Events / Notifications

Notification: Venue Changed For Free Monthly Youth Breakfast Hosted By Maywood Youth Mentoring

The monthly Free breakfast that’s hosted by Maywood Youth Mentoring will be held on Saturday, February 1st, at Canaan AME Church (801 S. 14th Avenue, Maywood IL), instead of at 200 S. 5th Avenue where it usually is due to water damage at the latter location. The breakfast will begin at 9am and last until … Continue reading

Village Adopts New Overnight Parking Arrangement
Government

Village Adopts New Overnight Parking Arrangement

By Michael Romain  Thursday, MAYWOOD — At a December 11, 2013, LLOC meeting, Trustee Antonette Dorris requested the opportunity to revisit a proposal for the purchase of new overnight parking technology that was originally presented by representatives from Accutron Systems at an August 14, 2013, LLOC meeting. Until Trustee Dorris reintroduced the measure, the proposal … Continue reading

Quick News: Proposed Checkers Restaurant Progressing, New Police Truck Scales, Water and Garbage Rate Increases
Board Meetings / Economic Development / Government / Policing

Quick News: Proposed Checkers Restaurant Progressing, New Police Truck Scales, Water and Garbage Rate Increases

Thursday, January 30, 2014 || Michael Romain  Checkers Restaurant A Step Closer to Completion At a January 21, regular Board meeting, the Village Board unanimously passed an ordinance “approving special uses for an electronic message board sign and for a drive-thru and additional variations related to a landscape buffer, fence height and signage in a C-3 … Continue reading

Board Begins Search For Barlow’s Replacement
Board Meetings / Government

Board Begins Search For Barlow’s Replacement

By Michael Romain Thursday, MAYWOOD — At a January 21, Legal License and Ordinance Committee (LLOC) meeting, the Village Board unanimously moved to begin a national search to replace outgoing Village Manager William Barlow, who is retiring from municipal government effective January 31, 2014. Mr. Barlow has said that his decision was motivated primarily by … Continue reading

From The Review: D209 Renews Superintendent Collins-Hart’s Contract, She’ll Stay On Until 2016
Education

From The Review: D209 Renews Superintendent Collins-Hart’s Contract, She’ll Stay On Until 2016

Wednesday, January 29, 2014 || By Jean Lotus, Editor, The Forest Park Review  Nettie Collins-Hart will continue as superintendent of Proviso Township High School District 209 for another two years, after a joint meeting of the D209 Board of Education and the Financial Oversight Panel voted to renew her contract, Jan. 28. Collins-Hart is the … Continue reading