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04/27/2020
EXTENDED: MONMOUTH COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICES CLOSED TO PUBLIC THROUGH FRIDAY, MAY 15, 2020

For the County Clerk’s Election Office: • All walk-in services and hand deliveries are temporarily suspended. • For other inquiries, please call the County Clerk’s Election Office at 732-431-7790. • For additional election information, please visit our website at MonmouthCountyVotes.com. For the County Clerk’s Main Office and Recording Services (33 Mechanic Street): • Services related […]

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04/24/2020
MAILING OF VOTE BY MAIL BALLOTS FOR THE MAY MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS IN FOUR MUNICIPALITIES COMMENCED BY APRIL 24

Allenhurst, Deal, Keansburg, and Loch Arbour May municipal elections conducted via Vote by Mail only

FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is advising registered voters affected by the Governor’s Executive Order No. 105 that the Vote by Mail ballots for the May 12 municipal elections in Allenhurst, Deal, Keansburg, and Loch Arbour have been mailed out as of today, April 24, per the order by the New […]

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04/16/2020
COUNTY OFFICIALS PROVIDE COVID-19 AND ELECTIONS UPDATES

FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County officials held a press conference today to provide updates on COVID-19, County operations and the upcoming elections. Freeholder Director Thomas A. Arnone began the press conference by giving an overview of the COVID-19 situation in Monmouth County and the trend of the daily numbers of new cases. “While we are […]

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04/09/2020
COUNTY CLERK HANLON ADVISES THAT EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 120 HAS MOVED THE 2020 PRIMARY ELECTION TO JULY 7

FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is advising residents that Governor Phil Murphy signed Executive Order No. 120 yesterday, which has postponed the 2020 Primary Election on June 2 to July 7, in response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The Executive Order includes the postponement of primaries for President, the U.S. Senate, […]

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04/07/2020
PRIMARY BALLOT DRAWING TO BE CONDUCTED THURSDAY, APRIL 9 VIA FACEBOOK AND YOUTUBE LIVESTREAMS

FREEHOLD, NJ – Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and recent legislation, Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon has announced changes for the upcoming ballot drawing for the 2020 Primary Election. According to N.J.S.A.19:23-24, the ballot drawing for the 2020 Primary Election was scheduled to fall on Good Friday, April 10, a legal holiday observed by […]

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featured image for: <center>U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY EXTENDS THE FEDERAL “REAL ID” ACT COMPLIANCE DATE TO NEXT YEAR, OCTOBER OF 2021<center>County Clerk Hanlon advises residents of one-year extension for compliance
04/02/2020
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY EXTENDS THE FEDERAL “REAL ID” ACT COMPLIANCE DATE TO NEXT YEAR, OCTOBER OF 2021
County Clerk Hanlon advises residents of one-year extension for compliance

FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is advising residents that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has extended the enforcement deadline of the Federal REAL ID Act from October of 2020 to October 1, 2021, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The federal government enacted the REAL ID Act after the September 11, […]

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04/02/2020
EXTENDED: MONMOUTH COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICES CLOSED TO PUBLIC THROUGH THURSDAY, APRIL 30, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the public access restriction to the Monmouth County Clerk’s Offices has been extended through Thursday, April 30, 2020. County Clerk employees will be available by phone and email. For the County Clerk’s Election Office: All walk-in services and hand deliveries are temporarily suspended. For other inquiries, please call the County Clerk’s […]

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03/25/2020
COUNTY OFFICIALS ANNOUNCE MAJOR DONATION DROP OFF SITE FOR DESPERATELY NEEDED SUPPLIES; PROVIDE COVID-19 UPDATES

FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County officials held a press conference today to request donations for desperately needed supplies and announce a donation drop off site. Officials also discussed County operations and the upcoming elections. “At the County, all of our employees have been instructed to practice social distancing and many are following alternative work plans,” […]

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03/24/2020
CHANGES TO THE JUNE 2, 2020 PRIMARY ELECTION FILING DUE TO EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 105

Last week, Governor Murphy signed Executive Order Number 105 relating to Elections. This order, dated March 18, 2020, included a change to the process for primary petition filing in an effort to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. Note that the Executive Order DID NOT change the petition deadline, which is March 30, 2020 at 4 […]

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03/21/2020
COUNTY CLERK HANLON ADVISES OF EXECUTIVE ORDER AFFECTING MAY 12 MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS IN FOUR MUNICIPALITIES

Allenhurst, Deal, Keansburg and Loch Arbour elections conducted via Vote by Mail only

Rev. 3/21/20 Allenhurst, Deal, Keansburg and Loch Arbour elections conducted via Vote by Mail only FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is advising residents that Governor Phil Murphy signed Executive Order No. 105 yesterday, which mandates that the municipal elections on May 12 be conducted solely via mail-in ballots to further mitigate […]

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