Missed the packed house at our City Council District 9 forum at the National Black Theatre, but still want to meet the candidates? The contest is on to replace longtime Harlem City Councilwoman Inez Dickens, with a special election set for Valentine's Day.
Thanks to our media partners, you can find the recorded livestream and media interviews of this election season's only forum focused on East Harlem at these links:
Find out which candidate gets their hair cut on East 125th Street, which candidate knows the dates for Uptown Restaurant Week, which candidate likes to dance at La Marqueta ... plus get their viewpoints on issues including arts funding, healthy retail, the East Harlem rezoning, mental health and more.
Candidates on the ballot: Caprice Alves, Larry Scott Blackmon, Cordell Cleare, Charles Cooper, Marvin Holland, Athena Moore, Bill Perkins, Dawn Simmons and Todd Stevens.