestone shoreline ledge rock in designated locations to prevent fut...

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Posted on: August 20, 2021

Masks Required Indoors

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The Cook County Department of Public Health has announced that effective August 23, 2021:  "Any individual aged two and older and able to medically tolerate a mask shall be required to wear a mask when indoors in a public place, regardless o...

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Posted on: August 30, 2021

New Mailing Address for Water Bills

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Residents will notice a new return address on their utility bills and return envelopes starting in September.  Beginning with September utility bills, mailed payments will go to the Village’s lock box in Carol Stream for processing.  

The...

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Posted on: August 2, 2021

Gas Lamps to be Painted

Gas Lamp Resized for Trending

“Be Prepared” to see Boy Scouts from Riverside Troop 24 scraping and painting gas lamps in the Second Division in the coming weeks.  The Second Division is the area south of the BNSF railroad tracks between Riverside Road and Harlem Avenue and in...

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Posted on: July 14, 2021

Vacation and House Watch Available

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How to Request a Vacation Watch

The Riverside Police Department offers residents a convenient option to request a vacation watch online at Frontline Public Safety Solutions. Simply click the submit button and enter your information.  Submitting a ...

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Posted on: June 25, 2021

2020 Water Quality Consumer Confidence Report

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The Village of Riverside's annual Water Quality Consumer Confidence Report (CCR) for 2020 is now available.  This report summarizes the quality of water that was provided to the Village of Riverside during 2020. This report was published in the J...

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Posted on: June 22, 2021

Summer Bicycle Safety

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With the start of summer, we should all expect to see increased activity outdoors with people bicycling on village streets and local bike trails.  Safety is everyone's responsibility.  Please wear a helmet when riding and always obey the...

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Posted on: June 14, 2021

We're Hiring!

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The Village of Riverside has several current job openings.  Please visit the village website to learn more about these full time employment opportunities.

Accounting Manager

Building Inspector

Village Planner

The Village of Riverside offers a compreh...

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