Category: Economic Development

Officials: Buddy Bear Carwash Could Open In Broadview Before Year’s Out

Sunday, November 4, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: The soon-to-be-completed Buddy Bear Car Wash in Broadview. | File 

If everything goes according to plan, the Buddy Bear Car Wash currently under construction at the corner of 19th Ave. and Cermak Rd. in Broadview, could open before the year is out, according to Broadview officials.

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Maywood Approves $1.4M Tax Break Over Manager’s Warnings Of Possible Tax Hike For Residents

Sunday, October 7, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: National Cycle in Maywood, which secured a tax break so that it can expand its footprint and shore up its finances. | Google Maps 

The Maywood Board of Trustees recently signed off on a significant tax break for one of the village’s oldest businesses even as the village manager warned that the measure could lead to higher taxes for other property owners in town.

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Can Maywood Be An Arts Hub? Residents Say, ‘The Time Is Now’

Sunday, September 23, 2018 | By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Wendy Holmes, of Artspace, during a Sept. 6 meeting in Maywood to discuss the feasibility of an Artspace development coming to the village. | File 

A group of community leaders and arts advocates in the Proviso Township area want Maywood to become an artistic hub that will attract creatives in all genres and media to the village. The anchor of that plan? The construction of live-work space for artists.

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