Advocate Seeks To Keep A Seat At The Table For Brooklyn Community

Community Advocate Wilfredo Florentino/Courtesy Wil Florentino

In the five boroughs of New York City, local politics is a serious business, especially in the City Council, Gotham’s legislative body. This 51-member body works concurrently with the mayor to shape the policies and ordinances of the city’s government and is a major force in the life of every New Yorker, from Throgs Neck to Tottenville. In recent years, the legislature has seen…