The 7th Council District covers the neighborhoods in the northern part of Manhattan, Washington Heights, Hamilton Heights, Manhattanville, Morningside Heights, Manhattan Valley, and Parts of Upper West Side. The current Council Member, Mark Levine, is running for Manhattan Borough President, which will leave the seat vacant.
According to the latest Campaign Finance Board filings, approximately 14 individuals are registered to run for the District 7 New York City Council seat. Eleven people participated in the interview. No contact information or campaign website could be found for candidate Alberto Aguilar III, Miguel Estrella, and Lena Melendez.