Library officials hoped to open their pre-qualified bids on the Maze Branch Library renovation project tomorrow, name the contractor, expedite the permit process with the cooperation of the village, and possibly begin work by the end of August.
A closed village board session Monday night focused on the agenda item of "Whiteco," though village elected officials contacted Tuesday morning declined to elaborate on what aspect of the project was discussed.
Since the closing of the popular surface lot behind Bank One, at Lake and Marion Streets, use of the Holley Court parking garage may have increased by as much as between 15-20 percent, estimates Village Parking Services Manager Alva Johnson.
A federal agency has found that Oak Park and River Forest High School did not discriminate against students in five incidents, mostly involving disciplinary actions, from last school year. The cases were submitted to the agency for review.