Who’s running in the special election for city council district 11


As New York City prepares for one of its largest election cycles in recent memory, there is one city council race that will directly impact the northwest Bronx’s District 11 which encompases the neighborhoods of Bedford Park, Kingsbridge, Riverdale, Norwood, Wakefield, and Woodlawn.

There are six candidates poised to replace former Councilman Andrew Cohen, who has moved on to a judgeship at the start of 2021.

Those running in this Tuesday, March 23 special election include: Eric Dinowitz, Mino Lora, Dan Padernacht, Jessica Haller, Carlton Berkley, and Kevin Pazmino.