Re-elect Jason Karr for Morris Plains Mayor

I am a proud to call Morris Plains my home, having lived here for 51 years.

  • Graduate of Morris Plains Borough School and Morristown High School

  • Married with two sons, who served on the Morris Plains Fire Department and Morris Minute Men

  • Past Lieutenant/Trustee, Morris Minute Men First Aid Squad - Past Active Member

 I  work respectfully with my colleagues in a bipartisan manner to advance the Borough for the benefit of ALL residents of Morris Plains.​

Mayor of Morris Plains, 2019 to present

  • Borough of Morris Plains Council Member, 2008-2018

  • Council President, 2010 and 2015

  • Finance Committee Member, 2008-2018

  • Chairman, Finance Committee, 2010-2018

  • Chairman, Public Health, Sanitation & Sewer Committee, 2008-2010

  • Member, Shared Services Committee, 2008-present

  • Elected Morris County Democratic Committee Member, 2004-present

  • Morris County Democratic Committee Member, 2008-present

  • Morris County League of Municipalities Board, current

  • NJ State League of Municipalities Governance Subcommittee, current

Accomplishments and Goals

My 15 years of experience has enabled me to successfully lead and
continue to work to bring the best to the Borough


  • Advance and upgrade technology in Morris Plains.

  • Work to consolidate and share services resulting in fiscal savings.

  • Maintain property taxes within the 2% mandated State cap.

  • Support and attract small businesses.

  • Continue to improve pedestrian safety and traffic issues.

The passion that I have for Morris Plains and its residents is evident through my constant dedication to ensure the Borough’s financial stability, its quality of life, its attraction for new businesses and the safety of our residents. Because of my experience and knowledge of the budget, the governing process and my love for the community. I am the only Mayoral Candidate that has the experience to lead Morris Plains. You can depend on me to bring Morris Plains into the future while maintaining our unique,

small-town feel as “The Community of Caring”.

Jason Karr will continue to keep Morris Plains

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