Maywood Metra Station Officially Opens to Riders

Maywood Mayor Edwenna Perkins cuts the ribbon on the new Metra commuter station during a ceremony on June 30. | Photo provided  Friday, June 30, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews A new, nearly 900-square-foot indoor Metra commuter station formally opened for riders on Friday. Local elected officials, village staff and representatives from various entities involved with the station’s construction were on hand at … Continue reading Maywood Metra Station Officially Opens to Riders

Update: Budget, Illustrations of Proposed Maywood Metra Station Released

Originally Published: December 12, 2013 By Michael Romain At a December 11, 2013, Legal, License and Ordinance Committee (LLOC) meeting, significant preliminary steps were laid to renovate the Fifth Avenue Metra stop. After applying for a Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Improvement Program (CMAQ) grant in 2011, the Village put out an invitation for proposals. On February 19, 2013, the Village accepted the proposal put … Continue reading Update: Budget, Illustrations of Proposed Maywood Metra Station Released

Village Board, Staff and Contractors Lay Plans for New Maywood Train Station, Gazebo Renovations

By Michael Romain WEDNESDAY, MONDAY — At last night’s Legal, License and Ordinance Committee (LLOC) meeting, significant preliminary steps were laid to renovate two long-standing eye sores in Maywood–the Fifth Avenue Metra stop and the dilapidated gazebo in back of the police station. After applying for a Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Improvement Program (CMAQ) grant in 2011, the Village put out an invitation for … Continue reading Village Board, Staff and Contractors Lay Plans for New Maywood Train Station, Gazebo Renovations