Candidate Statements

May 16, 2022

Like many of you, I have mixed feelings about the development in and around Cranford. We are all aware of the massive development in our neighboring towns and the impact it is already having on our quality of life. This is not about affordable housing. This is about profit. This is about ...

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This statement is being written in response to the letter “For Immediate Release” Frank Cooney sent out (on behalf of the Montville Township Committee) on May 6th on Facebook regarding the dilapidated Route 46 corridor in Pine Brook.  The Montville Township Committee now states that it will address ...

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People Before Politics is the political slate of South Amboy Column C candidates running together in the upcoming primary election on June 7, 2022. The team is made up of three well-known residents, all born and raised in the City of South Amboy. Brian McLaughlin, the current First Ward Councilman, ...

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Bob Weber and Freddie Bicknese have filed to run for two Council seats currently held by Democrats Karen Koronkiewicz and Irene Treloar.  Bob and Freddie are running to assure that any redevelopment projects are done responsibly and with transparency, to work to preserve the small-town community ...

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Thank you to all of my neighbors and friends who have encouraged me to run for Mayor of Berkeley Heights. I am humbled by the support and motivated by the work that must be done for our community. Today, I am officially declaring my candidacy for Mayor of Berkeley Heights, because now, more ...

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It’s been a trying and difficult few years. Like many of you, there were times that I struggled with so much unknown in the early days of Covid-19. I found strength and inspiration from many places, namely my family, my “mamas,” Town hall staff and Father Andy Prachar who supported me in times ...

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