Tuesday, November 27, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
The Cook County Land Bank Authority, an agency created in 2013 to help attract developers to tax-delinquent properties, announced on Nov. 26 that it’s giving away a move-in ready, fully rehabbed home in Maywood to the winner of the authority’s Home Giveaway Lottery.
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Wednesday, November 14, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: A preliminary design sketch of the proposed 68-unit affordable apartment building at 800-820 S. 5th Ave. in Maywood. | Interfaith Housing Development Corporation
A 68-unit affordable apartment building, with ground-floor commercial space, was initially scheduled to be built at 800-820 S. 5th Ave. in Maywood by this fall, but recent changes have pushed the completion date back to May 2020.
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Monday, October 29, 2018 || By Tom Holmes/Forest Park Review|| @maywoodnews
Featured image: As temperatures drop, Housing Forward’s needs grow. | File photo
Lynda Schueler, executive director of the Maywood-based nonprofit Housing Forward, said that by mid-November her staff will be turning some homeless people away from their shelters. There is a seasonal dynamic.
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