New York City Council

The Queens council member is eyeing a job in the Cuomo administration.
City Council Speaker Corey Johnson at Encore Senior Center in August.
Cory Johnson dropping out of the 2021 mayoral race makes him just the latest speaker to fail to move up in electoral politics.
Erik Bottcher
Are Bottcher and Schulman enjoying the benefits of incumbency without holding office?
Councilmember Carlos Menchaca and former Councilmember Dan Garodnick tour Industry City in 2015.
The fate of the rezoning in Brooklyn may have a lasting impact on New York City’s land use decisions.
Alejandra Caraballo, a trans Latina and Democratic socialist, could just make history as the first trans person ever elected to the City Council.
A Q&A with the Brooklyn lawyer and community board member on her campaign for Laurie Cumbo’s seat.
On Thursday, the City Council voted to extend a cap on fees that the delivery apps can charge restaurants.
New York City will continue to cap fees paid to the likes of Grubhub and Postmates.
New York City Councilman Ritchie Torres is headed to Congress – and making history while he’s at it.
How a young, gay, Afro-Latino man made his own way from NYCHA to Capitol Hill.
Chi Ossé, a 22-year-old activist running for the New York City Council in District 36.
New York City’s marches and protests against police brutality invigorated the 22-year-old candidate.
New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson and Council Member Mark Levine.
We asked the term-limited council members about their plans.
Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul, New York City Public Advocate Jumaane Williams, Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis and Rep. Adriano Espaillat.
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