Category: Infrastructure

Fifth Avenue Rail Crossing Closed For Construction For 16 Weeks

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews

The 5th Avenue rail crossing in Maywood was scheduled to close on April 15 in order for crews to install a “third rail line, new station platforms that configure with the new track, as well as perform utility and grading work,” Union Pacific officials announced in a recent statement.

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Broadview To Get Green Alleys Thanks To Grant

Monday, March 18, 2019 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews

Featured image: An example of a green alley, this one in Los Angeles | The Trust for Public Land 

During a regular meeting on March 11, the Broadview Board of Trustees voted unanimously to approve an agreement with the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago for a project that would help reduce flooding by installing green alleys in the village.

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