Maywood Park District Celebrates a Revived Park

Sunday, October 22, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Aamina James, 5, leads the ribbon-cutting for the Maywood Park District’s newly renovated grounds at its Central Park Area District, on 9th Ave. and Madison St. in Maywood. 

Burden Langworthy, a security guard with the Maywood Park District, could hardly conceal his excitement as he watched young people and old people taking shots on a newly paved outdoor basketball court on the district’s Central Area grounds, on 9th Ave. and Madison St., after an Oct. 21 ribbon-cutting ceremony.

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Maywood Board Approves $285K for 809 Madison Building Rehab

Thursday, September 21, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: The Maywood Park District-owned building at 809 W. Madison St. in Maywood. 

During a Sept. 19 regular meeting, the Maywood Board of Trustees unanimously approved a request from the Maywood Park District for $285,000 in TIF funds to help pay for the rehabilitation of the district’s 809 W. Madison St. building and the area surrounding it.

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Work on Maywood Park District’s $500K Exterior Redesign to Begin This Month

An aerial view of the Maywood Park District’s headquarters at the corner of 9th Ave. and Madison St. | Google Earth Friday, June 9, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews The Maywood Park District’s headquarters at the corner of 9th Avenue and Madison Street will get an extreme exterior makeover this summer. Construction is scheduled to start on June 19 and end by late … Continue reading Work on Maywood Park District’s $500K Exterior Redesign to Begin This Month