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06/09/2021
2021 ‘MY COUNTY’ POSTER CONTEST WINNERS ANNOUNCED

FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County’s Constitutional Officers, County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon, Sheriff Shaun Golden and Surrogate Rosemarie D. Peters are pleased to announce the winners of the annual ‘My County’ poster contest. Fourth grade students in Monmouth County were invited to create posters depicting unique aspects of Monmouth County and how they relate to […]

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05/27/2021
COUNTY CLERK HANLON ADVISES OF FEDERAL REAL ID ACT EXTENSION TO 2023

A U.S. Passport is a REAL ID Compliant Form of Identification FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is advising residents that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has again extended the enforcement deadline of the Federal REAL ID Act by 19 months, from October 1, 2021 to May 3, 2023 due to […]

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featured image for: <center>County Clerk Hanlon Announces that  Monmouth County’s Ballot Tracking System (BallotTrax) is Available to Mail-In Voters Again this Year! <br><br> Software provides clarity and transparency with regard to the mail-in ballot voting process</center>
05/17/2021
County Clerk Hanlon Announces that Monmouth County’s Ballot Tracking System (BallotTrax) is Available to Mail-In Voters Again this Year!

Software provides clarity and transparency with regard to the mail-in ballot voting process

FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is reminding Monmouth County voters who vote by mail that they can sign up for the County’s ballot tracking notification system. Clerk Hanlon launched the supplemental system last fall, in partnership with the Monmouth County Board of Elections, to help voters know when their mail-in ballots […]

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04/29/2021
VOTE BY MAIL BALLOTS FOR THE PRIMARY ELECTION ARE AVAILABLE

FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is reminding residents that voting by mail is an available option for all registered voters in Monmouth County and that the mail-in ballots for the 2021 Primary Election are now available. “Voting by mail provides a simple and convenient way to vote early,” said Clerk Hanlon. […]

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04/08/2021
PRIMARY BALLOT DRAWING TO BE CONDUCTED FRIDAY, APRIL 16 VIA FACEBOOK AND YOUTUBE LIVESTREAMS

FREEHOLD, NJ – Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and social distancing guidelines, Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon has announced changes for the upcoming ballot drawing for the 2021 Primary Election. In accordance with N.J.S.A.19:23-24, the ballot drawing for the 2021 Primary Election will be held at 3 p.m. on Friday, April 16, 53 […]

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04/06/2021
COUNTY CLERK HANLON ADVISES THAT THE 2021 PRIMARY ELECTION WILL BE CONDUCTED IN-PERSON, PER GOVERNOR MURPHY

FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is advising all registered voters that the upcoming June 8, 2021 Primary Election will be conducted in the normal course per New Jersey law. The Primary Election will have in-person voting at polling locations with the use of voting machines. According to Governor Phil Murphy, all […]

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featured image for: <center>COUNTY CLERK, SHERIFF AND SURROGATE INVITE  FOURTH GRADE STUDENTS TO PARTICIPATE IN 2021 ANNUAL ‘MY COUNTY’ POSTER CONTEST <br><br>Submission Deadline is Friday, April 30 at 4:30 p.m.</center>
03/31/2021
COUNTY CLERK, SHERIFF AND SURROGATE INVITE FOURTH GRADE STUDENTS TO PARTICIPATE IN 2021 ANNUAL ‘MY COUNTY’ POSTER CONTEST

Submission Deadline is Friday, April 30 at 4:30 p.m.

Click here to view the official contest rules flyer. If you have any questions, please call the County Clerk’s Office at 732-431-7324 ext. 8739. FREEHOLD, NJ – To commemorate National County Government Month in April, Monmouth County Constitutional Officers, County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon, Surrogate Rosemarie D. Peters, and Sheriff Shaun Golden are inviting the […]

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03/08/2021
COUNTY CLERK HANLON ADVISES OF FEDERAL “REAL ID” ACT DEADLINE APPROACHING IN OCTOBER OF 2021

FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is reminding residents that the Federal REAL ID Act compliance deadline is approaching on Oct. 1 of this year. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security had previously extended the enforcement deadline of the Federal REAL ID Act from October of 2020 to October 1, 2021, due […]

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02/24/2021
COUNTY CLERK HANLON ADVISES THAT THE APRIL FIRE ELECTIONS AND MAY MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS WILL BE CONDUCTED IN-PERSON, PER GOVERNOR MURPHY

FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is advising all registered voters that the upcoming April 20 Fire Elections and May 11 Municipal Elections will be conducted in the normal course per New Jersey law. The following towns will hold Fire Elections on April 20: Aberdeen, Englishtown, Freehold Township, Howell, Manalapan, Manasquan, Marlboro, […]

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02/09/2021
COUNTY CLERK HANLON ADVISES THAT EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 216 HAS CHANGED PETITION REQUIREMENTS FOR UPCOMING ELECTIONS

FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is advising candidates that Governor Phil Murphy recently signed Executive Order No. 216, which changed the petition requirements for upcoming elections occurring during the State Public Health Emergency. In addition to the statutory in-person collection of hand-written signatures, the Executive Order permits electronic collection of signatures […]

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