Benefits

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Steven Matteo
New York City Council
NYC Council 50th District
Councilperson SMatteo@council.nyc.gov 718-980-1017 Steven Matteo Steven Matteo @StevenMatteo on Twitter
#1 Steven Matteo
50th District - Staten Island

Benefits
6 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Street Resurfacing Tax Exemption Traffic Signals Street Lights Pot Holes Litter Water and Sewage Bills

Contact
Phone: 718-980-1017
Email: SMatteo@council.nyc.gov

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

Benefits
3 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Misc (Wills / Court Docs / etc.) Rain Barrel Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Tax Preparation Assistance Police Precinct SCHE Parking Violation

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

Alan Maisel
New York City Council
NYC Council 46th District
Councilperson AMaisel@council.nyc.gov 718-241-9330 Alan Maisel
#3 Alan Maisel
46th District - Brooklyn

Benefits
2 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
SCHE HEAP Food Stamps Tree Planting / Pruning Abandoned Vehicle Trees and Sidewalks Program

Contact
Phone: 718-241-9330
Email: AMaisel@council.nyc.gov

Jimmy Van Bramer
New York City Council
NYC Council 26th District
Councilperson JVanBramer@council.nyc.gov 718-383-9566 Jimmy Van Bramer Jimmy Van Bramer @JimmyVanBramer on Twitter
#3 Jimmy Van Bramer
26th District - Queens

Benefits
2 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
NYCHA Building Maintenance Lobbying Bicycles SCRIE Illegal Parking NYCHA Misc. Subways

Contact
Phone: 718-383-9566
Email: JVanBramer@council.nyc.gov

Vincent J. Gentile
New York City Council
NYC Council 43rd District
Councilperson vgentile@council.nyc.gov 718-748-5200 Vincent J. Gentile @VJGentileEsq on Twitter
#5 Vincent J. Gentile
43rd District - Brooklyn

Benefits
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
SCRIE Snow Removal National Grid Tax Exemption Parking Permits Tree Planting / Pruning

Contact
Phone: 718-748-5200
Email: vgentile@council.nyc.gov

Daniel Dromm
New York City Council
NYC Council 25th District
Councilperson 718-803-6373 Daniel Dromm Daniel Dromm @Dromm25 on Twitter
#5 Daniel Dromm
25th District - Queens

Benefits
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
SCRIE FORM LETTER Misc (Wills / Court Docs / etc.) U.S. Citizenship SCHE Housing Food Stamps

Contact
Phone: 718-803-6373
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
#5 Elizabeth Crowley
30th District - Queens

Benefits
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
Tree Planting / Pruning Trees and Sidewalks Program Speed Bump Request Buses Charter Schools Public Infrastructure

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

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
#5 Ben Kallos
5th District - Manhattan

Benefits
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
Eviction Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Park Maintenance Construction General Senior Housing Affordable Housing / Apartment

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

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
#5 Deborah Rose
49th District - Staten Island

Benefits
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
Section 8 Street Resurfacing Con Edison NYCHA New Application Abandoned Building Eviction

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

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

Benefits
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
Tax Preparation Assistance U.S. Citizenship Affordable Housing / Apartment NYCHA Building Maintenance Green Card Repair Assistance

Contact
Phone: 718-842-8100
Email:

Benefits Service Activity

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

Year Cumulative Casework

Total Weekly Activity