SNAPSHOTS | Amanda Farías eyes transit, education improvements

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Continuing our 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. 

Amanda Farías

Age: 32

Neighborhood: Parkchester

Political ideology: Progressive Democrat

Fun Fact: “I’m a huge sports fan and played basketball growing up in the community.”

City Councilwoman-elect Amanda Farías, who will be replacing Ruben Diaz Sr., will represent Soundview, Castle Hill, Parkchester, Clason Point and Harding Park beginning January 2022.

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