Community Garden

The 10 most active New York City Council members providing free personal Community Garden assistance to New Yorkers like you.


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Rafael Espinal
New York City Council
NYC Council 37th District
Councilperson REspinal@council.nyc.gov 718-642-8664 Rafael Espinal Rafael Espinal @RLEspinal on Twitter
#1 Rafael Espinal
37th District - Brooklyn

Community Garden
5 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Food Stamps Affordable Housing / Apartment U.S. Citizenship Section 8 NYCHA New Application Green Card NYCHA Misc.

Contact
Phone: 718-642-8664
Email: REspinal@council.nyc.gov

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

Community Garden
4 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
HOUSING DEVELOPMENT FUND CORPORATION COOPERA NYCHA Building Maintenance Heat / Hot Water NYCHA Transfers Construction General Affordable Housing / Apartment Emergency Repairs

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

Joseph Borelli
New York City Council
NYC Council 51st District
Councilperson vignizio@council.nyc.gov 718-984-5151 Joseph Borelli @JoeBorelliCT2SD on Twitter
#2 Joseph Borelli
51st District - Staten Island

Community Garden
4 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
SCHE Bicycles Property Tax Bill Pedestrian Safety Trees and Sidewalks Program Street Resurfacing

Contact
Phone: 718-984-5151
Email: vignizio@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
#4 Melissa Mark-Viverito
8th District - Manhattan & Bronx

Community Garden
3 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
NYCHA Building Maintenance NYCHA Misc. Food Stamps Maintenance Affordable Housing / Apartment Heat / Hot Water Building Maintenance

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

Margaret Chin
New York City Council
NYC Council 1st District
Councilperson chin@council.nyc.gov 212-587-3159 Margaret Chin Margaret Chin @CM_MargaretChin on Twitter
#5 Margaret Chin
1st District - Manhattan

Community Garden
2 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Heat / Hot Water Noise - Construction NYCHA Building Maintenance Eviction Noise - Other Affordable Housing / Apartment

Contact
Phone: 212-587-3159
Email: chin@council.nyc.gov

Stephen Levin
New York City Council
NYC Council 33rd District
Councilperson slevin@council.nyc.gov 718-875-5200 Stephen Levin Stephen Levin @StephenLevin33 on Twitter
#5 Stephen Levin
33rd District - Brooklyn

Community Garden
2 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Vision Zero After-Hours Building Construction Parking Restrictions Community Policing Subways Construction General

Contact
Phone: 718-875-5200
Email: slevin@council.nyc.gov

Maria del Carmen Arroyo
New York City Council
NYC Council 17th District
Councilperson salamanca@council.nyc.gov 718-402-6130 Maria del Carmen Arroyo Maria del Carmen Arroyo @Salamancajr80 on Twitter
#7 Maria del Carmen Arroyo
17th District - Bronx

Community Garden
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
Affordable Housing / Apartment Homeless Shelter - DHS Eviction Repair Assistance Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Lease Issue

Contact
Phone: 718-402-6130
Email: salamanca@council.nyc.gov

Fernando Cabrera
New York City Council
NYC Council 14th District
Councilperson 347-590-2874 Fernando Cabrera Fernando Cabrera @FCabreraNY on Twitter
#7 Fernando Cabrera
14th District - Bronx

Community Garden
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
HPD Housing Lottery Food Stamps Rental Arrears SCRIE Repair Assistance Landlord / Managing Agent Issues

Contact
Phone: 347-590-2874
Email:

Elizabeth Crowley
New York City Council
NYC Council 30th District
Councilperson ecrowley@council.nyc.gov 718-366-3900 Elizabeth Crowley Elizabeth Crowley @ElizCrowleyNYC on Twitter
#7 Elizabeth Crowley
30th District - Queens

Community Garden
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
Libraries Tree Planting / Pruning Animal Care / Wild Animal Public Infrastructure Trees and Sidewalks Program Charter Schools

Contact
Phone: 718-366-3900
Email: ecrowley@council.nyc.gov

Brad Lander
New York City Council
NYC Council 39th District
Councilperson lander@council.nyc.gov 718-499-1090 Brad Lander Brad Lander @bradlander on Twitter
#7 Brad Lander
39th District - Brooklyn

Community Garden
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
Parking Restrictions Citibikes Tree Planting / Pruning Rats / Rodents Trees and Sidewalks Program Subways

Contact
Phone: 718-499-1090
Email: lander@council.nyc.gov

Community Garden Service Activity

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

Year Cumulative Casework

Total Weekly Activity