Meeting Notice: Mayor’s Town Hall Meeting set for Sunday, February 23 at 2pm

The monthly Mayor’s Town Hall meeting is set for Sunday (February 23rd) at 2pm in Community Room at City Hall.

Take charge of your old batteries – here’s how to recycle them.

The Waste Commission of Scott County shares some tips on how to recycle old batteries (hint: don’t throw them away OR into your recycle bin).

On the clock: What’s next when it comes to re-staffing City Hall?

With the imminent departure of Interim City Administrator, Lisa Kotter, the City Council is hard at work re-evaluating how City Hall should be staffed and what next steps should be taken. Mayor Mike Bawden gives a run-down of what actions are currently being taken and considered.

Republic Services produces a waste guide for Riverdale residents

The City’s waste/recycling service provider, Republic Services, has made a handy guide for Riverdale residents to use this year.

With all the warnings about coronavirus, what should we do?

The Iowa Department of Public Health just released a statement about how state officials are screening people at risk for coronavirus and takes the opportunity to warn against a much more serious (and common) threat, influenza. Here’s what you should know.

Lisa Kotter lands full-time job as Eldridge Administrator

Riverdale’s Interim City Administrator, Lisa Kotter, was named the City Administrator of Eldridge, Iowa at Monday’s special session of the Eldridge City Council on February 10th.

Riverdale flies the RFD flag at half staff today. Here’s why …

The Riverdale Fire Department flag will fly at half-staff today at City Hall to honor both the life of Firefighter Analiese Chapman and the men and women who serve our community as members of the department.

Visitation and Celebration of Life planned for fallen Riverdale firefighter

Riverdale bids goodbye to Firefighter Analiese Chapman who passed away on February 2 due to complications from Cystic Fibrosis. A visitation is planned for Friday (02/07) and a Celebration of Life service on Saturday (02/08) at the Waterfront Convention Center.

Woods Estates of Riverdale is officially “open for business”

On a chilly Wednesday morning (February 5th), Mayor Mike Bawden cut the ribbon to officially open the Woods Estates of Riverdale subdivision to the public. Developer Seth Woods, Council Members Anthony Heddlesten and Paul DCamp and others were present. Check out the photos…

Riverdale to be among the first to receive fiber optic service

In a call Thursday evening with MetroNET, Mayor Mike Bawden was informed that Riverdale’s neighborhoods would be among the first in the Quad Cities to receive broadband, fiber optic service from the company when that service goes live in early March.

Welcome to Riverdale, Iowa.

Located in the Quad Cities metro area, Riverdale is the home to over 400 residents and the country’s largest aluminum rolling mill. The Arconic Davenport Works was opened in 1948 and currently employs more than 2,000 people and ships product worldwide.

Interested in learning more? Try one of these quick links:


Community Calendar

A calendar of upcoming events in the City, maintained by City Staff. If you have an event you would like to add to the calendar, please contact Riverdale City Hall at (563) 355-2511 during regular business hours or use our online contact form.

City Service Center

Looking for help, information or ways to request information or support from the City of Riverdale? Your search begins here …

Service Directory

Services from the city and community-wide services are listed for you here in this easy-to-use, online directory.

Document Archive

Meeting notices, information packets, minutes and recordings for the past year can be found here.

Online Forms

Have a question, need some assistance, want to spread the word to your neighbors? It’s easy to do with these online forms.

Riverdale Phone Book

Need to reach out and touch your neighbors? We’ve digitized the city phone directory and put it online.

What We’re Working On

Snow Removal Contract

Riverdale Hill Sump Line Repair

RVFD Strategic Planning

Mississippi River Trail

Planning & Zoning

Technology Upgrades


Invasive Plant Task Force

Woods Estates of Riverdale

Flood Management