The 2018 Mayor Youth Scholarship Applications are now available. Application packets can be picked up at the Village Administration Office or downloaded here.
All applications must be received at the Village
Mar 22, 2018
The Civil Service Commission for the Village of North Riverside is now accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. Testing will be conducted on Saturday, April 21, 2018.
For more information click here.
Mar 22, 2018
The Village's telephone lines will be down for maintenance from 8:00 - 8:30 AM on Friday, March 23, 2018.
There will be NO telephone access to general and department phone lines during this maintenance period.
Mar 21, 2018
The Village of North Riverside has provided water that meets all the requirements of the United States Environmental Protection Agency and the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA) drinking water standards.
Jun 27, 2017
On October 14, 2016, S&P Global Ratings assigned a rating of "A" to the Village of North Riverside, IL, Series 2016 GO Bond Alternate Revenue Source. S&P Global Ratings views the outlook for this rating as
Oct 17, 2016
Per Federal EPA requirements, the Village of North Riverside was required to conduct 30 Lead samples at pre-determined sites that were approved by the Illinois EPA. These tests were conducted on September 7, 2016.
Oct 12, 2016
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size: 14.0pt; line-height: 107%;">Results are back regarding the water sample testing and both samples are clean, the one taken during the break and
Aug 18, 2016
Curbside brush collection has started for the season. Collection is every Tuesday through November 14th. Any questions, please contact Public Works.
May 25, 2016
Click here to access the Village of North Riverside 2015 Public Water Supply Consumer Confidence Report.
Apr 18, 2016
Water Rates & Water Operations Fee
There are a number of costs involved in providing water and sewer services to your home:
Water Costs: The Village gets its water from the City of Chicago via the
Apr 13, 2016
Request for proposals are being sought for a comprehensive intergrated municipal finance software system. Interested vendors can download the RFP below. Sealed proposals must be received by April 1, 2016. All
Mar 08, 2016
North Riverside is now offerring a new PACE Bus program as an additional service to our Senior Rider Program. Please click on the link below to get more details:
Feb 24, 2016
The Village's Finance Department has earned it's 30th consecutive Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA).
Mar 16, 2015
Article was published in The Daily Journal
January 9, 2015
By: Jim Nowlan
The more I read about state and local government pensions in Illinois, the worse it gets. Many municipal police and fire pension funds are so
Jan 19, 2015
Article Published by the Chicago Sun-Times
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
With the election over, it’s time we turn to finding fresh solutions to the massive pension and other debt problems we
Nov 12, 2014
Article published by the Illinois Policy Institute
Nov 07, 2014
Update re: Status of Fire Department Privatization
As you are aware, the Village of North Riverside recently filed a lawsuit in the Circuit Court of Cook County affirming our ability to officially terminate our
Oct 06, 2014
Published by the Chicago Tribune
September 12, 2014, 4:50 PM
After several fruitless months of union bargaining, the Village of North Riverside has taken a dramatic step to protect its taxpayers.
The village filed
Sep 15, 2014
NORTH RIVERSIDE DECLARES IMPASSE WITH FIREFIGHTERS’ UNION, WILL MOVE FORWARD WITH PRIVATIZATION, FILING SUIT TODAY;
Court Filing Seeks to Affirm Village’s Right to Terminate Expired Union Contract
Sep 12, 2014
There are 217 police and fire pension funds in suburban Cook County. The taxpayer-supported systems, with collective assets of nearly $5 billion, are intended to provide public safety workers and their families with
Aug 07, 2014
I appreciate your concern at this challenging time for North Riverside. Let me assure you that every decision we have made thus far has been the result of strategically thought out assessment and deliberation. We have
Jul 22, 2014
A recent article in the Landmark, which was focused on the firefighters’ union, left out some important facts that North Riverside residents should know about the Village’s proposal to continue providing safe and
Jul 18, 2014
Privatizing to solve pension mess
North Riverside firefighters can show the way
Published in Chicago Tribune, July 8, 2014
In 1979, the original Sony Walkman was the newest way to listen to music. Switchboard
Jul 08, 2014
Putting out the fire
North Riverside has a novel answer for its pension crisis
Published by the Chicago Tribune on June 26, 2014
North Riverside is a small town with a big problem: It can't make its pension payments
Jun 26, 2014
WITH MOUNTING STATE PRESSURE TO FUND MILLIONS IN PUBLIC PENSIONS,
NORTH RIVERSIDE EXPLORES FIRE DEPARTMENT PRIVATIZATION
Village prioritizes health and safety, seeks to retain current firefighters by expanding
Jun 18, 2014
In recent weeks, the Village of North Riverside has presented its proposed budget for next year, which projects an operating budget deficit of $1.9 million. A full $1.8 million of this deficit is a direct result of the
Jun 18, 2014
The 2013 Consumer Confidence Report addressing the quality of the Village's potable water supply is now available for review. Please click here to access this report.
Jun 17, 2014
ComEd crews plan to be in North Riverside starting in September 2013 to install smart meters at local homes and businesses. This phase of installation is expected to end in November 2013. Smart meters are digital
Sep 19, 2013