The following table displays demographic data provided by the United States Census Bureau. New Jersey Mayor, NFL Consultant Won’t Run for Governor January 13, 2017 at 5:29 am Filed Under: Baltimore Ravens , Evesham Township Mayor Randy Brown , Governor , New Jersey However, the Cape May and Cumberland parties pulled their endorsements of McDowell after a video surfaced of him propositioning a woman in a bar, with Cumberland endorsing Campbell instead. Click here for more information about those races.. Overall, the Democrats increased their majority by 2 to a supermajority at 54–26, thanks to holding all their seats as well as picking up open seats in District 2 and District 16. Collins announced on June 3 that he was dropping out of the race. 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She was the first female Mayor in the history of New Brunswick, and resigned from office to become the Commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs. This is opposed to an "at-large" election, in which all registered voters can vote for seats on the ballot regardless of geographic location. Shelley Brindle is the Mayor of Westfield, NJ, elected in November 2017 as the first female Mayor in Westfield’s history. Voting in New Jersey | Richard Corcoran, forensic accountant and nominee for Assembly, Tom Moran, retired IT professional and nominee for Assembly, Joseph Raich, limousine driver and nominee for Assembly in 2001, 2011, 2012, and 2013, Safanya Searcy, labor organizer and party strategist, Kristen Zadroga-Hart, high school teacher, Margaret Ahn, loan expert and nominee for, Matthew Seymour, attorney and nominee for, Christopher Wolf, pastor and radio show host, Dev Goswami (Independent), policy analyst, Joseph Bubba Jr., son of former State Senator, Paul Vagianos, restaurant owner and nominee for Assembly. There were seven candidates. Local measures | Ballot access for candidates | He was re-elected to a two-year term as Mayor in 2001 and 2003; after the mayoral term of office was lengthened from two years to four years, he was re-elected to a four-year term as Mayor in 2005, 2009, 2013 and 2017. This is the alternative to a "by-district" election, in which only the registered voters of a particular geographic area may vote for a particular seat up for election. Taxes. Mayoral election in Jersey City, New Jersey (2017) - Google News. A New Jersey native, Dinkins was born in Trenton and graduated from Trenton Central High School. Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop, $114,000. Newark Mayor Ras Baraka, $104,980. [211][212], Marie Tauro, a commissioner of the Jersey City Municipal Utilities Authority and vice chair of the Jersey City Tea Party Alliance, was planning on running, but was killed in a hit-and-run on April 2, the night before the filing deadline. Mayor Janice Kovach of Clinton Town is the new president of the New Jersey State League of Municipalities. State Senate | Shelley Brindle is the Mayor of Westfield, NJ, elected in November 2017 as the first female Mayor in Westfield’s history. A World War II veteran’s shoe-leather political campaign resulted in an upset win in a local New Jersey mayor’s race, according to a report. Met the mayor at a opening event. All elected offices at the state level were on the ballot in this election cycle, including Governor and Lieutenant Governor for four-year terms, all 80 seats in the New Jersey General Assembly for two-year terms, and all 40 seats in the State Senate for four-year terms. [141], All three County Republican Parties in the district (Atlantic, Cape May, Cumberland) initially endorsed McDowell and Sauro for the Assembly seats. Superior Courts | [136] Burlington County Freeholder Ryan Peters was named as a replacement candidate, selected by local Republican committee members on September 6 over Lumberton Mayor Sean Earlen, Burlington County Freeholder Kate Gibbs, and Westampton Deputy Mayor Abe Lopez. 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Just before the polls opened on Tuesday, he posted on Facebook: “Win or Lose today, I feel so thankful for the tremendous support I have received and the life-long connections I have made on the campaign trail with other residents of our town.” The chart below presents the mayoral candidates' contribution totals as of October 23, 2017. Mayor Warren is certified by the New Jersey Administrative Office of the Courts as a Mediator for the Superior Court of New Jersey Special Civil Part. Ballot access for parties | [3], Csizmar was replaced on the ballot for the general election by Lewis Glogower, who was previously one of the nominees for the Assembly seat. 56: 1955–1967: Chester W. Paulus Zhiyu "Jimmy" Hu replaced Glogower on the Assembly ballot for the general election. Congressional delegation | city council seats and six by-districtOnly the registered voters of a particular area may vote for a particular seat in a by-district election. 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Municipal Courts | The figures are presented as reported by the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission. A runoff, which would have been held on December 5, 2017, was not necessary in the mayoral election because only two candidates filed for the race. Public education | Wall school board member Ralph Addonizio and Monmouth County Freeholder Gary Rich also declared runs but later dropped out. [2], On June 13, Governor Chris Christie nominated Prisco to a worker's compensation judgeship, whom consequently would later drop out. Three at-largeAll registered voters can vote for seats on the ballot in an at-large election. Mayor Alberto G. Santos has been Mayor of Kearny since January 1, 2000. Old Bridge Business Alliance – 2017. [124] On March 13, 2017, he was confirmed by the state senate to the board of commissioners of The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. Background. Prior to the elections, Democrats held a 24–16 majority in the upper house. All 80 seats of the New Jersey General Assembly were up for election. 12. Ravi S. Bhalla was elected Hoboken’s 39th Mayor on November 7, 2017. School districts in New Jersey | Supreme Court | A Democratic New Jersey mayor resigned on Sunday after he was accused of interfering with the elections process. The city of Jersey City, New Jersey, held a general election for mayor, three at large city council seats, and six by district city council seats on November 7, 2017. ICOB Academy – 2014. Alex Dobuzinskis. 2020 legislative session | Hudson County's clerk and board of chosen freeholders, statewide natural resources ballot measure, https://ballotpedia.org/wiki/index.php?title=Mayoral_election_in_Jersey_City,_New_Jersey_(2017)&oldid=7033498, Tracking election disputes, lawsuits, and recounts, Ballotpedia's Daily Presidential News Briefing, Submit a photo, survey, video, conversation, or bio. Elections calendar | Energy | [146], In February, incumbent Republican Assemblywoman Gail Phoebus declined to run for a second term and announced a primary challenge to Steve Oroho, reportedly due to disagreements with Oroho over an increase to the gas tax. Kovach, who previously served … Public Question Number 2, a constitutional amendment that would require money collected from environmental contamination lawsuits to be used for cleanup and restoration efforts. The population of all cities, towns, boroughs, villages and unincorporated places in New Jersey with more than 20,000 inhabitants according to census results and latest official estimates. Immigration | Click here to contact our editorial staff, and click here to report an error. This page was last edited on 18 August 2020, at 22:46. These results are automatically generated from Google. PATERSON, N.J. — A tearful former mayor of New Jersey’s third-largest city apologized Tuesday before a judge sentenced him to five years in prison for directing city employees to … The link below is to the most recent stories in a Google news search for the terms Jersey City New Jersey election. The figures represent 1 percent of the total number of registered voters in Jersey City as of last November's general election. The office of mayor did not initially exist as such. [92], Incumbent Democratic Senator Raymond Lesniak declined to run for re-election and instead ran for governor. Campaign finance requirements | Last mayor under the Commission form of government and the first under Faulkner Act form of government, where the mayor is directly elected. The city of Jersey City, New Jersey, held a general election for mayor on November 7, 2017.Freshman incumbent Steven Fulop defeated former city corporation counsel Bill Matsikoudis to win re-election.. Three at-large city council seats and six by-district city council seats were also up for general election. The figures represent 1 percent of the total number of registered voters in Jersey City as of last November's general election. Healthcare | County: Hudson Population: 261,666 Fulop has been the mayor of New Jersey's second largest city … County: Hudson Population: 261,666 Fulop has been the mayor of New Jersey's second largest city … Mayor… There were two statewide ballot questions and some counties and municipalities also had a local ballot question. March 8, 2017 / 3:40 AM / 3 years ago. Today, Mayor David N. Dinkins, the 106th Mayor of the City of New York, endorsed Democratic candidate Jim Johnson for New Jersey Governor. if(document.getElementsByClassName("reference").length==0) if(document.getElementById('Footnotes')!==null) document.getElementById('Footnotes').parentNode.style.display = 'none'; New Jersey elections in 2020 | Mayoral election in Jersey City, New Jersey (2017). Candidates for Lieutenant Governor of New Jersey run on the same ticket and thus are elected at the same time. Non-partisan local elections, some school board elections, and some fire district elections were also held throughout the year. [102][187] On March 28, Phoebus dropped her challenge and announced that she would not run for re-election either. [217] Despite state law prohibiting accepting nominations for more than one office in the same election, Oliver still ran for re-election, with party officials claiming a loophole in the law with her being selected as a running mate instead of being nominated as a candidate in a primary. [215], Following the primary, Aguilar dropped out of the race on September 13. ... Investigators allege he did just that between March 2017 … [44], Piper was replaced on the ballot for the general election by Beverly Common Councilman Bob Thibault, as selected by local Republican committee members on September 6. 37. Rible resigned his Assembly seat on July 17 to accept the position. Frank Caramagna, 74, resigned on April 28, the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office said in … Primary elections were held on June 6. Redistricting, List of New Jersey ballot measures | [186] Charles Boddy was selected as a replacement candidate. Jersey City is a city in Hudson County, New Jersey.It was home to an estimated 257,342 residents in 2013, according to the United States Census Bureau. 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In 2016, voters decided whether or not the city should change its election cycle from May to November dates.Additionally, a debate around whether or not the properties in the city should be revalued has turned into a state investigation. [135], Following the primary, Glogower was selected as a replacement nominee for the Senate seat. Ballotpedia does not curate or endorse these articles. This is the alternative to a "by-district" election, in which only the registered voters of a particular geographic area may vote for a particular seat up for election. The city of Newark, New Jersey, held a general election for mayor on May 8, 2018.Incumbent Ras J. Baraka secured a second term.. Baraka faced a former supporter, Newark City Councilwoman Gayle Chaneyfield Jenkins.. Chaneyfield Jenkins backed Baraka's 2014 mayoral bid, running as part of … Upon receiving his Juris Doctor, Mayor Warren was awarded a Judicial Clerkship with the Superior Court Judge Kenith D. Bloom. [218], Mahmoud was replaced on the ballot for the general election by Tafari Anderson. It was home to an estimated 257,342 residents in 2013, according to the United States Census Bureau. Following the primary, Barnett dropped out, citing work commitments. All 40 seats of the New Jersey Senate were up for election. Mayor Ravi S. Bhalla. County: Essex Population: 279,793 Baraka is the mayor of the largest city in New Jersey, but he does not … Overall, this resulted in Democrats having a net gain of one seat, increasing their majority to 25–15. [1], Incumbent Republican Senator Kevin J. O'Toole announced on January 15, 2016, that he would not run for re-election. The mayor of Elmwood Park, New Jersey, was arrested April 29 for alleged election tampering. The 2017 New Jersey gubernatorial election was held on November 7, 2017. The Mayor of the City of Jersey City is the head of the executive branch of the government of Jersey City, New Jersey, United States.The mayor has the duty to enforce the municipal charter and ordinances; prepare the annual budget; appoint deputy mayors, department heads, and aides; and approve or veto ordinances passed by the City Council.The mayor is popularly elected in a … [216], Following the primary, Oliver was selected by Democratic gubernatorial nominee Phil Murphy to be his nominee for Lieutenant Governor on July 26. It was incorporated by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on February 21, 1798, and reincorporated as city in 1836. Primary elections were held on June 6. Paulsboro Mayor … Born and raised in New Jersey, Mayor Bhalla is an 18 year resident of Hoboken and 8 year member of the Hoboken City Council. 37. [19][20], Pascetta was not on the official list of candidates for the general election. New York N.Y. Utah 3rd District Maine Medicaid Ohio Drug Costs Election Results: Murphy Wins New Jersey Governor Race By MATTHEW BLOCH and JASMINE LEE Dec. 20, 2017 , … June 2017 INew Jersey Municipalities 1 Albert B. Kelly President Mayor, Bridgeton Colleen Mahr 2nd Vice President Mayor, Fanwood Executive Board Ras Baraka Mayor, Newark Gayle Brill Mittler Mayor , Highland Park Randy Brown Mayor, Evesham William J. Chegwidden Mayor, Wharton Frank J. Druetzler Mayor, Morris Plains Jonathan Dunleavy Mayor, Bloomingdale Sean Elwell Mayor, Elsinboro Township Financial regulation | Mayor-elect Vito Perillo will soon represent a New Jersey town with a population of about 18,000. [146], Following the primary on July 1, Seymour dropped out, switched party registration, and endorsed the Democratic slate, citing policy differences with the party in regards to domestic violence victims assistance. Democrats picked up an open seat in District 7 and defeated a Republican incumbent in District 11, while Republicans defeated an appointed Democratic incumbent in District 2. [7], Following the death of Whelan on August 22, 2017, Bell was unanimously selected to fill the remainder of his term by local Democratic committee members on September 5, and was sworn in on October 5. Judicial Selection | Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop, $114,000. New Jersey Clean Communities – 2013 There were also elections on the ballot for a statewide public library bond measure, a statewide natural resources ballot measure, governor and lieutenant governor of New Jersey, the New Jersey State Senate, and the New Jersey General Assembly. Mayor Henry Honors: Congregation Beth Ohr – 2018. Vito Perillo, a 93-year-old veteran of the U… [6], Following O'Toole's resignation, Corrado was selected without opposition by local Republican committee members to serve the remainder of his term on July 26, and was sworn in on October 5.[129][20]. Mayor Ravi S. Bhalla. Ballot measure laws | [2], The city of Jersey City uses a strong mayor and city council system. 40 Run", "Congressman Bill Pascrell Endorses District 40 Democrats", "Duch, Vagianos, & Ordway Endorsed by UAW", "Shanique Speight tapped to run in 29th Legislative District", "Bridgegate crusader Wisniewski announces 2017 run for governor", "Ciattarelli Launches Bid to be Next Governor of New Jersey", "Assemblywoman Rodriguez-Gregg will not seek re-election in November", "Bergen Republicans pick DiGaetano in 40th District", "Patrick J. Diegnan Jr. sworn in as NJ state Senator", "N.J. Assemblywoman becomes judge, leaves seat open", "Assembly regulates ride-hailing services, votes on more than 100 bills", "Rible sworn in as head of Alcoholic Beverage Control", "Official List, Candidates for General Assembly For PRIMARY ELECTION 06/06/2017 Election", "N.J. Mayor McCormac has a long and distinguished career in New Jersey. What's on my ballot? O'Toole however did not immediately resign to accept the position, staying for the time being in his Senate seat to "tie up loose ends. County: Essex Population: 279,793 Baraka is the mayor of the largest city in New Jersey, but he does not … [7], District 1 • District 2 • District 3 • District 4 • District 5 • District 6 • District 7 • District 8 • District 9 • District 10 • District 11 • District 12 • District 13 • District 14 • District 15 • District 16 • District 17 • District 18 • District 19 • District 20 • District 21 • District 22 • District 23 • District 24 • District 25 • District 26 • District 27 • District 28 • District 29 • District 30 • District 31 • District 32 • District 33 • District 34 • District 35 • District 36 • District 37 • District 38 • District 39 • District 40, Incumbent Democratic Senator Jim Whelan declined to seek a fourth term, announcing his retirement on January 4, 2017. Teaneck, New Jersey was incorporated on February 19, 1895. [223], Incumbent Republican Assemblyman David C. Russo, the longest serving current member of the Assembly, did not run for re-election.[137]. [46][47], Incumbent Republican Senator Joe Kyrillos announced that he would not run for a ninth term on October 25, 2016. Born and raised in New Jersey, Mayor Bhalla is an 18 year resident of Hoboken and 8 year member of the Hoboken City Council. [141] A special convention was held on August 15, where local Republican committee members selected a candidate to serve the remaining months of Rible's term in addition to replacing him on the ballot. [222] Former Hasbrouck Heights Borough Councilman Dave Gonzalez and Glen Rock Borough Councilman Bill Leonard declared intentions to run as a replacement, with Gonzalez later dropping out to back Leonard. Largest counties | Incumbent Republican Governor Chris Christie was term-limited and could not run for a third consecutive term.. Primary elections took place on June 6, 2017. Had a great day working and made 200$ Mayor Henry was appointed to the Old Bridge Planning Board and was an active member on the Old Bridge Environmental Commission. All elected offices at the state level were on the ballot in this election cycle, including Governor and Lieutenant Governor for four-year terms, all 80 seats in the New Jersey General Assembly for two-year terms, and all 40 seats in the State Senate for four-year terms. [16] Whelan died in office on August 22. [47], Incumbent Republican Assembly members Declan O'Scanlon and Amy Handlin both declared for the district's open Senate seat. [95], Following the primary, Hadzovic was ruled ineligible to run in the district due to residency requirements. In addition, four members who were elected in the last election in 2013 have since left office: Donald Norcross (D-5th, resigned),[4] Peter J. Barnes III (D-18th, resigned),[5] Kevin J. O'Toole (R-40th, resigned after previously announcing retirement),[6] and Jim Whelan (D-2nd, died in office after previously announcing retirement). Torres was indicted by a state grand jury in March after New Jersey's attorney general accused the mayor of using city workers for private projects on a … 12. [146], Incumbent Democratic Assemblyman John Wisniewski announced a run for governor on November 15, 2016.[134]. [15], Following the primary, Rittenhouse dropped out of the race on September 14. Tax Court, Budget and finances | [48] Fellow incumbent Democrat Herb Conaway contemplated a run for Senate as well, but decided to run for re-election. [209][210] Thomson was selected as the replacement, receiving 83 votes to Flancbaum's 53 and Bean's 18, and was sworn into the Assembly on August 24. Brown and incumbent Democratic Assemblyman Vince Mazzeo both declared runs for Senate to replace the retiring Jim Whelan. This page uses content from the English language Wikipedia.The original content was at Category:Mayors of places in New Jersey.The list of authors can be seen in the page history.As with this Familypedia wiki, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons License. State constitution, Courts in New Jersey | In four of the races, no candidate earned a majority of the votes cast in the general election and therefore advanced to the runoff election on December 5, 2017. Appellate Division of Superior Court | Campaign finance requirements, Who represents me? Name Status Population Census (C) 1980-04-01 Population Census (C) 1990-04-01 Population Census (C) 2000-04-01 Population Census (C) [67], Incumbent Republican Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli announced a run for governor on October 3, 2016. House of Representatives | The candidate filing deadline was September 5, 2017.[1]. The positions are paid -- … In addition to the gubernatorial and State Legislative elections, numerous county offices and Freeholders in addition to municipal offices were up for election. Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop addresses the crowd after winning re-election in Nov. 2017 (Reena Rose Sibayan / The Jersey Journal) Jersey City. | Bruce Bergen, Union County Freeholder Chairman and nominee for Assembly in 2005, 2007, 2009, and 2011, was selected by local Democratic committee members as a replacement candidate on August 14. 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Freshman incumbent Steven Fulop defeated former city corporation counsel Bill Matsikoudis to win re-election. Click here to contact us for media inquiries, and please donate here to support our continued expansion. A general election was held in the U.S. state of New Jersey on November 7, 2017. Local Republican committee members selected Delanco Mayor John Browne as a replacement candidate on September 6. Bill de Blasio was elected mayor of New York City in 2013, with his term beginning January 1, 2014.De Blasio declared his intention to seek reelection in April 2015. Three Republicans were running: former Belmar Borough Councilman James Bean, chairman of the Lakewood Republican Party Justin Flancbaum, and former mayor of Wall Ned Thomson. [47], Following the primary, Rodriguez-Gregg announced she was dropping out of the race on August 30. Jersey City is a city in Hudson County, New Jersey. [133], Following the primary, Rible was nominated director of the New Jersey Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control by Governor Chris Christie. It was created in Chapter XXVII in the Acts of the General Assembly of the State of New Jersey in 1895. Wildwood, New Jersey was incorporated on May 1, 1895 as a borough. Ravi S. Bhalla was elected Hoboken’s 39th Mayor on November 7, 2017. Newark, New Jersey, was founded in 1666 and became a township on October 31, 1693, and granted a Royal charter on April 27, 1713. 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This was the first election cycle following the passage of Public Question 1 in 2016. The city of Jersey City, New Jersey, held a general election for mayor on November 7, 2017. State legislature | [17], Incumbent Democratic Assemblyman Troy Singleton ran for the district's open Senate seat. Largest cities | New Jersey mayor charged with corruption in warehouse scheme. PAULSBORO, N.J. — The mayor of a New Jersey borough put his old skills to the test when he happened upon a burning home and saved a woman’s life by getting her out safely. "[125] He officially resigned his seat on July 1. All registered voters can vote for seats on the ballot in an at-large election. Public Question Number 1, a bond measure that would borrow $125 million to fund capital projects for public libraries. Torres was indicted by a state grand jury in March after New Jersey's attorney general accused the mayor of using city workers for private projects on a … Mayor McCormac has a long and distinguished career in New Jersey. Skip to Main Content COVID-19 INFO COVID is still active in Woodbridge, wear a mask & social distance. Skip to Main Content COVID-19 INFO COVID is still active in Woodbridge, wear a mask & social distance. In 1895, the township form of government was a direct democracy, with a three-member township council handling the affairs of the township between annual town meetings. This is opposed to an "at-large" election, in which all registered voters can vote for seats on the ballot regardless of geographic location. In addition, four members who were elected in the last election in 2015 have since resigned: Patrick J. Diegnan (D-18th),[138] L. Grace Spencer (D-29th),[139] Scott Rumana (R-40th),[140] and Dave Rible (R-30th). Election governance | The measure, which passed with over 57 percent approval at the polls, moved the city's election dates from a May primary and June general election to a November general election and December runoff. First a Golden Gloves boxer and amateur handball champion of the state of New Jersey, he became a dentist and then a lawyer and then a city commissioner in Newark. Two statewide questions were on the ballot. [15], Citing health concerns, incumbent Republican Senator Diane Allen declined to run for a seventh term, announcing her retirement on January 31, 2017. A general election was held in the U.S. state of New Jersey on November 7, 2017. Prior to the elections, Democrats held a 52–28 majority in the lower house. ", "Bergen GOPers Pray for a Comeback in LD38", "Republican General Assembly candidate from New Milford defects from GOP, endorses Democrats", "Glen Rock Councilman Leonard to Complete GOP Slate in 38th Legislative District", "Independent looks to make 'wake up' call in 38th District", "Wayne GOPer Announces Candidacy For 40th District Assembly Seat", "Norm Robertson to Run for Assembly in NJ's 40th Legislative District", "District 40, always a GOP stronghold, up for grabs on Tuesday", "ONE FOR THE BOOKS: $125M LIBRARY BOND ISSUE ON NOVEMBER BALLOT", "N.J. voters to decide on disbursing environmental damage funds", "Official List, Public Question Results For 11/07/2017--GENERAL ELECTION", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=2017_New_Jersey_elections&oldid=973734412, Pages with non-numeric formatnum arguments, Articles with dead external links from April 2019, Articles with permanently dead external links, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Anthony Parisi Sanchez (Independent), community activist and former Marine Corps reservist, Firefighters Mutual Benevolent Association, Health Professionals and Allied Employees of New Jersey, New Jersey Building & Construction Trades Council, Police Benevolent Association of New Jersey, Keith Walker, nominee for Senate in 2011 and, District Council 711 International Union of Painters and Allied Trades, National Federation of Independent Businesses, Laurie Poppe, attorney, social worker, and nominee for, Professional Firefighters Association of New Jersey, Jill LaZare, attorney and nominee for Assembly in 2013 and, Christine Lui Chen, health care executive, Elliot Isibor, nominee for Assembly in 2011 and 2013, Haytham Younes, real estate investor and candidate for, Matt Seymour, attorney and former Republican nominee for Assembly in 2017, Edward Buttimore, former investigator for the, Brian McDowell, real estate agent and former contestant on, Heather Gordon (Independent), small business owner and author, John Kalnas, independent candidate for Assembly, Dana Dewedoff, Young Republican and nonprofit president, Jill Dobrowansky, teacher and school administrator, Ryan Young, communications expert and army veteran, Ralph E. Johnson, law enforcement official, Robert Quinn, operations director for a data center and disaster recovery firm, Nadine Wilkins, businesswoman and former special education teacher, Deepak Malhotra, certified public accountant. Federal courts | In this form of municipal government, the city council serves as the city's primary legislative body while the mayor serves as the city's chief executive.[3]. [103], Incumbent Democratic Assemblywoman Blonnie R. Watson did not run for a full term.