Maywood Starts Demolition of a Dozen Hazardous Properties

Friday, October 13, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured: A multi-unit apartment building at 440 S. 14th Ave. in Maywood gets demolished on Oct. 13. | Courtesy Village of Maywood

In March, the Maywood Board of Trustees unanimously voted to put 12 vacant properties in the village on the path to fast-track demolition. Now, the actual demolition work has started.

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Village Officials Say They’re Moving Fast to Tear Down Hazardous Properties

An abandoned auto repair shop on the 1100 block of South 17th Ave., which is slated for fast-track demolition. | Village of Maywood Wednesday, July 12, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  During a July 12 Legal, License and Ordinance Committee meeting, Maywood village officials said that they’re getting closer to executing a measure unanimously approved by the Board of Trustees in March to put … Continue reading Village Officials Say They’re Moving Fast to Tear Down Hazardous Properties

Maywood Likely to Demolish 12 Hazardous Properties

A former auto repair shop at 1142 S. 17th Ave. that could be torn down if the village board authorizes fast-track demolition on March 7, which it’s likely to do. | All photos by Village of Maywood  Thursday, March 2, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 12:54 p.m. During a March 1 Legal, License and Ordinance Committee (LLOC) meeting, the Maywood Board of Trustees voted … Continue reading Maywood Likely to Demolish 12 Hazardous Properties