Cook County Land Bank Exec. Answers Residents’ Questions

Monday, May 18, 2015 || By Michael Romain  Last Wed., May 13, Rob Rose (pictured left), the new executive director of the Cook County Land Bank Authority, was in Maywood for an informational session hosted by Cook County Commissioner Richard Boykin (1st). He fielded a range of questions about the organization from an audience that included the Mayors of Broadview and Maywood, village trustees, and … Continue reading Cook County Land Bank Exec. Answers Residents’ Questions

Seeking to Fill Vacant Housing, Cook County Land Bank Looks to Partner with Maywood

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 || By Michael Romain  Maywood-based Nonprofit Housing Helpers is also seeking to provide additional reinforcements to the village’s vacancy crisis Tuesday, November 11, 2014 || By Michael Romain || Updated: November 12, 2014 || 2:30 PM This article is sponsored by Villegas Headstones and Monuments – Support them because they support us. MAYWOOD || Nearly two years after the Cook County … Continue reading Seeking to Fill Vacant Housing, Cook County Land Bank Looks to Partner with Maywood

BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT: One of the Largest Reusable Building Material Retailers in Chicagoland Opened in Maywood Last Weekend

The ReUse Depot, 50 Madison St., Maywood. Photo by Michael Romain for the Village Free Press. Wednesday, September 17, 2014 || By Michael Romain  Think of the ReUse Depot as a mini Home Depot, but stocked with much more affordable and, in many instances, higher quality home building materials and appliances MAYWOOD — Last weekend, the ReUse Depot, one of the largest reusable building material retailers … Continue reading BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT: One of the Largest Reusable Building Material Retailers in Chicagoland Opened in Maywood Last Weekend