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Election 2019: Mokena D159 Referendum

by T.J. Kremer III, Editor News, Local Government, School

A proposed referendum would allow a .3 percent tax to remain as part of the overall tax levy. The tax was implemented by voters to help finance the construction of Mokena Junior High and is set to expire in 2020.

The...

Village of Mokena Board of Trustees: Vandalism, other crime hot topics on agenda

by Jon DePaolis, Freelance Reporter News, Local Government

Mayor Frank Fleischer took time Monday, Feb. 11, during the Village of Mokena Board of Trustees meeting to address a recent act of vandalism that occurred in town.

On Feb. 3, swastikas were reportedly drawn on road...

Candidates file for various offices

by Megan Schuller, Assistant Editor Local Government

Filing for public offices for the upcoming April election closed on Monday, Dec. 17. Openings in various public offices are up for grabs by both incumbents and challenging opponents. 

Village of Mokena

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