Plainfield’s Primary Augurs November Success

May 23, 2018

PLAINFIELD, NJ - In Plainfield, where Democrats make up 65 percent of registered voters, primary results are regarded as tantamount to a win in the general election, even though turnout tends to be low.

The Union County Board of Elections has just posted the total number of registered voters countywide and Plainfield’s tally is 23,072, up 227 from November’s count. Of those, 15,065 ...

Election 2018: Attention Candidates Running for Public Office

PLAINFIELD, NJ - TAPinto invites all candidates to submit statements and other content, as well as to become advertisers on TAPinto South Plainfield. Below are the TAPinto Election Policies:

Candidate Statements

Candidates participating in the primary election can submit a maximum of one candidate statement per week (including photos)from August ...

Plainfield League of Women Voters Forum Scheduled for May 30

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Plainfield League of Women Voters will hold a municipal election forum on Wednesday, May 30 at Emerson Community School.

Ashley Davis and incumbent Diane Toliver are running for a four-year term for the First Ward City Council seat. 

Cameron Cox, who recently won a seat on the Plainfield Board of Education, faces Joylette Mills for the Second & Third Ward ...

Plainfield: PDCC Discusses Succession Plans for Key Positions

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Plainfield Democratic City Committee met on Tuesday evening to discuss the process for filling the LD-22 vacancy after the passing of Assemblyman Jerry Green in April, and potentially for a Union County Freeholder position.

Chairman Adrian O. Mapp led the PDCC meeting, and opened with a moment of silence for Green.

MORE:  Plainfield's Assemblyman Jerry Green Is ...

Vote-By-Mail Ballots Available Starting on May 1st

ELIZABETH/WESTFIELD, NJ - Vote-By-Mail ballots will be available in Westfield and Elizabeth beginning on Tuesday, May 1 for the 2018 Primary Election.

The US Senate and House of Representatives will top this year’s Primary election to be held on Tuesday, June 5. County Freeholders and local municipal elections also will be on the ballot.

“I strongly encourage voters to use a ...

Plainfield Week in Review: Linda Carter Running for Assembly, CBAC Session Conclude, and more

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Did you miss any of this week’s top news stories on TAPinto Plainfield? Click on the headlines to catch up:

Joylette Mills-Ransome: Dedicated to Community Service

Plainfield Serial Burglar Admits to Multiple Break-ins

Plainfield Students Invited to Meet Pope Francis in Rome

Politics IS Government in Union County

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Union County Clerk Extends Office Hours, June 2nd for Primary Election Voters Using Mail-In Ballots

May 23, 2018

UNION COUNTY, NJ – Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi announces that her Main Office in Elizabeth will be open for special hours on Saturday, June 2, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for voters seeking last-minute mail-in ballots. Ms. Rajoppi’s Annex Office in Westfield will also be open for ballots on June 2 for its regular Saturday hours of 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

“Any voter can ...

Candidate Statement - Diane Toliver

May 16, 2018

Diane Toliver has utilized the last 4 years as City Councilwoman of the 1st Ward to engage with her constituents which has led to tremendous impact on economic development and infrastructure improvements throughout the City of Plainfield.

In addition to her many achievements as promised in her last campaign, she swore to make the City safer for all neighborhoods as shown through city data. It ...