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Village urges governor to protect LGDF

by Danny Ciamprone, Editor News, Village

A recent proposal from Gov. Bruce Rauner that called for a 50 percent reduction in the Local Government Distribution Fund has now been met with backlash from several local communities, including Mokena, which could stand to lose more than $925,...

Trustees approve contract for removal of EAB stumps

by Danny Ciamprone, Editor News, Village

The Village of Mokena took the next step in advancing its emerald ash borer abatement program as on Monday, March 9, the Village Board of Trustees unanimously approved a contract for the removal and stump grinding of trees infested with the...

New design plans for Panda Express well received

by Danny Ciamprone, Editor News, Village

A proposal to bring a Panda Express to the Mokena Marketplace was well received by the Mokena Village Board of Trustees Monday, Feb. 16, during a Village worksession.

Panda Express is seeking a special use permit for a proposed 3,000-...