(Update: 09-20-19) Documents now available for September 24 City Council Meeting

(Update: 09-20-19) Documents now available for the City Council Meeting to take place on Tuesday evening, September 24th at 7pm. The meeting will take place in the Community Room at Riverdale City Hall.

Help the Quad Cities tell its story to the world!

Visit Quad Cities – the organization responsible for promoting the community as a tourist destination is asking local residents for their input about what makes the Quad Cities worth visiting (besides seeing the world’s largest aluminum rolling mill, of course). Please help!

So, do you think you could do this?

Mayor Mike Bawden invites kids to write what they would do if they were mayor as part of the Iowa League of Cities “If I Were Mayor” essay contest and his re-election announcement.

(Update) Mayor’s Town Hall Meeting (09-22-19)

(Update 09-17-19) The agenda for the town hall meeting set for Sunday, September 22 at 2pm has been slightly modified. Please come with an open mind and questions for city representatives and your neighbors.

(Update) MetroNet delays bringing fiber optic service to Riverdale!

(Updated 09/17/19) According to Dan Casciato, Metronet’s Government Affairs Manager for Illinois, Minnesota and Iowa, the company’s plans now call for Riverdale to receive fiber optic service by mid to late-February 2020.

Riverdale firefighters welcome local heroes as they take their “Honor Flight” to Washington, DC.

Members of the Riverdale Volunteer Fire Department were on hand to welcome some of America’s greatest generation as veterans from WWII and the Korean War prepare to leave the Quad Cities on an Honor Flight to Washington, DC.

Comprehensive vegetation study to be considered by City Council at 9-24 meeting.

As an action coming out of the City’s Invasive Plant Task Force, the task force’s chair, Council Member Kelly Krell, has drafted an RFP for a comprehensive vegetation study. You can view and comment on that RFP here.

Riverdale needs your help eliminating honeysuckle on October 19.

Join Council Member, Kelly Krell, as she and a host of Riverdale volunteers work Saturday morning (October 19) to eliminate patches of invasive honeysuckle from Riverdale’s parks and wild places.

September 10 City Council Meeting

Notes and minutes from the Riverdale City Council Meeting held on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 in the Community Room at Riverdale City Hall.

Pete the Purple Bull and friends to stampede through Riverdale on October 12.

QC United’s anti-bullying mascot, Pete the Purple Bull, will be hosting a 5k run through Riverdale on Saturday, October 12. Event information is available here.

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

Stormwater Runoff Mgmt.

Riverdale Hill Sump Line Repair

RVFD Strategic Planning

Mississippi River Trail

Planning & Zoning

Technology Upgrades