District 40 City Council debate
In District 40, New York City Council candidates presented their platforms and proposals to the residents of Flatbush, Brooklyn for the upcoming City Council election Sept. 12, 2017. The candidates running for office are as follows: Mathieu Eugene (incumbent), Brian A. Cunningham, Pia Raymond, Jennifer Berkley and Rose St. Albord. The city council debate took place June 5 at BKLYN Commons, 495 Flatbush Ave., from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Here is information on each candidate from the BKLYNER website:
Eugene is the incumbent District 40 Council member. He was the first Haitian-born elected official in the New York City Council. Some of his campaign issues …