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Council Members

The Plainfield City Council is the governing/legislative body of the City. Composed of seven elected officials, the primary purpose is to enact municipal laws via ordinances and resolutions.

With the exception of Executive Session, all meetings are open to the public.

Councilwoman, First Ward
Ashley Davis (D)
109 East 4th Street Apt # 7
Plainfield, NJ 07060

Cell: 908-297-8766

Email: Ashley.davis@plainfieldnj.gov

Committees: Police Committee (CHAIR), Green Brook Flood Control Commission (ALT), Union County Community Development Revenue Sharing, Plainfield Municipal Utility Authority.

Elected 11-06-18, General Election, 4 -Year Term ending 12-31-2022.

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Councilman, Second Ward
Cory Storch (D)
705 Ravine Road 07060

Cell: 908-578-9911

Email: cory.storch@plainfieldnj.gov

Committees:  Health & Social Services Committee (CHAIR), Fire Committee, Recreation Committee, Plainfield Board of Education (ALT), GreenBrook Flood Control Commission, Union County Community Development Revenue Sharing (ALT), Plainfield Central District Management Corporation (ALT), Shade Tree


Elected 11-08-11, General Election, 4 -Year Term ending 12-31-2019.

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Councilman-At-Large First and Fourth Wards
Barry N. Goode (D)
935 Melrose Place 07063


Cell: 908-295-2486

Email: barry.goode@plainfieldnj.gov
 

Committees: Finance Committee (CHAIR), Health & Social Services Committee, Recreation Committee, Mayor’s Citizen Advisory Committee (ALT), Shade Tree (ALT)

 

Elected 11-04-15, General Election 4 -Year Term ending 12-31-2019

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Vice President & Councilman, Fourth Ward
Steve G. Hockaday
317 Monroe Avenue
Plainfield, NJ 07060


Cell: 908-872-0553

Email: Steve.hockaday@plainfieldnj.gov

Committees: Communications & Technology Committee (CHAIR), Economic Development Committee, Police Committee, Plainfield Planning Board (ALT), Cable TV Advisory Committee (ALT), Plainfield Housing Authority

Elected 11-06-17, General Election 4 -Year Term ending 12-31-2021

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President & Councilwoman –At-Large, Second and Third Wards
Joylette Mills-Ransome (D)
701 Stelle Avenue
Plainfield, NJ 07060

Cell: 908-524-9540

Email: Joylette.mills@plainfieldnj.gov

Committees: Fire Committee (CHAIR), Economic Development Committee, Communications & Technology Committee, Plainfield Board of Education, Plainfield Housing Authority (ALT), Plainfield Central District Management Corporation, Senior Citizens Center

Elected 11-06-18, General Election, 4-Year Term ending 12-31-2022

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Councilman, Third Ward
Charles McRae (D)
1228 Hazel Avenue
Plainfield, NJ 07060

Cell: 908-208-0217

Email: Charles.Mcrae@plainfieldnj.gov

Committees: Economic Development Committee (CHAIR), Finance Committee, Fire Committee, Communications & Technology Committee, Plainfield Planning Board

Elected 11-08-16, General Election 4 -Year Term ending 12-31-2020

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Councilman At-Large
Elton Armady (D) Effective 6/18/18
1156 West 7th Street, Plainfield, NJ 07060 

Cell: 908-346-1554

Email: Elton.armady@plainfieldnj.gov

Committees:  Recreation Committee (CHAIR), Finance Committee, Health & Social Services Committee, Police Committee, Mayor’s Citizen Advisory Committee, Cable TV Advisory Committee, Plainfield Municipal Utility Authority (ALT), Senior Citizens Center


Elected 11-6-18, Unexpired Term Ending 12-31-2020

 

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