Category: Infrastructure

Broadview Mayor Pushes For State Transportation Bill

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 12/12/18

Featured image: Broadview Mayor Katrina Thompson, right, with Ford Heights Mayor Annie Coulter, left, and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel. | Courtesy Mayor Katrina Thompson 

During a Dec. 11 press conference, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined members of the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus to express support for state legislation that would pay for additional infrastructure repairs through an increase in the state’s motor fuel tax. 

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Maywood To Hold Public Meeting On Washington Blvd. Improvements Dec. 6

Saturday, December 1, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

The village of Maywood will hold a public informational meeting on Washington Boulevard street improvements on Dec. 6, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., at Washington Dual Language Academy, 1111 Washington Blvd. in Maywood.

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Grade School Districts Eye Pedestrian, Bicycle Safety Improvements

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: The crosswalk outside of Garfield Elementary School, 1514 S. 9th Ave. in Maywood. | File 

Area school districts are looking for ways to improve pedestrian and bicycle safety near local elementary schools.

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