25th Avenue Overpass Named After Former Bellwood Mayor Frank Pasquale

Left to right: State Sen. Kimberly Lightford, Bellwood Mayor Andre Harvey, Pasquale, state Rep. Kathleen Willis, state Rep. Emanuel “Chris” Welch and Melrose Park Mayor Ron Serpico during the June 16 ceremony naming the 25th Avenue overpass after Pasquale. | Photos by Tara Gray/Feel This Moment Photography via state Rep. Welch/Facebook Friday, June 16, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews During a ceremony on … Continue reading 25th Avenue Overpass Named After Former Bellwood Mayor Frank Pasquale

Andre Harvey is Poised to Become Bellwood’s First Black Mayor

Thursday, March 2, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews Andre Harvey, Bellwood’s director of public safety, is poised to become the village’s first African-American mayor on April 4. Bellwood’s current mayor, Frank Pasquale, 79, is retiring after 16 years in the position. Harvey, who is running unopposed, is Pasquale’s handpicked successor. During an interview on Wednesday, Harvey, 53, talked about his life in Bellwood, … Continue reading Andre Harvey is Poised to Become Bellwood’s First Black Mayor