2021 Elections: Who’s running for City Council in the 26th District?


With 18 candidates vying to represent District 26 in the City Council, the western Queens district is perhaps the most crowded race in the citywide Democratic primary in June.

The district, which encompasses Sunnyside, Woodside, Long Island City, Astoria and Dutch Kills, has been represented by term-limited Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer since 2009.