In Bellwood, Proviso Residents Sound Off On Legalized Marijuana

Sunday, June 2, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Community members in support of a law legalizing recreational marijuana raise their hands to indicate their support during a May 25 town hall in Bellwood. | Courtesy Nathaniel George-Booker/Facebook

A week before lawmakers in Springfield voted to pass a bill that would make recreational marijuana legal in the state of Illinois, residents from across Proviso Township gathered in Bellwood to voice their opinions on what was then still pending legislation. The state legalized medical marijuana five years ago.

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Officials Break Ground On Addison Creek Reservoir Projects In Bellwood

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Bellwood Trustee M.C. Robinson, Bellwood Clerk Janel Moreland, MWRD President Kari Steele, Bellwood Mayor Andre Harvey and Bellwood Trustees Michael J. Ciavattone and Ronald Nightengale during the groundbreaking for the Addison Creek Reservoir projects on Wednesday. | Shanel Romain

Officials with the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District, the village of Bellwood, Cook County and other government bodies and agencies gathered on April 24 for a groundbreaking ceremony on the site of the future Addison Creek Reservoir at 2795 Washington Blvd. in Bellwood.

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Bellwood Working On Bringing Industrial Park To Town

Sunday, March 10, 2019 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews

Featured image: A large lot at 110 N. 25th Ave., part of which could be an industrial park. | Google Earth

The Village of Bellwood is working to bring an approximately 320,000-square-foot industrial park to the Bellwood portion of a large industrial lot located at 110 N. 25th Ave. The property spans both Bellwood and Melrose Park.

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