LINDEN, NJ - The November General Election is quickly approaching, and we want to make sure you know who is running in town.

There are currently five candidates running for Linden City Council seats.  Voters are able to choose one candidate from each ward.

Barry E. Javick - 2nd Ward Council - 3 Year Term

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Monique Caldwell - 3rd Ward Council - 3 Year Term

Rhashonna C. Cosby - 5th Ward Council - 3 Year Term

Ralph Strano - 7th Ward Council - 3 Year Term

Garnett Blaine - 8th Ward Council - Unexpired Term

There are currently six candidates running for Linden Board of Education. Voters are able to choose three.

Gregory R. Martucci - Moral Fiscal Responsibility - 3 Year Term

Sheenaider Guillaume - Moral Fiscal Responsibility - 3 Year Term

Carlos A. Rivas - Moral Fiscal Responsibility - 3 Year Term

Tanya M. Grissett - Education Not Politics - 3 Year Term

Sherylann Tambornino - Education Not Politics - 3 Year Term

Vanessa Persaud - Education Not Politics - 3 Year Term

Election day is on Tuesday, November 5.  Polls will be open from 6:00 a.m to 8:00 p.m.

For more information, to find your polling location, or other information about voting in Union County visit:  http://www.unioncountyvotes.com/

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