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 14 total employees (7 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.

The office is open daily, Monday through Friday, from 9am to 3pm. 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.



It's Happening Right In Front of You - The Opioid Epidemic 

Saturday, February 24, 2018

3:00 - 4:30 pm

Riverside Township Hall - 2nd Floor Auditorium

27 Riverside Road, Riverside IL


 A program on understanding the opioid epidemic - there will be a short media presentation

and a panel of speakers. The speakers include representatives from the

State of Illinois, Police, Addiction Counselors, and personal stories.


(please bring a non-perishable food item to donate to the Township Food Pantry)


Sponsored by Riverside Township and The Riverside Township Mental Health Board

For more info, call the Township Office at (708) 442-4400


Light refreshments will be served