Category: Government

With Takeover Agreement In Place, Broadview Library Construction To Resume

Sunday, June 13, 2019 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews

It took about a month, but the Broadview Public Library Board of Trustees voted 5-1 to approve a takeover agreement with Travelers Casualty and Surety Company, which will allow construction on the library at 2226 S. 16th Ave. in Broadview to resume within two months.

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Residents, Trustees To Maywood Gas Station Looking To Sell Video Gaming, Alcohol — ‘No!’

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: The Maywood Mart Care, 1701 Harrison St. in Maywood, which wants to add video gaming. | File

The owners of a Maywood gas station and convenience store are seeking to add a video gaming room where alcohol will be served, but the prospect of that happening seem dim. 

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Maywood Park District Commissioner Censured

Sunday, June 9, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: A Maywood Park District meeting on May 14, when Dawn Rone, the park district board president (fourth from left), reprimanded Commissioner Arnettra Barber-Burnside (second from left). | File

A Maywood Park District commissioner was censured earlier this year by her colleagues for allegedly behaving in a manner “unbecoming of an elected official” during an Illinois Association of Park Districts conference in January and reprimanded last month for reportedly violating board policy. The commissioner has denied both claims.

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