Newly Remodeled Bellwood McDonald’s Officially Opens for Business

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Bellwood Mayor Andre Harvey was 16 years old when he started working at McDonald’s — the first job he ever held.

“I worked at the one on 1st Ave. and Lake St. [in Maywood],” Harvey recalled, as Ray Nelson — who along with his wife, Jan, now owns that Maywood McDonald’s — looked on (the Nelsons met as teenagers while working at two different McDonald’s locations).

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Briefly: Bellwood McDonald’s to Get $1 Million Makeover | Maywood Swears In New Board May 16

Saturday, May 13, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews The Bellwood McDonald’s, located at 520 S. 25th Ave., will undergo a major image overhaul this year, according to the store’s owner, Ray Nelson. At a business roundtable event convened by Cook County Commissioner Richard Boykin (1st) at Loyola in March, Nelson said that the store remodeling will cost around $1 million. While he didn’t discuss many … Continue reading Briefly: Bellwood McDonald’s to Get $1 Million Makeover | Maywood Swears In New Board May 16