Tag: Broadview

Broadview Approves ’19 Budget, Outlines Future Plans

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: A chart pulled from Broadview’s approved FY 2019 budget document. | Screenshot 

The village of Broadview’s Board of Trustees voted 5-1 to approve the budget for the  2019 fiscal year during a special April 18 meeting. Trustee Judy Brown-Marino was the sole dissenting vote. During the meeting, village officials also laid out their goals and plans for the new fiscal year.

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Broadview Appoints Former Fire Chief As New Trustee

Friday, March 23, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: John Tierney, who was appointed to replace the late Tara Brewer as trustee in Broadview earlier this month. | John Tierney/Facebook 

During a regular meeting on March 5, the Broadview Board of Trustees appointed John Tierney to the trustee seat vacated by Tara Brewer, who died suddenly on Jan. 17.

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Broadview Board At Odds Over Personnel Issues

Sunday, January 28, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

The village of Broadview’s Board of Trustees has for weeks been at loggerheads over three temporary positions that Mayor Katrina Thompson has been looking to fill, in addition to efforts by her administration to pay for a public works employee to obtain a commercial driver’s license, or a CDL.

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Broadview Passes State Mandated Sexual Harassment Policy

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

During a Jan. 3 regular meeting, the Broadview Board of Trustees unanimously adopted a policy prohibiting sexual harassment. The measure passed 4 to 0. Trustees Tara Brewer, Sherman Jones and Judy Brown-Marino were absent.

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DCFS Investigating Broadview Toddler’s Christmas Eve Death

Tuesday, January 2, 2018 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews 

According to multiple media reports, officials with the Department of Children and Family Services are investigating claims that a 1-year-old Broadview boy who died on Christmas Eve was neglected.

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Broadview Declares Sept. 25 Autism Day

Monday, September 25, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Debra Vines, founder of The Answer Inc., and her son, Jason, who is autistic. | Photo courtesy Debra Vines

Earlier this month, Broadview Mayor Katrina Thompson presented Debra Vines, the founder of the Answer Inc., a nonprofit organization that provides support services for autistic individuals and their families, with a proclamation declaring Sept. 25 Autism Day in Broadview.

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Broadview Comes Back Online With New Website

Saturday, September 23, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Feature image: A snapshot of Broadview’s new website. 

During a Sept. 18 regular meeting, Broadview officials announced that the village launched a new website after going more than two years without one.

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