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District 1
Battery Park City, Chinatown, Civic Center, Financial District, Governors Island, Greenwich Village, Little Italy, Lower East Side, Soho, Tribeca, Washington Square Village

Democrat

Margaret S. Chin

@CM_MargaretChin

City Council

Democrat/Working Families

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Republican

Bryan Jung

City Council

Republican

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Independent

Aaron Foldenauer

@aaronfoldenauer

City Council

Liberal

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Christopher Marte

@ChrisMarteNYC

City Council

Reform

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District 2
East Village, Gramercy, Kips Bay, Lower East Side, Murray Hill, Noho, Rosehill

Democrat

Carlina Rivera

@CarlinaRivera

City Council

Democrat

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Republican

Jimmy McMillan

@Rentisto

City Council

Republican/
Rent Is Too Damn High

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Independent

Manny Cavaco

@VoteCavaco2016

City Council

Green

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Donald Garrity

City Council

Libertarian

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Jasmin Sanchez

@peopleforjasmin

City Council

Liberal

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District 3
Chelsea, Hell’s Kitchen, Greenwich Village, West SoHo, Hudson Square, Times Square, Garment District, Flatiron, Upper West Side

Democrat

Corey Johnson

@CoreyInNYC

City Council

Democrat/Working Families

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Republican

Independent

Marni Halasa

@Marni4Council

City Council

Eco Justice/Green

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District 4
Upper East Side, Carnegie Hill, Yorkville, Central Park South, Midtown East, Times Square, Koreatown, Peter Cooper Village and Stuyvesant Town, Waterside Plaza, Tudor City, Turtle Bay, Murray Hill, Sutton Place

Democrat

Keith Powers

@KeithPowersNYC

City Council

Democrat

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Republican

Rebecca Harary

@TeamHarary

City Council

Republican/Reform/
Women's Equality/
Stop de Blasio

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Independent

Rachel Honig

@HonigForNYC

City Council

Liberal/Stop de Blasio

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District 5
Upper East Side, Yorkville, Lenox Hill, Carnegie Hill, Roosevelt Island, Midtown East, Sutton Place, El Barrio, East Harlem

Democrat

Ben Kallos

@BenKallos

City Council

Democrat/Working Families

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Republican

Frank Spotorno

@FrankSpotorno

City Council

Republican

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District 6
Central Park, Lincoln Square, Upper West Side

Democrat

Helen Rosenthal

@HelenRosenthal

City Council

Democrat/Working Families

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Republican

Hy Drusin

City Council

Republican

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Independent

William Raudenbush

@CandidateBill

City Council

Stand Up Together

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District 7
Manhattan Valley, Manhattanville, Morningside Heights, Hamiliton Heights

Democrat

Mark D. Levine

@MarkLevineNYC

City Council

Democrat/Working Families

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Republican

Independent

Florindo Troncelliti

@VoteTroncelliti

City Council

Green

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District 8
El Barrio, East Harlem, Randalls Island, Mott Haven, Highbridge, Concourse, Longwood, Port Morris

Democrat

Diana Ayala

@DianaAyala2017

City Council

Democrat/Working Families

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Republican

Daby Carreras

@DABYCARRERAS

City Council

Reform/Stop de Blasio/
No Rezoning 4 Ever

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Independent

Linda Ortiz

City Council

Conservative

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District 9
Central Harlem, Morningside Heights, Upper West Side, East Harlem

Democrat

Bill Perkins

@BillPerkinsNYC

City Council

Democrat/Working Families

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Republican

Jack Royster

City Council

Republican

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Independent

Pierre Gooding

@pierregooding

City Council

Libertarian

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Tyson-Lord Gray

@tysonlordgray

City Council

Liberal

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Dianne Mack

City Council

Harlem Matters

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District 10
Inwood, Marble Hill, Washington Heights

Democrat

Ydanis Rodriguez

@ydanis

City Council

Democrat/Working Families

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Republican

Ronny Goodman

City Council

Republican

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Independent

Anthony Del Orbe

City Council

Undeclared

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