Regular Maywood Board Of Trustees Meeting Scheduled Tonight, Aug. 20, 7 PM

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews

A regular meeting of the Maywood Board of Trustees is scheduled to take place tonight, Tuesday, Aug. 20, 7 p.m., at Council Chambers, 125 S. 5th Ave. in Maywood. Among items up for consideration (for the full agenda packet, click here):

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Maywood-Based Housing Forward Joins New Front In Battling Homelessness

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 || By Lacey Sikora/Wednesday Journal || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Sojourner House in Oak Park will provide temporary housing for those bridging the gap between homelessness and permanent housing. | Alexa Rogals

Oak Park will soon make housing history with the opening of Sojourner House, the first dedicated bridge housing in suburban Cook County. Located on Austin Boulevard, Sojourner House contains five separate apartments as well as a detached coach house unit and will bridge the gap between homeless shelters and permanent housing for vulnerable men, women, and families facing homelessness.

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