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

January 8th, 2019

7:00 pm – Room 4

Call to order

Pledge to the Flag

Roll call of the Board

Approval of the Minutes of: December 11th, 2018 Board Meeting


Visitors’ Remarks

Supervisor’s Report

Trustees’ Report(s)

Mental Health Board Reports

New Business

A) Preliminary Discussion of 2019-2020 Township Budget

B) Assessor’s Office – Budgetary Transfer

C) Township Postcard Mailer for Seniors

D) Participation in Cook County Township Day

E) Discussion Regarding Township Legal Counsel



A) TOCC Trustees Division – Winter Meeting, Dinner & Program

B) Dissolution of Riverside Lawn Fire Protection District


Approval of Warrants