We're now in the single digit count until election day 2019 and in Ocean County registered voters who won't be able to make it to the polls on Tuesday will be able to cast their ballots this weekend in person.
As some highly contested races await in the June primaries next week, Ocean County Clerk Scott Colabella and the board of elections are offering a final opportunity to cast a ballot before the day at the polls.
Very close margins decide the composition of school boards in nearly a dozen contested races throughout Ocean County, and Lacey Township board of ed voting stays in November.
Berkeley Township - Central Regional Board of Education (Two 3-year terms): George Dohn; Denise Pavone-Wilson;
Brick Township Board of Education (Three 3-year terms): John Lamela; Stephanie Wolrab; Victoria Pakala
Marlboro voters shoot down a $46 million dollar referendum to bring full-day kindergarten to the district and upgrade its elementaries, as school boards throughout Monmouth reorganize. The winners:
Asbury Park Board of Education (Three seats): Angela Anderson; Kenneth Saunders; Barbara Lesinski
Atlantic Highlands, Henry Hudson Regional Board (One seat): Thomas Hayden
Avon Board of Education (Two s
Excluding major presidential and gubernatorial elections, voter turnout amongst young and middle age voters is traditionally low. New Jersey's November 8th's mid term election will likely continue the trend, which begs the questions "why isn't the 60 and under crowd getting out to the polls?"