Maywood Board Votes to Landmark House at 1001 N. 2nd Ave.

Wednesday,  November 22, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

During a Nov. 21 regular meeting, the Maywood Board of Trustees voted unanimously to grant local landmark status to 1001 N. 2nd Ave. in Maywood. The village’s Historic Preservation Commission unanimously recommended the home for landmark status on Nov. 2.

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GOP Tax Plan Would Axe Tax Credit — Cutting Maywood

Friday, November 10, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: The Maywood Home for Soldiers’ Widows.  

The proposed tax reform bill that was introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives on Nov. 2 could have ramifications for the future of Maywood’s economic development. The bill would eliminate the Historic Tax Credit program, a 20 percent tax credit available to developers looking to restore historic, income-generating properties.

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Maywood Board of Trustees Pondering Former Masonic Temple as New Village Hall

Tuesday, June 16, 2015 || By Michael Romain  The Maywood Board of Trustees is considering the possibility of moving the village’s administrative functions from 40 Madison Street to the historically significant Maywood Masonic Temple building at 200 S. 5th Avenue, which the village currently owns. At a June 10, Legal, License and Ordinance Committee (LLOC) meeting, Frank Heitzman of Heitzman Architects in Oak Park presented … Continue reading Maywood Board of Trustees Pondering Former Masonic Temple as New Village Hall