Section 8

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Chaim M. Deutsch
New York City Council
NYC Council 48th District
Councilperson cdeutsch@council.nyc.gov 718-368-9176 Chaim M. Deutsch @ChaimDeutsch on Twitter
#1 Chaim M. Deutsch
48th District - Brooklyn

Section 8
28 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Misc (Wills / Court Docs / etc.) Tax Preparation Assistance Museums Food Pantry Rain Barrel Unemployment Insurance Police Precinct

Contact
Phone: 718-368-9176
Email: cdeutsch@council.nyc.gov

Antonio Reynoso
New York City Council
NYC Council 34th District
Councilperson areynoso@council.nyc.gov 718-963-3141 Antonio Reynoso Antonio Reynoso @ReynosoBrooklyn on Twitter
#2 Antonio Reynoso
34th District - Brooklyn

Section 8
18 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Tax Preparation Assistance Food Stamps Section 8 Medicaid SCRIE Lifeline Jury Duty

Contact
Phone: 718-963-3141
Email: areynoso@council.nyc.gov

Ritchie Torres
New York City Council
NYC Council 15th District
Councilperson 718-842-8100 Ritchie Torres @CMRitchieTorres on Twitter
#3 Ritchie Torres
15th District - Bronx

Section 8
12 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Tax Preparation Assistance U.S. Citizenship Affordable Housing / Apartment Immigration Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Green Card

Contact
Phone: 718-842-8100
Email:

Deborah Rose
New York City Council
NYC Council 49th District
Councilperson DROSE@Council.nyc.gov 718-556-7370 Deborah Rose Deborah Rose @CMDebiRose on Twitter
#4 Deborah Rose
49th District - Staten Island

Section 8
11 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Affordable Housing / Apartment Section 8 Eviction Speed Bump Request NYCHA New Application Parking Restrictions

Contact
Phone: 718-556-7370
Email: DROSE@Council.nyc.gov

Ydanis Rodriguez
New York City Council
NYC Council 10th District
Councilperson yrodriguez@council.nyc.gov 917-521-2616 Ydanis Rodriguez Ydanis Rodriguez @ydanis on Twitter
#5 Ydanis Rodriguez
10th District - Manhattan

Section 8
10 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
NYCHA New Application HPD Housing Lottery Section 8 NYCHA Misc. U.S. Citizenship Senior Housing

Contact
Phone: 917-521-2616
Email: yrodriguez@council.nyc.gov

Helen Rosenthal
New York City Council
NYC Council 6th District
Councilperson Helen@HelenRosenthal.com 212-873-0282 Helen Rosenthal Helen Rosenthal @HelenRosenthal on Twitter
#6 Helen Rosenthal
6th District - Manhattan

Section 8
8 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Lease Issue NYCHA Misc. SCRIE Building Maintenance Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Eviction

Contact
Phone: 212-873-0282
Email: Helen@HelenRosenthal.com

Ben Kallos
New York City Council
NYC Council 5th District
Councilperson BKallos@council.nyc.gov 212-860-1950 Ben Kallos Ben Kallos @BenKallos on Twitter
#7 Ben Kallos
5th District - Manhattan

Section 8
7 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Construction General Eviction Lease Issue NYCHA Building Maintenance Tax Assessments

Contact
Phone: 212-860-1950
Email: BKallos@council.nyc.gov

Rosie Mendez
New York City Council
NYC Council 2nd District
Councilperson Rmendez@council.nyc.gov 212-677-1077 Rosie Mendez @RosieMendez on Twitter
#8 Rosie Mendez
2nd District - Manhattan

Section 8
6 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
NYCHA Building Maintenance Economy-Jobs Aging Park Maintenance Landlord / Managing Agent Issues General Welfare NYCHA Misc.

Contact
Phone: 212-677-1077
Email: Rmendez@council.nyc.gov

Vanessa L. Gibson
New York City Council
NYC Council 16th District
Councilperson VGibson@council.nyc.gov 718-588-7500 Vanessa L. Gibson Vanessa L. Gibson @Vanessalgibson on Twitter
#8 Vanessa L. Gibson
16th District - Bronx

Section 8
6 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Building Maintenance Section 8 Food Stamps NYCHA Building Maintenance Vacate Order HPD Housing Lottery

Contact
Phone: 718-588-7500
Email: VGibson@council.nyc.gov

Melissa Mark-Viverito
New York City Council
NYC Council 8th District
Councilperson mviverito@council.nyc.gov 212-828-9800 Melissa Mark-Viverito Melissa Mark-Viverito @MMViverito on Twitter
10 Melissa Mark-Viverito
8th District - Manhattan & Bronx

Section 8
4 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
NYCHA Misc. NYCHA Building Maintenance Food Stamps Lease Issue Building Maintenance NYCHA Transfers Landlord / Managing Agent Issues

Contact
Phone: 212-828-9800
Email: mviverito@council.nyc.gov

Section 8 Service Activity

These charts show the cumulative number of Section 8 cases for each NYC Council District and the total weekly amount of Section 8 casework for all New York City Council members over the last year.

Year Cumulative Casework

Total Weekly Activity