Tag: Cook County

Woman Wins Free Maywood Home From Cook County Land Bank Authority

Friday, December 21, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Lovise Jiles, Jenia Hart, Mayor Edwenna Perkins, Rob Rose and Raheem Trull pose for a photo on Dec. 21, after Hart learned that she had won a home in Maywood through the Cook County Land Bank. | VFP

When Jenia Hart, 21, walked into the home at 1008 N. Maywood Drive in Maywood, on Dec. 21, she didn’t expect that the space she was entering would be her own.

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Maywood Approves $1.4M Tax Break Over Manager’s Warnings Of Possible Tax Hike For Residents

Sunday, October 7, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: National Cycle in Maywood, which secured a tax break so that it can expand its footprint and shore up its finances. | Google Maps 

The Maywood Board of Trustees recently signed off on a significant tax break for one of the village’s oldest businesses even as the village manager warned that the measure could lead to higher taxes for other property owners in town.

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Broadview And Maywood Get Nearly $400K In County Infrastructure Grants

Thursday, August 30, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: A map showing the 19th Avenue infrastructure project’s limits. | Cook County 

The villages of Broadview and Maywood were both selected to receive grant money from Cook County to fund critical infrastructure projects.

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