Wednesday, July 31, 2019 || By Nona Tepper/Wednesday Journal || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Congressman Danny Davis will hold a town hall meeting on Aug. 27 to discuss resident concerns, particularly around what they say is an inadequate barrier off the access road. | Submitted photo
Last June, River Forest residents noticed workers cutting down 17 trees along the Union Pacific railroad tracks. Then they saw workers installing a gravel road up to the train line, where trucks started rolling up and down daily and trespassers began climbing and strolling along the rail bed.
Continue reading “River Forest Residents Reach Out To Proviso Suburbs While Protesting Rail Project”
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Left to right, Fresenius Kabi officials Steve Nowicki, Dr. Michael Schoenhofen, John Ducker and Melrose Park Mayor Ron Serpico during a groundbreaking ceremony that marked the start of work on a project to expand the company’s Melrose Park facility. | Fresenius Kabi
Continue reading “Melrose Park Breaks Ground on $250M Expansion of Manufacturing Site”
Melrose Park residents showing their support for a sanctuary city ordinance in the village during a regular board meeting in February. | File Monday, April 10, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews During an April 10 regular board meeting, the Melrose Park Board of Trustees unanimously struck down a decision to direct the village’s attorneys to prepare an ordinance that would make Melrose Park a … Continue reading Breaking: Melrose Park Strikes Down Sanctuary City Ordinance