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

Clearing the Way: Residents from West Suburbs Join to Clean Path

Less than a mile away from where volunteers and law enforcement officials were searching for one-year-old Bryeon Hunter, Vincent Puente, a freshman at Proviso Math and Science Academy and a resident of Forest Park, was picking up garbage along the Prairie Path. Puente was apart of a group of about ten volunteers from several towns led by Lennel Grace, a Maywood resident and board member … Continue reading Clearing the Way: Residents from West Suburbs Join to Clean Path