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Riverlea Fall Festival

By |2019-09-03T20:14:39-04:00September 3rd, 2019|News|

The annual Riverlea Fall Festival will be held at 4:30 pm on Saturday, September 28, in the Circle Park on Riverglen Drive. Grilled hot dogs and fixings will be provided; please bring your own beverages and a side dish to share. For the kids we'll have a bounce house, pumpkin painting, games, and s'mores. We'll

Riverlea Tree Planting Program

By |2019-08-17T10:14:56-04:00August 17th, 2019|News|

This fall the Village is sponsoring a tree planting program in which we will subsidize 50% of the cost of up to two designated shade trees per Village property including installation. Order forms will be delivered to each property this weekend (August 17-18), or the form can be downloaded here (pdf). The requirements for participation are

2019 Election

By |2019-06-17T12:49:17-04:00June 17th, 2019|News|

Four elected positions in Riverlea will be on the ballot in November: the Mayor (incumbent Eric MacGilvray), the Clerk-Treasurer (incumbent Josh Mehling), and two Council positions (incumbents Scott Gordon and Chad Lowe). Any resident who is interested in running for one of these positions will need to create a nominating petition (available here) and collect

Riverlea Easter Egg Hunt: TIME CHANGE

By |2019-04-19T14:47:49-04:00March 31st, 2019|News|

The annual Riverlea Easter egg hunt will be held on Saturday, April 20 at 4:00 pm [please note the time change] in the Circle Park on Riverglen Drive. Please join us to celebrate the coming of spring with coffee, donuts, candy, prizes, and of course hundreds of plastic eggs. All ages are welcome; there will

OSU Airport Presentation

By |2019-02-13T10:57:01-04:00February 13th, 2019|News|

The Ohio State University Airport is updating its master plan to identify current and future needs and to build consensus on investment priorities for the next 20 years. Representatives from the Airport will be attending the Village Council meeting at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, February 19 to update Council on their plans and to invite

Riverlea Luminaries

By |2018-11-08T15:31:02-04:00November 8th, 2018|News|

To celebrate the completion of our infrastructure project, and to light up our new streets and curbs, Riverlea will be holding an evening of candles, cocoa and caroling on Sunday, December 16 (rain/snow date December 21). Luminaries (bags and candles) will be distributed to all homes in the Village between December 8 and 13. Neighbors

No trick or treating October 31

By |2018-10-28T11:22:16-04:00October 28th, 2018|News|

The Village Council has decided to cancel trick or treating in the Village this year. We understand that this is disappointing for many children and families, but Council decided that with streets and yards in their current condition the safety and liability concerns are simply too great. The Mayor has notified the Columbus Dispatch, and

Welcome to Council: Leah Pyter

By |2018-08-27T12:06:27-04:00August 27th, 2018|News|

Congratulations to Leah Pyter (222 W. Riverglen), who was appointed to the vacated Village Council seat at the Council meeting on August 20th. Leah moved to Riverlea from Chicago 3 1/2 years ago with her two kids and her dogs. She teaches neuroscience at Ohio State, where she runs a research lab that studies how

Council Vacancy

By |2018-08-10T11:52:29-04:00August 10th, 2018|News|

Josh Schoenberger has resigned his seat on the Village Council because he and his family will be moving out of Riverlea this month. We are hoping to fill the vacant seat by appointment at the next regular Council meeting on Monday, August 20. The term runs through December 31, 2021. If you are interested in

Mosquito Spraying

By |2018-08-08T10:35:34-04:00August 8th, 2018|News|

The Franklin County Department of Public Health will be spraying for mosquitoes in the Village on Thursday, August 9, starting at about 9:00 pm, weather permitting. The spraying is taking place because West Nile virus has been detected in the area. The County advises that residents take the following precautions during mosquito spraying: If possible