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Municipal Electric Aggregation

The Village of Riverwoods voters approved a referendum allowing the Village to enter into an electricity purchasing agreement for its residential and small business customers.

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Green Power Program

All residents purchasing electricity through MC Squared are receiving savings over what they would have been paying under the current ComEd rates.

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Village-To-Resident Notification System

The Village of Riverwoods is pleased to announce the launch of the Connect-CTY service for emergency resident notification

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Mosquito Spraying Personal Notification

If you would like a personal phone call letting you know about a pending mosquito spraying event, click on Southlake Mosquito Abatement District's website at Then click on the red circle "Notify Spraying Me" and complete the short form.

For mosquito concerns and to report water standing more than 3 days; notify or call the hotline at 800-942-2555. To report dead birds call the Lake County Health Department at 800-377-8300.

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Illinois Firearm Concealed Carry Law

In January of 2014, the State of Illinois enacted the Firearm Concealed Carry Act (430 ILCS 66/1, et al). The Act allows private citizens, who meet certain requirements, to lawfully possess firearms on their persons in most public places. Read More

Arriving to Village Hall for the First Time

I don't know whether you're aware of it or not but the Village Board is considering major work to the Village Hall. This could wind up being a major renovation with some small additions or a brand new building. Read More

Storm Water Drainage

After this long, harsh winter, this year’s spring thaw raised the possibility that the thick snow pack would contribute to flooding in the village when rain storms arrived. Riverwoods has a unique patchwork system for storm water drainage along with a flat topography so any possible increased risk for flooding is always a concern. Read More

Thank You Laurie, for Your Leadership and Vision

Thank you to our “retiring” President, Laurie Breitkopf, who is stepping down after five years at the helm of the Riverwoods Preservation Council. Read More