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Mokena School District 159 Board of Education members voted 6-0 at a special meeting Feb. 26 to approve a contract for the district’s new superintendent, Mark Cohen, effective July 1 and continues until June 30, 2023. Board member Lisa Zielinski was absent. Cohen’s contract stipulates a $165,000 per year salary.
For the second time since November, a Metra crossing at 191st Street in Mokena drew a police response.
A semitruck reportedly went through the Metra crossing on Monday, Jan. 14, which resulted in approximately $1,700 in damage to the gate arm and an oncoming train, according to a Metra spokesperson.