Category: Infrastructure

19th Avenue Rail Crossing To Close Oct. 8

Thursday, October 4, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: The 19th Avenue railroad crossing. | Google Maps 

The rail crossing located at 19th Avenue and Main Street, which divides Maywood and Melrose Park, will be closed on Oct. 8 in order to allow crews to install a third rail line and to perform utility and grading work, according to a statement released by Union Pacific Railroad.

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Construction Work On $100M Bellwood Detention Pond To Start In Coming Weeks

Monday, September 24, 2018 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews || Updated: 9/26/18

Featured image: The site of what will be the Addison Creek reservoir within 18 months after construction starts sometime in the next several weeks. | File 

Construction on a long-anticipated reservoir north of Washington Boulevard, near Addison Creek, in Bellwood, could start within the next several weeks, according to Bellwood Mayor Andre Harvey.

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Madison Street Construction Work To Cause Traffic Changes

Sunday, September 16, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Commuters traveling through Maywood should brace for traffic changes related to construction on Madison Street, from First Avenue to the Des Plaines River.

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