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

When a Garage Collapses in Maywood …

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 || By Michael Romain || EDITORIAL || Updated: 6:21 PM There’s an abandoned house at 900 N. 8th Avenue with a garage that has been in slow collapse for some time. Residents who live near the home have reported that it has been broken into and has become a magnet for rodents and, at any given time, may harbor squatters. In … Continue reading When a Garage Collapses in Maywood …