Maywood Board Votes Against Tax Break For Proposed Blood Plasma Donation Center

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: James Troutman, of Troutman & Dams, during an Aug. 20 regular Maywood Board of Trustees meeting. The board voted down his request for a tax break. | Michael Romain

During a regular meeting on Aug. 20, the Maywood Board of Trustees voted 6-1 against directing staff to draft a resolution in support of Cook County granting a property tax break for developers looking to turn the old Aldi grocery store at 215 Madison St. into a blood plasma donation center. Mayor Edwenna Perkins was the only vote in favor of the motion.

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A Movie Is Filming In Maywood, Officials Say

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: A truck containing a wardrobe for a movie being filmed in Maywood sits outside of the Maywood Multipurpose Building on Tuesday evening. | Michael Romain

A production crew has been in Maywood filming at various locations, said village officials during a June 4 regular Board of Trustees meeting.

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Maywood Sells Vacant Lots To Developer Seeking To Build Modern Homes

Saturday, March 30, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: An example of a home that Andrew’s Home Design and Renovation wants to build on formerly village-owned land in Maywood. | Andrew’s Home Design and Renovation

The village of Maywood will be abuzz with residential development in the coming months after the Board of Trustees approved the last of four bundles of village-owned land to a developer who is seeking to build new homes.

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