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 Property Tax Bill Pot Holes Traffic Signals RAIN BARREL E-Waste Pickups

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.) Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Tax Preparation Assistance SCHE Police Precinct Parking Permits Housing

Contact
Phone: 718-368-9176
Email: cdeutsch@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
Lobbying Bicycles NYCHA Building Maintenance SCRIE Illegal Parking Park Maintenance NYCHA Misc.

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

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

Benefits
2 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
HPD Housing Lottery SCRIE Food Stamps Immigration U.S. Citizenship Repair Assistance

Contact
Phone: 347-590-2874
Email:

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
#3 Ben Kallos
5th District - Manhattan

Benefits
2 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Eviction Senior Housing Construction General Affordable Housing / Apartment Lease Issue

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

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
#6 Elizabeth Crowley
30th District - Queens

Benefits
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
Tree Planting / Pruning Libraries Trees and Sidewalks Program Speed Bump Request Animal Care / Wild Animal Public Infrastructure

Contact
Phone: 718-366-3900
Email: ecrowley@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
#6 Deborah Rose
49th District - Staten Island

Benefits
1 case in the past year

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

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

Daniel R. Garodnick
New York City Council
NYC Council 4th District
Councilperson 212-818-0580 Daniel R. Garodnick Daniel R. Garodnick @DanGarodnick on Twitter
#6 Daniel R. Garodnick
4th District - Manhattan

Benefits
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
SCRIE Noise - Construction Eviction Noise - Other Rent Stabilization Billboard / Awning and Building Sign

Contact
Phone: 212-818-0580
Email:

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

Benefits
1 case in the past year

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

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

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
#6 Vincent J. Gentile
43rd District - Brooklyn

Benefits
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
SCRIE Snow Removal SCHE National Grid Food Stamps Tree Planting / Pruning

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

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