Elisa Crespo Announces She Will Not Run in June Primary


Elisa Crespo, an out transgender City Council candidate who ran in the March special election race in the Bronx’s District 15, said she will not be running for the Democratic primary in June.

Crespo is currently in fourth in a crowded field following the first round of ranked-choice voting in a district that includes Bedford Park, Fordham, Mount Hope, Bathgate, Belmont, East Tremont, West Farms, Van Nest, and Olinville.