District 50

Steven Matteo

Arrochar, Bloomfield, Bulls Head, Chelsea, Concord, Dongan Hills, Egbertville, Emerson Hill, Grant City, Grasmere, Lighthouse Hill, Manor Heights, Midland Beach, New Dorp, New Dorp Beach, New Springville, Oakwood, Old Town, Richmond Town, South Beach, Todt Hill, Travis, Westerleigh.

Steven Matteo was elected to represent the Mid-Island-based 50th City Council District in November 2013, after a decade of public service. He was elected to Minority Leader of the Council in July 2015.

Focusing on improving the quality of life and providing better government services for his constituents, Matteo has had many accomplishments early in his first term, including: passing legislation that provides lifesaving Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) to thousands of little league teams in the city free of charge; working with the Department of Sanitation to create the city’s first eWaste curbside collection program for Staten Island, which is slated to be made permanent and expanded citywide over the coming years; collaborating with his colleagues to secure an additional $241 million to repair the city’s crumbling roads; creating a West Shore Industrial Business Improvement District (BID)and New Dorp BID and several local merchant groups to help spur economic development in the borough; securing funding for a borough ‘Clean Team’ and spearheading efforts to remove litter and debris on Staten Island and across the city; advocating for changes to expedite post-Sandy recovery and resiliency projects, including working with Staten Island Borough President James Oddo, and then-Minority Leader Ignizio to secure more than $28 million to make Staten Island University Hospital safe from future storms; READ MORE