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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Yard waste pickup set to resume on April 6th

Two yard waste cans full of landscape debris

Yard waste pickup is scheduled to begin this year on April 6th. Yard waste consisting of grass clippings, twigs, leaves and/or plant material is to be set out in 30 gallon Kraft paper bags or in approved refuse cans. Cans must be waterproof with handles a...

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

UPDATED 4/3: Fullerton Avenue Improvement Project

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Please click on the link below to find out important details about the ongoing Fullerton Avenue improvement project.

April 3rd Fullerton Avenue Improvement Project Report (PDF)

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

UPDATED 3/25: Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce News

Announcement concerning the Covid 19 virus

Updated March 25, 2020

Local members of the Grand Corridor Chamber of Commerce appreciate your business during these uncertain times. As a special thank you for your continued support, these local businesses would like to offer you a chance to Buy and Win!...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Census 2020 questionnaire now available

Census Logo which says April 1st is Census Day

The U.S. Constitution mandates that our country counts its population once every 10 years. In order to count the population of the United States, we have to conduct a census. The 2020 Census will provide a snapshot of our nation—who we are, wher...

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Posted on: March 22, 2020

Steps to prevent the spread of Coronavirus

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On March 20, 2020, Illinois Governor J. B. Pritzker issued an executive order that ordered most residents to stay at home. You can find a link to this order below:

Executive Order In Response To COVID-19 (PDF)

This mandatory Stay-At-Home directive started a...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

River Grove School providing meals for our younger community members

River Grove School

In an effort to assist the community during these times of uncertainty, River Grove School will be providing nutritious cold meals for pickup for community members under 18 years old.             &...

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Posted on: February 20, 2020

Tired of waiting forever at a busy railroad crossing?

Gray and blue boxcars blocking a street crossing

The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) recently announced it has established a new, dedicated webpage for the public and law enforcement to report blocked highway-rail grade crossings: www.fra.dot.gov/blockedcrossings

The site requests specif...

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

Dial A Ride Program now available in River Grove

Mayor Dave Guerin standing next to our new Pace Bus

Through the efforts of River Grove Mayor Dave Guerin, the Pace Bus Dial A Ride program is now available to River Grove residents! Aimed at seniors (65 years old and up) and residents with disabilities or special needs, this program will provide transporta...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

UPDATED 4/3: Coronavirus Action Plan for River Grove

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As the concern for the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to grow, please know that the Village is closely monitoring the situation. As of April 3rd, there were 3,815 cases in Chicago and 2,658 cases in surrounding Cook County. We urge you to take...

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

April Newsletter now available

Yellow, orange and purple tulips in full bloom

Click here to read the April 2020 Newsletter.


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Posted on: February 9, 2020

2020 State of the Village Report, Part One

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Please click on the link below to read the second annual State of the Village report:

2020 State of the Village report, Part One (PDF)


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Posted on: March 3, 2020

2020 State of the Village Report, Part Two

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Here’s part two of the second annual report from Mayor Dave Guerin which includes information about our Police and Fire Departments, recreation programming, the latest news with regard to the establishment of a Quiet Zone and more.

2020 State of ...

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Posted on: January 21, 2020

Tax relief program set up to help seniors

Brick bungalows side by side along a village street

A program offered by the Cook County Treasurer’s Office will be able to assist senior citizens who are hard-pressed to pay their property taxes, Treasurer Maria Pappas said today. 

Seniors whose annual household income is $55,000 or less...

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Posted on: December 27, 2018

Message from the Mayor

Mayor Dave Guerin sitting behind his desk at Village Hall

First and foremost, I want to personally thank you for visiting The Village of Friendly Neighbors' website. Whether you are a new resident, longtime Grover, or a new business owner looking to come to our town, I am confident you will find this website loa...

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Signup for Emergency Alerts!

CivicReady signup flyer

New Emergency Alert System!

The Village of River Grove has launched a new mass notifications system for its citizens! CivicReady is a communication service that sends emergent and immediate alerts to River Grove citizens who are subscribed to the system.Al...

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