Friday, January 19, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
During a Jan. 16 regular meeting, the Maywood Board of Trustees unanimously approved a series of zoning changes that were necessary in order for National Cycle Inc., located at 2200 S. Maywood Drive, in Maywood, to expand its manufacturing operations by building a roughly 28,000-square-foot building on village-owned land nearby.
Continue reading “Maywood Board Green Lights Manufacturing Facility Expansion”
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: The Maywood water tower. | wa9idj/Panoramio
Ever since Maywood’s water woes — from high rates to high fees — were featured in a 2-part Chicago Tribune investigative report last year, village and county officials have been plumbing the depths for solutions to the problem.
Continue reading “Maywood To Explore A Way Around Paying Melrose Park For Water”
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 1/22/18
During a Jan. 16 regular meeting, the Maywood Board of Trustees voted to direct village staff to start the process of transferring six village-operated parks over to the Maywood Park District this year.
Continue reading “Maywood Board Jumpstarts Process Of Transferring Parks To Park District”
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews
A regular meeting of the Maywood Board of Trustees is scheduled to take place tonight, Jan. 16, 7 p.m., at Village Council Chambers, 125 S. 5th Ave., in Maywood. Among items to be discussed (for the full agenda packet, click here):
Continue reading “Regular Maywood Board Meeting Scheduled Tonight, Jan. 16, 7 PM”
Tuesday, January 9, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: A screenshot of the 2004 Transit Oriented Development plan, which RTA and Maywood officials will update starting this year.
Last month, the Maywood Board of Trustees authorized a technical assistance agreement with the Regional Transportation Authority, which will start the process of updating a 13-year-old Transit Oriented Development (TOD) plan for the area within walking distance of the Maywood Metra Station, located on 5th Ave. and Main St.
Continue reading “Maywood Embarks On $65K Upgrade Of Metra Station Area Plan”
Tuesday, December 26, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: The stretch of Warren Street in Maywood scheduled for repairs in 2018. | Google Earth
During a Dec. 19 regular meeting, the Maywood Board of Trustees unanimously approved agreements with Edwin Hancock Engineering for professional engineering services on a series of alley and street improvements scheduled to take place in 2018.
Continue reading “Maywood Preps For Around $2M In Alley And Street Improvements, To Start In 2018”
Wednesday, December 20, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Last month, the Maywood Board of Trustees unanimously approved a resolution establishing its regular meeting schedule for 2018. The resolution marks the first and third Tuesdays of each month as regular village board meeting dates for the 2018 calendar year.
Continue reading “Maywood Board Releases 2018 Board Meeting Calendar”