Bellwood Grants Tax Breaks, Could Lure Food Production Company

Sunday, September 20, 2019 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews

Featured image: An aerial view of buildings at 62 Davis Drive and 5303 St. Charles Road in Bellwood that Brett Anthony Foods is seeking to renovate with the help of property tax breaks. | LoopNet

The Village of Bellwood Board of Trustees voted unanimously on Sept. 18 to support granting Class 6(b) property tax incentives to a hat manufacturer and a food production business that wants to buy two properties in the village in order to expand its operations.

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Bellwood Mourns Homeland Security Dept.’s Deputy Chief

Thursday, August 8, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Michael J. Buchanan, the deputy chief of the Bellwood’s Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, died last month. | Facebook

Michael J. Buchanan — the deputy chief of the Bellwood’s Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management — has died. He was 36. Buchanan died on July 29, according to department officials.

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Bellwood Taxing Bodies To Get More Tax Revenue as Prairie View TIF Expires

Saturday, September 22, 2018 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Prairie View Apartments, a senior housing development in Bellwood that prompted the creation of the the C&NW Project 2 TIF, which recently expired. | MAI Architects 

The Bellwood Board of Trustees voted unanimously to allow the C&NW Project 2 Tax Increment Financing district to expire during a regular meeting on Sept. 19.

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