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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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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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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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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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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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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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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