Dems maintain stranglehold on freeholder board

2015 Election results for contested municipal elections

 

The Union County Democrats maintained their unanimous control of the freeholder board with all three incumbents winning by a wide margin as residents around Union County tool to the polls to cast their votes in municipal, school and county races.

Alexander Mirabella, Mohamed Jalloh and Bruce Bergen won their freeholder seats back with a wide margin. Mirabella had 28,090 votes. Jalloh had 26,177 votes. Bergen had 26,802.

The Republicans brought up the rear with the closest challenger, Richard Fortunato, receiving 22,395 votes.

Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi also won her seat once again, beating Repubican Joseph Aubourg 31,090 to 18,920.

Below are unofficial results for contested municipal elections obtained through the Union County Clerk’s website. The results are not official until certified by the clerk.

CRANFORD TOWNSHIP COMMITTEE

Rep – Michael Petrucci: 1,669

Dem – Thomas Hannen: 2,440

 

CRANFORD UNEXPIRED TERM

Rep – Barbara Bilger: 1,940

Dem – Patrick Giblin: 2,127

 

HILLSIDE COUNCIL, 1ST WARD, Non Partisan

Tyrese Wooten-Outlaw: 117

Karen Reid: 92

Andrea Hyatt: 269

 

HILLSIDE COUNCIL, 2ND WARD, Non Partisan

Leonard Dupree: 67

Christopher Mobley: 285

Salonia Saxton: 191

Angela Menza: 82

 

HILLSIDE COUNCIL 3RD WARD, Non Partisan

Donald DeAugustine: 310

Bwana Davis-Jones: 176

 

HILLSIDE COUNCIL 4TH WARD, Non Partisan

Gerald Pateesh Freedman: 357

Shelby Robinson: 216

 

KENILWORTH MAYOR

Rep – Fred Pugliese: 771

Dem – Anthony Deluca: 826

 

KENILWORTH COUNCIL

Rep – Salvatore Candarella: 754

Rep – Dominick Costa: 715

Dem – Gerard Laudati: 771

Dem – Peter Corvelli: 825

 

KENILWORTH COUNCILMAN UNEXPIRED TERM

Rep – Scott Pentz: 741

Dem – Kay Anne Ceceri: 788

 

LINDEN COUNCIL, 9th WARD

Dem – Armando Medina: 623

Non – John Fine: 74

 

ROSELLE PARK COUNCIL, 2ND WARD

Rep – Joseph Alfano: 97

Dem – Joseph Petrosky: 302

 

ROSELLE PARK COUNCIL, 5TH WARD

Rep – Thomas Shipley: 343

Dem – Richard Templeton: 207

 

SPRINGFIELD COMMITTEE

Rep – Maria Vassallo: 1,225

Rep – Diane Stampoulos: 1,211

Dem – Margaret Bandrowski: 1,163

Dem – Erica Dubois: 1,170

 

SUMMIT MAYOR

Rep – Ellen Dickson: 2,099

Dem – Nora Radest: 2,925

 

SUMMIT COUNCILMAN AT LARGE

Rep – Andy Smith: 1,818

Dem – Richard Sun: 3,137

 

SUMMIT COUNCILMAN, 1ST WARD

Rep – Albert Dill: 865

Dem – B. David Naidu: 1,434

 

UNION TOWNSHIP COMMITTEE

Rep – Karen Slawson: 1,665

Rep – Justin Verzosa: 1,888

Dem – Manuel Figueiredo: 3,116

Dem – Michele Delisfort: 2,831

All election results are unofficial until certified by the County Clerk.