City Councils in New York, New York

There are 10 City Councils in New York, New York, serving a population of 8,560,072 people in an area of 302 square miles. There is 1 City Council per 856,007 people, and 1 City Council per 30 square miles.

In New York, New York is ranked 35th of 2100 cities in City Councils per capita, and 33rd of 2100 cities in City Councils per square mile.

List of New York City Councils

Find New York, New York city councils.

Central Harlem Manhattan Community Board 10 215 West 125th Street New York, NY

Clinton Chelsea Manhattan Community Board 330 West 42nd Street New York, NY

East Harlem Manhattan Community Board 11 1664 Park Avenue New York, NY

Greenwich Village Little Italy Manhattan Community Board 2 3 Washington Square Village New York, NY

Inwood Washington Heights Manhattan Community Board 12 711 West 168th Street New York, NY

Midtown Manhattan Community Board 5 450 Fashion Avenue New York, NY

New York City City Council 49 Chambers Street New York, NY

New York City Council 250 Broadway New York, NY

Stuyvesant Town Sutton Place Manhattan Community Board 866 United Nations Plaza New York, NY

Tompkins Square Two Bridges Manhattan Community Board 38 East 4th Street New York, NY

About New York City Councils

The New York City Council is the legislative body for a city government in New York, NY. The City Council governs and sets policy for city government. Cities derive their authority from New York State, and the City Council is responsible for exercising that authority. Powers and duties of City Councils include adopting and operating capital budgets, setting New York tax rates, authorizing borrowing, adopting ordinances and resolutions, and approving contracts. City Councils in have substantial authority over regulating land use, business activity, and public health and safety, in addition to exercising eminent domain. The City Council also oversees city staff and operations in New York.

You may contact the City Council for questions about:
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