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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: Health & Social Services Committee (CHAIR), Police Committee, Fire Committee, Cable TV Advisory Committee, Plainfield Municipal Utility Authority, Plainfield Board of Education (ALT), Plainfield Central District Management Corporation (ALT)

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

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Councilman Second Ward
Sean McKenna (D) 
1402 South Avenue # 401
Plainfield, NJ 07062

Cell: 908-346-3126

Email: sean.mckenna@plainfieldnj.gov

Committees:  Police Committee (CHAIR), Fire Committee, Shade Tree Commission, Union County Community Development Revenue Sharing (ALT), Plainfield Municipal Utility Authority (ALT)


Elected 11/5/19  General Election 4- Year Term Ending 12/31/2023

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Vice President & 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: Fire Committee (CHAIR), Finance Committee, Health & Social Services Committee, Recreation Committee, Green Brook Flood Control Commission, Plainfield Housing Authority, Department of Public Works, Cable TV Advisory Committee (ALT)

 

Elected 11-05-19, General Election 4 -Year Term ending 12-31-2023

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President & Councilman-At-Large
Steve G. Hockaday (D)
317 Monroe Avenue
Plainfield, NJ 07060


Cell: 908-872-0553

Email: Steve.hockaday@plainfieldnj.gov

Committees: Communications and Technology Committee (CHAIR), Economic Development Committee, Finance Committee, Plainfield Board of Education, Plainfield Planning Board (ALT), Green Brook Flood Control Commission (ALT), Plainfield Housing Authority (ALT)

Elected 11-07-2020, General Election 4 - Year Term ending 12-31-2024

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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: Economic Development Committee (CHAIR), Health & Social Services Committee, Communications and Technology Committee, Mayor’s Citizen Advisory Board, Plainfield Central District Management Corporation, Shade Tree Commission (ALT)

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: Finance Committee (CHAIR), Economic Development Committee,Communications and Technology Committee, Plainfield Planning Board, Mayor’s Citizen Advisory Committee (ALT)

Elected 11-07-2020 General Election 4 – Year Term ending 12-31-2024

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Councilwoman, Fourth Ward
Stacey Welch (D)
514 Church PL, Plainfield, NJ 07063

Cell: 908-346-1694

Email: stacey.welch@plainfieldnj.gov

Committees: Department of Public Works Committee (CHAIR),Union County Community Development Revenue Sharing Committee, Police Committee

Elected Appointed to fill unexpired four year term ending December 31, 2021

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