Wednesday, November 14, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: A preliminary design sketch of the proposed 68-unit affordable apartment building at 800-820 S. 5th Ave. in Maywood. | Interfaith Housing Development Corporation
A 68-unit affordable apartment building, with ground-floor commercial space, was initially scheduled to be built at 800-820 S. 5th Ave. in Maywood by this fall, but recent changes have pushed the completion date back to May 2020.
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Friday, September 8, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || UPDATED: 9/8/17
During a Sept. 5 regular meeting, the Maywood Board of Trustees gave the village’s attorney and staff the go-ahead to put together a redevelopment agreement that would dictate the construction of a 68-unit, 5-story apartment building on the site of a vacant lot at 800-820 S. 5th Ave. in Maywood, which is currently owned by the village.
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Friday, September 1, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
The last time Perry Vietti, the president of Interfaith Housing Development Corporation, was in Maywood pitching a plan to build affordable housing units in the village, he confronted a wave of criticism from residents who thought that the proposal was bad for the village’s quality of life.
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