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At The Polls: Your Washington Twp. Primary Election Voting Guide

Two vie for local governing body, heated battle shapes up for District 7 congressman.

At The Polls: Your Washington Twp. Primary Election Voting Guide

A much different looking June Primary Election is set for Tuesday’s polls in Washington Township compared to 2013, and we’ve got your voting guide right here.

Locally, two newcomers will battle for a spot on the November General Election ballot, seeking a three-year term on the Washington Township Committee.

Republicans Matt Murello and Ron Edwards are running for the spot, which is being vacated by longtime committeeman Tracy Tobin, whose term will end Dec. 31, 2014. Tobin announced he would not seek an additional term at the January reorganization meeting.

No petitions have been filed by township Democrats to be included on the ballot.

At the county level, Freeholder William “Hank” Lyon is running unopposed and John Pecoraro is also unchallenged for another term as surrogate.

Don’t think your ballots are old or duplicates, either, when you see the race for Congressional District 7, as Representative Leonard Lance is opposed by challenger David Larsen for the third time.

Township residents spoke out about the congressional race in Letters to the Editor, which can be seen hereand here.

Polls open Tuesday, June 3 at 6 a.m. and will close at 8 p.m. Here is a list of Washington Township’s polling locations:

Where to vote:

Fairmount Fire House
Parker Road
Main Room
Districts 1, 2

West Morris Central High School
Bartley Road & Four Bridges Road
Library/Conference Room
District 3

Washington Township Municipal Building
43 Schooley's Mountain Road
Courtroom
Districts 4, 5

Schooley's Mountain Fire House
Schooley's Mountain Road
Front Room
Districts 6, 12

Heath Village
Schooley's Mountain Road
Auditorium
District 7

Flocktown Road School
90 Flocktown Road
Outside the Multi-Purpose Room
Districts 8, 10

Senior Citizen's Center
Rock Spring Park
East Springtown Road
Districts 9, 13

Hastings Square Pool House
Schooley's Mountain Road
Main Room
District 11 

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