Category: Environment

County’s Free Lead Paint Inspections Program Open To Maywood Homeowners

Monday, June 11, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

The Cook County Department of Public Health (CCDPH) was recently awarded a grant from the Department of Housing and Urban Development designed to correct lead paint hazards in homes for families that qualify.

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Hundreds Volunteer To Clean Maywood During April 21 Village Pride Village Wide Event

Sunday, April 22, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Verneka Smith cleans up a Maywood garden during the annual Village Pride Village Wide cleanup event on April 21. | Shanel Romain 

Nearly 400 people registered to volunteer at Village Pride Village Wide in Maywood on April 21 — Maywood Village Manager Willie Norfleet Jr. among them.

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Annual Village Wide Cleanup To Focus Efforts On Maywood’s Troubled Parks

Sunday, April 8, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: A community member participating in Village Pride Village Wide last year. | Submitted 

As park-related complaints among residents in Maywood pile up, the village’s Environmental and Beautification Commission has at least a temporary solution — the annual Village Pride Village Wide cleanup event, set for April 21.

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