PLAINFIELD, NJ — Six candidates are running for three open seats on the Plainfield Board of Education in the November 3 General Election, according to the Union County Clerk’s Office.

The deadline for candidates to file with the Union County Board of Elections was Monday. Board member Dr. Avonia Richardson-Miller, whose term will expire at the end of the year, is not seeking re-election.

Current Board President Cameron E. Cox and Vice President Terence Johnson, along with Jeffrey W. Truitt, are running under the slogan “Children First Team,” according to the clerk’s office.

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Eric J. Andrews, who beat out Dorien Hurtt for a 1-year unexpired term in the 2018 General Election, along with Josely Castro and Jacqueline Workman, are running under the slogan,"Aiming Higher Together,” according to the clerk's office.

 

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