Tag: Maywood Board of Trustees

After Trib Report, Maywood Outlines Efforts to Save Water

Monday, November 13, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Maywood Village Manager Willie Norfleet, Jr. during a Nov. 7 regular board meeting, where he presented the status of the village’s water system. | Michael Romain/VFP

Village of Maywood officials said that they’re making progress on fixing the town’s water and sewer infrastructure after to a two-part investigative report published in October by the Chicago Tribune showed that the village has among the highest water rates in the Chicago region.

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Maywood Board Meeting Scheduled for Tonight, Tuesday, Nov. 7, 7 PM

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

A regular meeting of the Maywood Board of Trustees is scheduled to take place tonight, Tuesday, Nov. 7, 7 p.m., at 125 S. 5th Ave. in Maywood. Among items to be discussed (for the full agenda packet, click here):

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Hitting a Snag, Maywood to Renew Search for Grant Writer

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

The village of Maywood’s attempt to hire a grant writer hit a snag earlier this month when contract negotiations between the village and the only candidate to apply for the position broke down.

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Maywood-based National Cycle Inc. Planning to Expand Operations

Thursday, October 19, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: An architectural rendering of a proposed new building that National Cycle Inc. plans to build next to its current facility at 2200 S. Maywood Dr. | National Cycle 

National Cycle Inc., located at 2200 S. Maywood Drive in Maywood, is planning to expand its manufacturing operations by building a roughly 28,0000-square-foot building nearby.

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Maywood Board Meeting Scheduled for Tonight, Tuesday, Oct. 17, 7 PM

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

A regular meeting of the Maywood Board of Trustees is scheduled to take place tonight, Tuesday, Oct. 17, 7 p.m., at Village Council Chambers, 125 S. 5th Ave. in Maywood. Among items up for consideration include (to access the full agenda packet, click here):

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Maywood Starts Demolition of a Dozen Hazardous Properties

Friday, October 13, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured: A multi-unit apartment building at 440 S. 14th Ave. in Maywood gets demolished on Oct. 13. | Courtesy Village of Maywood

In March, the Maywood Board of Trustees unanimously voted to put 12 vacant properties in the village on the path to fast-track demolition. Now, the actual demolition work has started.

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Maywood Takes Steps to Finalize $819K Resurfacing Project for Madison St.

Thursday, October 12, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

During a regular meeting on Oct. 3, the Maywood Board of Trustees unanimously approved an engineering agreement to allow Edwin Hancock Engineering Company to provide preliminary design and construction engineering services related to $819,000 in roadway improvements on Madison St., from 1st Ave. to the Des Plaines River.

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