July 31: City Council District 2 Candidate Forum
If you live in City Council District 2, there’s an opportunity next week to assess the candidates running in the upcoming Democratic Primary to replace term-limited Council member Rosie Mendez.
Henry Street Settlement and the Women’s Political Caucus are hosting a forum Monday, July 31, at Boys & Girl’s Republic, 888 East Sixth St. The event begins at 6 p.m.
Audience members will be able to ask questions. You’re asked to RSVP by clicking on this link. Candidates invited to participate include: Ronnie Cho, Jimmy McMillan, Carlina Rivera, Jasmin Sanchez, Mary Silver and Jorge Vasquez. District 2 includes the East Village, Peter Cooper Village, Kips Bay, Gramercy Park, and small sections of the Lower East Side below East Houston Street. If you would like to know whether your home is located in District 2, click here.