Riverside Township

27 Riverside Road, , Riverside, Illinois 60546
(708) 442-4400 | | Fax: (708) 447-0302

Welcome To Riverside Township!

Serving Township Residents of Riverside, Riverside Lawn, North Riverside, Brookfield, and Lyons Since 1870.

Riverside Township was established on September 24, 1870, when four sections were de-annexed from Proviso Township by action of the County Board. The Township is bound by Harlem Avenue on the east, 22nd Street on the north, 39th Street on the south, and North Riverside's 9th Avenue through the forest preserve, Brookfield Zoo, and the Hollywood section of Brookfield on the west.

The office is currently located on the 1st floor of the historic Riverside Town Hall building. With 13 total employees (6 of which are paid positions, and 7 are elected officials), the office strives to provide valued services and general, financial aid to the residents of the community.

If you have any further questions regarding the provided services listed on this website, you can call the Township Office at (708) 442-4400, or contact the office by email at mytownhall@sbcglobal.net.


Township Office hours:

Monday - Wednesday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Friday, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm 

Saturday & Sunday, Closed

Riverside Township

Board of Trustees’ Agenda


February 12th, 2019

7:00 pm – Room 4

Call to order

Pledge to the Flag

Roll call of the Board

Approval of the Minutes of: January 8th, 2019 Board Meeting

Approval of the Minutes of: January 28th, 2019 Special Budget Meeting


Visitors’ Remarks


New Business

A) Grants

     1)   Riverside Fire Department

     2)   Aging Care Connections – Aging Well Month

     3)   Riverside Arts Weekend

     4)   Hauser Jr. High School – Cougar ADVANCE Program

     5)   BEDS Plus Care

     6)   Best Buddies International

     7)   Access To Care

     8)   Sokol Spirit

B) Approval of Room Requests for Special Use

     1)   Private Party - Bridal Shower

     2)   Riverside Swim Club Casino Night

     3)   Junior Woman’s Breakfast With Santa Event

C) Proposal for Installation of Building-Wide Wi-Fi

D) ITASCSC Membership Application

E) Selden Fox – Approval of Audit Services


Supervisor’s Report

Trustees’ Report(s)

Mental Health Board Reports

Unfinished Business

A)  Discussion of 2019-2020 Township Budget

B) Participation in Cook County Township Day


A) TOI 2019 Education District Programs

B) TOI Annual Township Topics Day


Approval of Warrants