Category: Economic Development

Fowling — A Mashup Of Bowling And Football — Could Be Headed To Broadview

Friday, August 17, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Fowling involves lunging a football at bowling pins. | Fowling Warehouse Grand Rapids/Facebook 

A new activity that’s gaining traction across the country could be headed to Broadview. It’s called fowling (pronounced foe-ling) — a hybrid of bowling and football. The concept is simple enough.

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Proviso TIFs Brought In $21.5M Last Year

Thursday, August 2, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

The 38 tax-increment financing districts in Proviso Township brought in roughly $21.5 million in revenue in 2017, according to the annual report on Chicago area TIF revenues released each year by Cook County Clerk David Orr’s office.

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Bellwood Sells Vacant Lot To Developer, Could Become Eatery Or Strip Mall

Monday, July 30, 2018 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: The lot at 2501 Madison St. in Bellwood, which village officials recently sold to a developer. | Realtor.com 

The Bellwood Board of Trustees voted unanimously during a July 18 regular meeting to sell a vacant village-owned lot at 2501 Madison St. in Belllwood to Northfield developer Steve Konstantopoulos.

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