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Welcome to the City of Riverview, Michigan

The City of Riverview is a metropolitan Detroit suburb located in southern Wayne County. Geographically, the community is located 20 minutes south from Downtown Detroit and the Port of Detroit along the shore of the Detroit River. Metropolitan Airport lies 15 minutes west of the city and the Ohio border 30 minutes south. Riverview has a population as of the 2010 census of 12,486. The community encompasses an area of 4.4 square miles. Riverview was incorporated in 1922 as a village in the state of Michigan and was Chartered as a City in 1959. Major industries located within corporate boundaries of the city are Ash Stevens, Inc., Jones Chemicals, Materials Processing, Inc., the Riverview Land Preserve Waste Facility and Riverview Energy Systems. 


Great Lakes Water Authority WATER UPDATE:

The City will be sending samples of its water for testing on 1-16-2016 to an independent facility. The results may take up to one day. We will continue to keep you informed.

Click  Here for the Question and answer document from Great Lakes Water Authority

   Click Here for the 1-18-17 GLWA statement explaining the problem.

Click here to register for emergency notifications using the City of Riverview's Code Red system

Major Highways that service the City of Riverview are I-75 and M-85. Conrail and Canadian National railroads provide rail service to the City. Bus service is provided by the Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation (
SMART). Gordie Howe I-75 bridge construction information Click here!

For information on transportation, roads, water or environment, visit SEMCOG
Click to link to Riverview's City and Zoning Ordinance Page or Riverview's Zoning Map

Our community library is affiliated with The Library Network . The Riverview Highlands Golf Course with 27 holes of Championship Golf Click here for Online Tee Times  a three hole Golf Practice Facility including a driving range with flat and elevated tees. The City provides residents with various recreational services.  Those services include a municipal boat launch, , tennis courts, ball diamonds, outdoor roller blading facilities and extensive senior citizen organized activities and 12 public parks. The Riverview Community School District serves Riverview and North Trenton

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In association with the 2017 Riverview Winterfest Run, the Kiwanis of Riverview will be hosting their annual Pancake Breakfast.  Details below:
Kiwanis of Riverview Annual Pancake Breakfast
Seitz Middle School, Sunday, February 12th, 2017, 9:00am till 11:00am
Adults: $6.00 / Seniors and 12 & Under $5.00 / Under 3: Free
Tickets at the Door
More information call Andrew Swift 734-284-5034 or aswift1@comcast.net

DCC Weatherization Program
DCC's Weatherization Program continues to offer the highest level of help to low-income individuals and families to meet their energy conservation needs. In particular, the program provides assistance through energy saving education, sidewall, and attic insulation installation, as well as other energy saving methods.

You may be eligible to have your home weatherized!
Click here for more information. 

Current Water Quality Report (2015 data The units of measure for copper results where incorrect and have now corrected to the proper units ppb (parts per billion).

Recreation Winter Brochure Click to DL  

Downriver Youth EDU program


Program for 1st time home buyers in Wayne County, this is a seminar and PDF.  Wayne County Home Buyers PDF

YARD WASTE COLLECTION HAS ENDED ***  Yard waste pick up is from April 1st thru November 30th of each year.If residents still have yard waste after December 1st, they can take it to the Land Preserve (734-281-4263) - call for hours of operation) - there is a dumpster for yard waste. 


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Employment Opportunities


Title VI Plan and/or Limited English Proficiency
To ensure that people affected by the City of Riverview’s programs and projects receive the services, benefits, and opportunities to which they are entitled without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sexual orientation, or disability. The City of Riverview has adopted a Non-Discrimination Policy, see linked document and Council Resolution: Title VI Plan Compliance

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City of Riverview Youtube Channel

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