Lonergan Backs Weber as His Successor on Borough of Chatham Council

Bob Weber, left, is running for Borough of Chatham Council in place of Jim Lonergan, who has decided not to seek a fourth term Credits: TAP Chatham

CHATHAM, NJ - Republican Jim Lonergen has decided not to seek a fourth term on the Borough of Chatham Council and will be replaced by Bob Weber on the Nov. 7 ballot.

Lonergan will complete his ninth year on the council before stepping down in January.

"All the necessary paperwork has been filed," said Lonergan of having Weber replace him on the November ballot.

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Steve Coffey, also seeking a first term on the Chatham Borough Council, will run for one of the two open seats on the Republican ticket. Democrats Thad Kobylarz and Jonathan Wilcox oppose them.

Jim Lonergan explains his decision not to seek a fourth term on the Borough of Chatham Counci

Bob Weber announces his intention to replace Jim Lonergan on the Borough of Chatham Council


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