MIZZI: ‘I’M NOT GOING ANYWHERE’

gopGOP candidates Rob Lombardi and Joe Mizzi, center, react to poll results at Anna Little’s campaign headquarters on Bridge Avenue Tuesday night. (Click to enlarge)

Joe Mizzi was excited Tuesday night, thinking this might be the one.

As treasurer of the local GOP for the past four years, and one of its two candidates for Red Bank council, he said he felt he and running mate Rob Lombardi had a good shot at displacing one or both Democratic incumbents on the ballot, Kathy Horgan and Sharon Lee.

It boded well that voter turnout appeared to have been “suprisingly strong,” he told redbankgreen shortly after polls closed, and he’d heard positive feedback from those who’d cast ballots.

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HEMPHILL: WE HAVE TO WATCH COSTS

r_hemphillName: Joseph Kelly Hemphill (Republican, incumbent)

Occupation: General contractor

Age: 63

Length of Residence in town: 63 years

General Questions:

1. What do you see as the top three issues in town?

The top 3 issues in town are: Taxes, Wages/Pension Control, The Town’s Infrastructure/Services/Parks

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