If you live in East River buildings 1 or 2, your City Council representative is Rosie Mendez, who, because of term limits, is not running for re-election. This open seat has six candidates on the ballot next week: Ronnie Sung Cho, Erin Hussein, Carlina Rivera, Jasmin Sanchez, Mary Silver, and Jorge Vasquez.
The last debate for these candidates will be on Thursday:
Thursday, September 7
Grand Street Settlement
80 Pitt Street
Sponsored by NYCHA Branch of the NAACP, Inc. and NYC Campaign Finance Board
If you can’t make the debate in person, here’s a full video of a recent debate: