Tag: Village of Maywood

Maywood Approves New Police Contract

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Maywood village officials are counting a new police contract that they approved unanimously during a Dec. 6 regular board meeting as a significant achievement that could save the village money in the future.

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Maywood Enacts New Regulations for Downtown Parking

Thursday, November 30, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

During a Nov. 21 regular meeting, the Maywood Board of Trustees voted unanimously to direct village staff to implement what village officials are calling phase one of a more comprehensive plan to rearrange how residents and commuters utilize parking spaces in the quarter-mile area around the Maywood Metra Station.

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Maywood Seeking Grant Writer, Deadline to Apply: Nov. 30

Friday, November 3, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

The village of Maywood recently posted to another request for proposal for a grant administrator to assist the village “in researching and identifying potential grants and providing general grant writing services associated with the completion and submission of grant applications, program administration, and delivery.”

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Maywood, Republic Services Give Residents Free Recycling Bin, New App

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Featured image courtesy republicservices.com 

Earlier this month, the village of Maywood and Republic Services, the waste disposal and trash pick up company that is contracted by the village, announced a series of measures designed to enhance the village’s recycling efforts.

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Maywood Releases Fall Cleanup Schedule | Broadview Leaf Program Begins

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

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The village of Maywood and Republic Services will be picking up large, bulky household items and junk, in addition to smaller items (which must be placed in containers or tied and bundled), throughout October.

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Maywood to Hold Aug. 29 Meeting on New Housing Proposal

Saturday, August 26, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews

Maywood officials are planning to host a public informational meeting on a proposed affordable housing development. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 29, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., at Council Chambers, 125 S. 5th Ave. in Maywood.

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19th Ave. Rail Crossing Scheduled to Close from Sept. 6 – 7 | PACE Detour Alert

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Friday, September 2, 2016 || By COMMUNITY EDITOR || @maywoodnews

The 19th Avenue rail crossing will be completely closed to traffic from Tuesday, Sept. 6 through Wednesday, Sept. 7, according to a recent village statement. The crossing’s closure is due to a Railroad Ave. water main and roadway improvements project.

Motorists will be able to detour along St. Charles Road to 9th Ave., and then along Lake St. toward 19th Ave., according to the statement.

19th Ave., between St. Charles Rd. and Railroad Ave., will still be open to allow local traffic to access area businesses. Local traffic will also be open for access to businesses in Melrose Park on 19th Ave. between Main St. and Lake St.

“The ultimate closure of 19thAvenue will occur just north of the tracks and just south of Railroad Avenue,” the statement noted.

Anyone with questions is asked to call the Village of Maywood at (708) 450-6300.

PACE detours announced

The 19th Ave. closure will also affect PACE buses traveling in the area. During the closure, from Sept. 6 to Sept. 7, the following changes to routes 303 and 313 will take place:

Route 303 Northbound Detour

19th Ave. → St. Charles Rd. → 9th Ave. → Lake St. → 19th Ave. → Resume regular routing

Route 303 Southbound Detour

19th Ave. → Lake St. → 9th Ave. → St. Charles Rd. → 19th Ave. → Resume regular routing

Route 313 Eastbound Detour

St. Charles Rd. → 9th Ave. → Lake St. → Resume regular routing

Route 313 Westbound Detour

Lake St. → 9th Ave. → St. Charles Rd. → Resume regular routing