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District 6

Gale A. Brewer

Central Park, Lincoln Square, Upper West Side, Clinton

Welcome to my governmental home page. If you’re looking for my weekly newsletter, please click here.

On this page, you’ll find information on my work representing the 6th Council District on New York’s City Council since January 3, 2022, when I was sworn in and appointed by Council Speaker Adrienne Adams to chair the Committee on Oversight and Investigations.

I also serve on the Council’s committees on Consumer and Worker Protection; Finance; Governmental Operations; Higher Education; and Rules, Privileges, and Elections. I’m a member of the Council’s Progressive Caucus and the Women’s Caucus. 

Visit my Legislation page to read about what we have accomplished so far this term, including:

  • Int. 0525 requires that anyone attempting to sell a catalytic converter that has been removed from a vehicle or presenting a catalytic converter to a processor to remove materials from the catalytic converter provide information about the vehicle the catalytic converter was removed from and either show that the seller owns the vehicle or was otherwise authorized to remove the catalytic converter in connection with a repair.
  • Int. 0382 requires the Department of Consumer and Worker Protection and the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to add a space on permit and license applications for applicants to note their language of choice for mailings related to inspection results, including settlement offers for alleged violations.

Oversight and Investigations Committee hearings this term include:

Other policy priorities this term include: