amNewYork Metro at 20: How much has the NY City Council evolved over the past two decades?

Over the past two decades, the 51-member New York City Council has been reshaped by internal changes and external events, leaving it far younger, and more diverse and progressive than it was in 2003.

As part of amNewYork Metro’s 20th anniversary coverage, we’re taking a closer look at the City Council’s evolution over the past two decades, which has been chronicled in our past issues.