Continuing our new series of political “Snapshots,” the Bronx Times sat down with each of the Bronx’s recently elected officials for a discussion on their 2022 legislative agendas and issues of importance to their districts.
Neighborhood: The Valley
Political ideology: Democrat, declined to specify
Fun Fact: Riley has boxed for almost two years.
City Councilman Kevin Riley won a special election in December 2020 to replace controversial Councilman Andy King, who was expelled from the council. Riley began representing District 12 — which includes Wakefield, Olinville, Edenwald, Eastchester, Williamsbridge, Baychester and Co-op City — for the last year of King’s four-year term, in January 2021.