Sunday, September 9, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: A Landmarks Illinois design concept that developers used for inspiration to inform their own plans for retail and restaurant space at the corner of First Avenue and Lake Street. | Landmarks Illinois
A developer who wants to build a complex of restaurants and retail stores on the corner of First Avenue and Lake Street in Maywood urged village officials during a recent Board of Trustees meeting to speed up the process of completing the project.
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Thursday, September 6, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Maywood Village Manager Willie Norfleet, Jr. during this year’s Village Pride, Village Wide event. | File
During a regular meeting on Sept. 4, the Maywood Board of Trustees unanimously voted to renew the employment agreement for Maywood Village Manager Willie Norfleet, Jr. Trustee Melvin Lightford was absent.
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Monday, August 13, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Linda Reedy, a Maywood resident and water commission member said in May that her bills were mysteriously high. | Shanel Romain
During an overcast morning in May, Linda Reedy sat flummoxed at a dining room table inside of her Maywood home, utility bills dating back to November 2017 flanking her elbows. The last bill she’d received, from March 19 through April 19, had her almost at her wit’s end. It showed water charges totaling $913.08.
Continue reading “The Perfect Storm: Maywood’s Water Commissioners Have Issues With Water Bills — Their Own”