NYC High: Jimmy Van Bramer

09.29.10 Lauri Apple

NYC High“: A portrait series and daily feature in which we introduce you to one New York City council member per day, as drawn by Lauri Apple, until Election Day 2010 (Nov. 2).

Name: Jimmy Van Bramer (D)
District 26: Queens
Reps: Woodside, Sunnyside, Long Island City, Astoria, and Maspeth
Member: since January 2010

-Was raised Catholic in a working-class household.
-Thinks rooftop farms make sense.
-Also thinks jobs make sense, is therefore radical.

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