Wednesday, May 9, 2018 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews
Featured image: A chart pulled from Broadview’s approved FY 2019 budget document. | Screenshot
The village of Broadview’s Board of Trustees voted 5-1 to approve the budget for the 2019 fiscal year during a special April 18 meeting. Trustee Judy Brown-Marino was the sole dissenting vote. During the meeting, village officials also laid out their goals and plans for the new fiscal year.
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Saturday, May 5, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: The Harvey water tower. | Loco Steve/Flickr
Word that the state had been garnishing $1.4 million in tax revenues owed to the city of Harvey, apparently forcing officials there to cut 40 police and fire department personnel last month, reverberated well beyond the troubled south suburb.
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Thursday, April 26, 2018 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews
Property owners have until 11:59 p.m. on April 30 to pay their past due property tax bills or risk their houses, buildings or lots getting included in the annual delinquent tax sale that starts Friday, May 4.
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Thursday, March 1, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 3/3/18
During a Feb. 20 regular meeting, the Maywood Board of Trustees voted unanimously to transfer $1 million from the village’s working capital reserve fund (also known as its rainy day fund) in order to pay 33 vendors to whom the village owes money and with whom the village has outstanding balances of at least 60 days.
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Tuesday, February 13, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
During a Feb. 6 regular meeting, the Maywood Board of Trustees unanimously decided to reactivate the board’s finance committee, which has been dormant since Mayor Edwenna Perkins took office in 2013. Maywood trustee Ron Rivers was absent.
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Tuesday, February 6, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews
During a meeting in December, the Triton College Board of Trustees approved a “tax levy which includes no increase over the previous year,” according to a statement college officials released on Feb. 6.
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Sunday, December 24, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Earlier this month, Moody’s Investor Service, the credit rating company, announced that it had downgraded by a notch a series of outstanding bonds issued by the village of Melrose Park.
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