Introduction to Riverview, Michigan
In 1950, the city that is now called Riverview only extended as far as the west end of Trenton's two northern boundaries. The rest of what today forms Riverview was a part of the unincorporated Monguagon Township at that time. Riverview was officially incorporated as a village in the year 1922. When the area grew, it was incorporated as a city in 1959.
Riverview and nearby Attractions
- Riverview Recreation
- Heritage Park
- Trenton Parks & Recreation
- Wheelhouse Detroit
- Elizabeth Park
- Vreeland Park
Things To Do In Riverview
The city parks are great relaxation places for people of all ages. The recreation departments organize a variety of programs for kids and adults.
The closest major airport to the city is Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport.
Riverview Higher Education
The local city college is Detroit Business Institute-Downriver. Some of the other colleges situated close to the city are Wayne State University, Marygrove College and Wayne County Community College District.