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ELECTION INFORMATION
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REGIONAL SCHOOL BOARD ELECTION
(3rd Tuesday in April) .......................................April 17, 2012
To be held in:  Essex Fells, Fairfield, North Caldwell and Roseland

SCHOOL BOARD ELECTION
(3rd Tuesday in April) .....................................April 17, 2012

Belleville  Cedar Grove  Glen Ridge  Millburn  Nutley  Verona
Bloomfield   Essex Fells  Irvington  Newark  Roseland W. Orange
Caldwell/W. Caldwell  Fairfield  Livingston  N. Caldwell S. Orange/Maplewood  


Last day to file petitions (50 days prior to election)     February 27, 2012
Last day for registration and transfer (21 days prior to election) March 17, 2012
Last day to apply for Vote by Mail Ballot by mail (7 days prior to election) April 10, 2012

MUNICIPAL ELECTION NON-PARTISAN
(2nd Tuesday in May) ............................................May 8, 2012
To be held in: Belleville, Irvington, Montclair, Nutley, Orange and West Orange

Last day to file petitions (64 days prior to election) March 5, 2012
Last day to registration and transfer (21 days prior to election) April 17, 2012
Last day to apply for Vote by Mail Ballot by mail (7 days prior to election) May 1, 2012

PRIMARY ELECTION
(1st Tuesday after 1st Monday in June).....................June 5, 2012
Last day to file petitions for June Primary (64 days prior to election) April 2, 2012
Last day for Party Declaration (55 days prior to election) April 11, 2012
Last day for registration and transfer (21 days prior to election)  May 15, 2012
Last day to apply for Vote by Mail Ballot by mail (7 days prior to election) May 29, 2012

GENERAL ELECTION
(1st Tuesday after 1st Monday in November) November 6, 2012
Last day to file certain Independent petitions (Primary Election Day)  June 5, 2012
Last day for registration and transfer (21 days prior to election)  October 16, 2012
Last day to apply for Vote by Mail Ballot by mail (7 days prior to election) October 30, 2012

You are eligible to vote in New Jersey and Federal elections if you are:

  • A United States Citizen
  • A least 18 years old by the next election
  • A resident of your home county for 30 days before the election

A voter may apply for an mail-in ballot by completing an “Mail-in Ballot Application” and mailing it to the County Clerk by mail up to 7 days prior to the election. A voter may also apply in person to the County Clerk until 3:00 PM the day before the election. FAXED COPIES ARE NOT ACCEPTED. Absentee ballot Applications are also available in the Municipal Clerk’s Office.

Your polling place will be designated on your sample ballot, which if you are registered to vote in this election, should be received by you approximately 5 days before the election.

You may register to vote at the Municipal Clerk’s Office Monday thru Friday, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm. Send the completed application to Essex County Clerk, PO Box 690, Newark, NJ 07101-0690 or give it to the Township Clerk. Forms must be received 21 days prior to the next election to be able to vote in that election.

General Election Polling Sites - 11/5

Additional election information from the Essex County Clerk

Please remember to vote – your vote will make a difference