The Weekend in Review: Residents of Maywood, Neighboring Towns Brave Rain for Prairie Path Cleanup

Volunteers brave the wind to clean the Prairie Path last Sat., April 25. Photos courtesy Trustee Michael Rogers. Monday, April 27, 2015 || By COMMUNITY EDITOR || Updated: 12:24 AM || 4/28/15 Last Saturday, April 25, may have been rainy and cold, but that didn’t stop more than 50 volunteers representing Maywood, a range of neighboring suburbs, nonprofit organizations and governmental entities from taking to … Continue reading The Weekend in Review: Residents of Maywood, Neighboring Towns Brave Rain for Prairie Path Cleanup

Annual Earth Day Trail Clean Up, Saturday, April 25, 9 AM

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 || By COMMUNITY EDITOR  Saturday, April 25th, 2015 9:00 AM – Rain or Shine In observance of Earth Day 2015 || The Illinois Prairie Path, a nonprofit corporation, has scheduled its Annual Earth Day Trail Clean Up Volunteers are needed!  Our goal each year is to clean up as much of the 62 miles of the Illinois Prairie Path as possible. Hopefully, … Continue reading Annual Earth Day Trail Clean Up, Saturday, April 25, 9 AM

It Takes A Village: Maywood Residents Come Together To Cleanup Illinois Prairie Path

Saturday, April 26, 2014 || By Michael Romain  MAYWOOD — The Illinois Prairie Path corporation held its annual trail cleanup today in commemoration of Earth Day 2014, which was this past Tuesday, April 22nd. The Path actually begins in the back of the CTA Blue Line in Forest Park, runs through Maywood and ends some 60 miles later in Elgin. According to the organization’s website, “A former right-of-way for … Continue reading It Takes A Village: Maywood Residents Come Together To Cleanup Illinois Prairie Path