Village Board Passes 180-Day Moratorium on Retail Licenses, Seeks to Crack Down on Nuisance Stores

By Michael Romain Wednesday, Maywood – At a special meeting last week, the Village Board voted unanimously to pass a 180-day moratorium on the licensing of convenience stores and general merchandise retailers in Maywood. The moratorium (the word originates from the Latin term morari, which means “to delay”), effectively puts a stop on the issuance of any new licenses to prospective convenience store proprietors and … Continue reading Village Board Passes 180-Day Moratorium on Retail Licenses, Seeks to Crack Down on Nuisance Stores