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.

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OCEAN COUNTY

  • 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)

MONMOUTH COUNTY

  • 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.