Board of Education (3 seats)
- Kids First (KLM): Ruth McAllister (3,498), Jean Marie Mitchell (3,223 votes), Tom Kluepfel (3,426 votes).
- Move Forward (NOP): Elizabeth Markevitch (2,844), Anthony Oland (2,512), and Felice Vazquez (2,488).
- Independent: Patricia Waiters (987).
Public Question 1 - Eliminate Runoff elections
Voters decided in favor of elimination runoff elections 60% to 40%.
Public Question 2 - Vacancy Decontrol - Rent ControlVoters narrowly decided to not adopt changes that would have led to vacancy decontrol for buildings with 1-4 rental units 52% to 48%. We will have to wait and see if the absentee and provisional will make a difference in this close outcome.
Public Question 3 - Move Elections to November
"Let the people decide" and decide they have. Hoboken residents overwhelmingly passed this 78% to 22% which moves municipal elections to November. The Mayor's race will now be November 2013 instead of May.