The Perfect Storm: Maywood’s Water Commissioners Have Issues With Water Bills — Their Own

Monday, August 13, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Linda Reedy, a Maywood resident and water commission member said in May that her bills were mysteriously high. | Shanel Romain 

During an overcast morning in May, Linda Reedy sat flummoxed at a dining room table inside of her Maywood home, utility bills dating back to November 2017 flanking her elbows. The last bill she’d received, from March 19 through April 19, had her almost at her wit’s end. It showed water charges totaling $913.08.

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Breaking: Henderson Yarbrough Faces Petition Challenge

A local electoral board hearing held today inside of Council Chambers, 125 S. 5th Ave. | Photo submitted Monday, December, 12, 2016 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || 12/13/16 Former mayor and sitting trustee Henderson Yarbrough is facing a petition challenge. Lawyers for Yarbrough and Maywood resident Linda Reedy, who filed the challenge, gathered inside of Council Chambers, 125 S. 5th Ave., Monday morning to … Continue reading Breaking: Henderson Yarbrough Faces Petition Challenge

In Maywood, County Cop’s Illegal Shortcut Totals Woman’s Car — One Year Later, She Still Wants Justice

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 || Originally Published: Better Government Association || By BGA & FOX Chicago Cops are supposed to follow the “rules of the road” like the rest of us when they’re not responding to emergencies. But that’s not what’s happening near the Cook County courts complex in Maywood, where sheriff’s employees are cutting through a residential neighborhood and driving the wrong way down … Continue reading In Maywood, County Cop’s Illegal Shortcut Totals Woman’s Car — One Year Later, She Still Wants Justice