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Area Elected Officials Ascend To Key Positions Within Nat’l League Of Cities

Wednesday, December 26, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Broadview Mayor Katrina Thompson | The Answer, Inc.

Two local elected officials in Proviso Township recently announced that they’ve assumed key leadership positions within the National League of Cities — an organization that advocates for the country’s roughly 19,000 local municipalities.

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Short On Police, Maywood Chief Asks Residents To Help Recruit

Sunday, October 28, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 10/29/18 

Featured image: A Maywood police officer walks inside of the department’s station at 125 S. 5th Ave. in Maywood. | Heather Lee Charles/heatherleecharles.com 

The Maywood Police Department is stepping up efforts to recruit new officers in light of a chronic shortage of officers.

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Maywood Approves $1.4M Tax Break Over Manager’s Warnings Of Possible Tax Hike For Residents

Sunday, October 7, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: National Cycle in Maywood, which secured a tax break so that it can expand its footprint and shore up its finances. | Google Maps 

The Maywood Board of Trustees recently signed off on a significant tax break for one of the village’s oldest businesses even as the village manager warned that the measure could lead to higher taxes for other property owners in town.

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