Are you dissatisfied with Lakewood's current political system?
Wouldn't you prefer to directly vote for your Mayor rather than having the members of the Township Council make that decision for you-- without your presence as is currently done?
The Faulkner Act- (Mayor-Council) (N.J.S.A.40:69A-1 et seq.) allows citizens of New Jersey municipalities to adopt a mayor-council government. This form of government lets voters directly elect a mayor.
F.Y.I.--The following Ocean County municipalities have adopted a mayor-council system:
Toms River Township