Aug. 16, 2023
Workers were building a patio area Wednesday at Riviera Maya at 2704 Corner Court in Alton. The space, which is on two sides of the popular Mexican restaurant, will allow for outdoor dining during nice weather. The restaurant remains open during construction.
John Badman/The Telegraph
ALTON — Riviera Maya at 2704 Corner Court in Alton remains open as workers construct patio areas on two sides of the popular Mexican restaurant.
John Badman is a 1982 graduate of SIU-Carbondale, with a major in cinema and photography and a minor in law enforcement administration of justice. He has worked at The Telegraph in Alton full-time for 39 years and has been named the National Press Photographers Association’s Region-5 Photographer of the Year six times.