Maywood to Make Energy Efficient Upgrades to 670 Street Lights
Community Development / Energy / Government / Infrastructure

Maywood to Make Energy Efficient Upgrades to 670 Street Lights

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews Soon, Maywood residents will be seeing differently in the dark. During a March 7 regular meeting, the Maywood Board of Trustees unanimously approved a contact with two companies, H & H Electric and Twin Supplies, LTD, that will result in the replacement of 670 lighting fixtures — 470 … Continue reading

Chronicle: ComEd Ready For Long, Hot Summer | Fred Hampton Pool Opens June 13
Community Notebook / Energy / Parks & Recreation / Township News

Chronicle: ComEd Ready For Long, Hot Summer | Fred Hampton Pool Opens June 13

Children jump into the pool at the Fred Hampton Aquatic Center, 300 N. Fred Hampton Way (Oak St.), Maywood. This summer is expected to unusually warm, but not too hot that it can’t be handled by ComEd, company officials said.  Friday, June 3, 2016 || Originally Published: Cook County Chronicle | 6/1/16 || By Kevin … Continue reading

ComEd To Install Nearly 400 Energy Efficient Streetlights In Maywood
Energy / Government / Infrastructure / Maywood Politics

ComEd To Install Nearly 400 Energy Efficient Streetlights In Maywood

Tuesday, April 19, 2016 || By Michael Romain  ComEd officials will install energy efficient, smart-ready LED lighting on more than 380 ComEd-owned streetlights throughout Maywood, the company announced on Tuesday afternoon. On April 19, Fidel Marquez, a ComEd senior vice president, met with top village officials, including Maywood Mayor Edwenna Perkins, to help launch the installation. Maywood … Continue reading

ComEd Offering Rebates For Homeowners Who Install New Thermostats
Community Notebook / Consumer Reports / Energy / Noted

ComEd Offering Rebates For Homeowners Who Install New Thermostats

Friday, October 16, 2015 || By COMMUNITY EDITOR  A  new rebate program, offered by ComEd, Peoples Gas, Nicor Gas, North Shore Gas and the Environmental Law and Policy Center, allows homeowners the opportunity to reduce their heating and cooling bills by installing a new Wi-Fi enabled thermostat in their homes between October 2015 and May 2016. Applicants … Continue reading

In the Giving Spirit, ComEd to Pay Up to $1,500 for Senior Citizens’ Electric Bills; Maywood Vehicle Stickers Now on Sale
Energy / Notifications / Press Release / Transit

In the Giving Spirit, ComEd to Pay Up to $1,500 for Senior Citizens’ Electric Bills; Maywood Vehicle Stickers Now on Sale

Wednesday, December 3, 2014 || By COMMUNITY EDITOR  ComEd Gives the Gift of Energy CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–This holiday season, ComEd is giving the gift of energy by dedicating more than $300,000 through a special “Senior Giving” hardship fund created to help senior citizens who have fallen behind on paying their electric bill. Now through Dec. 25, … Continue reading

Proviso Property Owners Can Appeal Tax Assessments Starting Tomorrow, Wednesday, October 23; Heating Bills Could Be Lower This Winter
Consumer Reports / Energy / Fiscally Speaking / Township News

Proviso Property Owners Can Appeal Tax Assessments Starting Tomorrow, Wednesday, October 23; Heating Bills Could Be Lower This Winter

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 || By Michael Romain  Cook County Board of Review appeal deadlines for Proviso Township nearing  Property owners in Proviso Township seeking to appeal the assessed value of their properties with the Board of Review can begin the process beginning tomorrow, Thursday, October 23, 2014. The deadline for filing appeals is Friday, … Continue reading