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County Gives Tax Breaks To Nat’l Cycle In Maywood, A-1 Tool In Melrose Park

Saturday, October 20, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: A worker welding at Matot, a family-owned manufacturing company in Bellwood. | Cook County Bureau of Economic Development 

The Cook County Board of Commissioners recently approved requests for tax breaks from two Proviso Township businesses.

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Dockless Bikesharing Coming To Forest Preserve In Maywood

Friday, June 29, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Dockless bikes are coming to Miller Meadows-South in Maywood this summer. | Courtesy Forest Preserves of Cook County 

The Forest Preserves of Cook County announced on June 26 that it will implement a dockless bikesharing pilot program at 50 locations throughout the Forest Preserves’ 70,000 acres.

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Tested By Opioid Crisis, Suburban Police To Start Carrying Narcan

Thursday, February 1, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Local officials during a Feb. 1 press conference held in Maywood to announce the roll out of a program that will equip 1,900 officers in Cook County with Narcan. | VFP 

When Bellwood Police Chief Jimenez Allen was asked to take advantage of a program that would train his officers to administer Narcan nasal spray and that would provide a supply of the medication at no cost to his department, he jumped at the chance.

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