Category: Maywood Politics

Petition Challenge In Maywood Trustee Election Gets Hearing Dec. 10

Friday, December 7, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

The village of Maywood’s Municipal Officers Electoral Board will hold a hearing on Dec. 10, 1 p.m., at 125 S. 5th Ave. in Maywood, to discuss an objection filed by John Olsen against the Maywood Visionary Party.

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High Taxes, Water Bills Top Of Mind For Maywood Trustee Candidates

Friday, November 30, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Nathaniel George Booker — one of at least nine candidates running for village trustee in the April 2, 2019 Consolidated Election — at his campaign kickoff event on Nov. 30 in Maywood. | Courtesy Nathaniel George Booker  

We’ve identified at least nine candidates — two political parties, one slate of nonpartisan candidates and an independent — who plan on running for three open seats on the Maywood Board of Trustees during next year’s election.

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New Slate Of D209 School Board Hopefuls Frame Campaign Themes

Saturday, November 24, 2018 || By Shanel Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Leighton Scott, Beverly Robinson and Denard Wade Sr. at a Nov. 20 holiday toy drive the Proviso United party hosted in Broadview. | Shanel Romain 

Proviso United — the new political slate that includes three candidates vying for the three open seats on the Proviso Township High Schools District 209 school board — recently gave the public a taste of the themes they plan to campaign on ahead of the April 2, 2019 Consolidated Election.

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