Riverside Township

27 Riverside Road | Riverside, Illinois 60546

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.



Come join Riverside Township for a day trip to the


Saturday, August 11, 2018 - "Kids Day" at the fair


For $10 per adult or $25 per family (up to 5 people) you will get:

- Coach bus transportation from Riverside Town Hall to Springfield - Departs at 7:45 am
- Light Refreshments on the bus
 - Admission to the fair
- Return transportation - Leaves the fairgrounds at 7:45 pm (back by 11:00 pm)
- A day of fun, fellowship, and no need to drive or stay overnight


Priority will be given to Riverside Township residents, so we will ask for proof of residency.

No unaccompanied minors will be allowed.


Contact the Township by phone at (708) 442-4400 or by email at mytownhall@sbcglobal.net to reserve your spot.