Maywood’s Got Nearly $1 Million In State Funds For Summer Youth Employment This Year [Correction]

(Members of the Board, Isiah Brandon, Maywood Police Chief Valdimir Talley, Mayor Edwenna Perkins and Commissioner Hampton look on as Rep. Welch (shorts) present a check. Photo by Michael Romain for The Village Free Press).  Saturday, June 28, 2014 || By Michael Romain  MAYWOOD–State Rep. Emanuel “Chris” Welch (D-7th) convened a press conference inside council chambers today to present the Village government and the Maywood … Continue reading Maywood’s Got Nearly $1 Million In State Funds For Summer Youth Employment This Year [Correction]

Quick News: Mayor Touts $489K Youth Grant; Rotary Gives $500 To West Cook YMCA; New Commissioners Appointed; Police Chief Honors Trustee and Officer; More

Friday, June 13, 2014 || By Michael Romain  Mayor Touts Massive New Youth Summer Employment Grant MAYWOOD–At a Wednesday, June 11, 2014, Legal, License and Ordinance Committee (LLOC) meeting, Mayor Perkins and the Board of Trustee discussed a $489,600 Illinois Youth Recreation Corps grant the Village received recently. The money, which is administered by Illinois Department of Natural Resources, will allow young people between the ages … Continue reading Quick News: Mayor Touts $489K Youth Grant; Rotary Gives $500 To West Cook YMCA; New Commissioners Appointed; Police Chief Honors Trustee and Officer; More

JOBS, JOBS, JOBS: Rep. Welch Announces Summer Employment For Maywood And Bellwood Youth

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 The following issued by the office of State Rep. Emanuel “Chris” Welch: Westchester, Ill. – State Representative Emanuel “Chris” Welch and Governor Pat Quinn announced today that four governmental entities in the 7th Representative District have been awarded Illinois Youth Recreation Corps grants, grants that will allow youth ages 14-18 to be employed for 60 days during the months of June, … Continue reading JOBS, JOBS, JOBS: Rep. Welch Announces Summer Employment For Maywood And Bellwood Youth