Part of 13th Avenue Named After Late Maywood Employee Anthony Thomas

Thursday, June 18, 2015 || By Shanel Romain  A crowd of roughly 50 to 60 coworkers, friends, family members and neighbors of the late Anthony Thomas (pictured below) gathered today, Thur., June 18, at the corner of Fillmore Street and 13th Avenue to immortalize the long-serving village official. The 1800 block through the 2100 block of South 13th Avenue is now designated Honorary Anthony “Tony” … Continue reading Part of 13th Avenue Named After Late Maywood Employee Anthony Thomas

Late Coordinator of Compliance Anthony Thomas May Get Honorary Street Sign

Thursday, October 2, 2014 || By Michael Romain  At a September 24, Legal, License and Ordinance Committee (LLOC) meeting, the Maywood Board of Trustees voted to move consideration of an honorary street sign being named in honor of the late coordinator of compliance Anthony Thomas to the agenda of the next board meeting. The motion recommended by the Traffic and Safety Commission. With his widow Laura … Continue reading Late Coordinator of Compliance Anthony Thomas May Get Honorary Street Sign

Village Staff Working Hard to Fill Big Shoes of Anthony Thomas, Late Coordinator of Compliance

By Michael Romain At a December 11, Legal, License and Ordinance Committee (LLOC) meeting, Assistant Village Manager David Myers presented a recommendation to the Board that the position of Coordinator of Compliance, long-held by the late Anthony Thomas, who died suddenly in August, be dissolved and replaced by an arrangement that allows for a much broader distribution of labor. “You’re filling awfully big shoes,” said … Continue reading Village Staff Working Hard to Fill Big Shoes of Anthony Thomas, Late Coordinator of Compliance