What Does the Public Advocate Do?

The Public Advocate is a non-voting member of the New York City Council. They introduce and co-sponsor bills in the City Council, provide oversight for city agencies, and investigate citizens’ complaints about city services.

You can vote for one candidate for public advocate.

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Candidates on the Ballot

About NYC Matching Funds Program

The New York City Campaign Finance Board’s matching funds program matches every $1 from a local donor with up to $8 of city funding, encouraging city candidates to focus on their communities instead of special interests.

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Find My Poll Site

Find My Poll Site

Visit the BOE website and enter your address to find your polling place

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Key Dates

  • Early Voting

    Sat, October 23, 2021 - Sun, October 31, 2021
  • General Election Day

    Tue, November 2, 2021