The Village strives to keep fees for services as low as possible. The link below contains the current schedule of all Village fees.

2021 Fee Schedule Exhibit A (Final)

The Village of Riverwoods is managed by elected officials, volunteers, and a small paid staff. Having volunteers commit their time, expertise, and energy helps to keep costs low and encourages participation by residents who truly care about this community.

Mayor and Village Clerk

The Mayor and Village Clerk are elected for four-year terms.  The Mayor is the chief executive of the village and supervises the administration and services for the Village of Riverwoods.  The Clerk is, among other things, responsible for maintaining the Village’s records and is a voter registrar.

Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is the legislative arm of village government and is made up of six residents serving staggered, four-year terms. The Mayor is the President of the Village Board.  Each trustee chairs committees on key areas of Village responsibility.

Regular Meetings

Minutes and videos of past meetings, as well as agendas for upcoming meetings, can be found on the Village Calendar page.

  • 7:30 p.m.
  • 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of every month
  • Village Hall
    300 Portwine Rd. Road
    Riverwoods, IL 60015

Each Board meeting has time set aside for residents who wish to bring matters before the Board to speak.  You can also ask to have matters set on the agenda by contacting the Mayor’s office at least 5 days before the meeting at which you wish to appear.

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Notification System

The Village of Riverwoods utilizes Blackboard Connect service for emergency resident notification side-by-side with the Village non-emergency resident email database. As a resident or business you can opt-in to emergency messages, non-emergency messages or both.

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