Ballots in Brief: Freeholder & County Clerk
In unofficial balloting, incumbents cruise to victory in the races for seats on the Boards of Chosen Freeholders for Ocean and Monmouth Counties and the County Clerkships in both counties.
- Freeholder: John Bartlett (R-Incumbent); Gerry Little (R-Incumbent) defeated Jimmy Esposito (D); Christian Leitner (D)
- County Clerk: Scott Colabella (R-Incumbent) defeated Kieran Pillion, Jr. (D)
- Freeholder: John Curley (R-Incumbent) defeated Carol Rizzo (D)
- County Clerk: Christine Hanlon (R-Incumbent) defeated Kevin Kane (D) in her first election since replacing the retired M. Claire French.