New Info Comes Out On Plans For Maywood Park Racetrack Site

Saturday, April 6, 2019 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews

A diagram of retail properties along North Avenue on the site of the soon-to-be demolished Maywood Park Racetrack. | Mid-America Real Estate Corp./LoopNet

New details have emerged about the massive industrial and retail development going up on the site of the soon-to-be demolished Maywood Park Racetrack, 8600 W. North Ave. in Melrose Park.

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Maywood Park Racetrack’s Demolition Has Started

Sunday, March 10, 2019 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews

Featured image: The Maywood Park Racetrack will soon be rubble and industrial buildings will be erected in its place. | Shanel Romain

In December, the Melrose Park Board of Trustees voted to annex Maywood Park Racetrack, 8600 W. North Ave., in order to make way for three industrial buildings scheduled to be completed later this year.

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Melrose Park Annexes Maywood Park Racetrack, Plans To Redevelop Site

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

The shuttered Maywood Park Racetrack, which is scheduled to be demolished later this year. | Courtesy Cushman & Wakefield

Melrose Park officials announced last month that the village has annexed the Maywood Park Racetrack located at 8600 W. North Ave., which closed in 2015 after filing a Chapter 11 bankruptcy, making way for a major redevelopment of the site that would entail demolishing some structures on the property.

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