Public Engagement

General Public

New York City Public Advocate Candidates Forum

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

The Auditorium, Room A106, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall 66 West 12th Street, New York, NY 10011

The job of the Public Advocate is to ensure that all New Yorkers receive the City services they deserve and have a voice in shaping the policies of our government.

Hear first hand from the candidates on issues YOU care about!

Presented in collaboration with GMHC, the GMHC Consumer Advisory Board, the Milano School of Policy, Management, and Environment, and the Center for New York City Affairs at The New School. Welcoming remarks by University President David E. Van Zandt.

The forum is free with RSVP. Doors will open at 5:30pm, and seating will be on a first come, first served basis.

Participating Candidates:

​-Michael Blake
-Theo Chino
-Daniel Christmann
-Sami Disu
-David Eisenbach
-Rafael Espinal, Jr. 
-Gwen Goodwin
-Ifeoma Ike
-Nomiki Konst
-Melissa Mark-Viverito
-Daniel O’Donnell
-Ydanis Rodriguez

Click here to watch the livestream.

Event Type

Lectures and Panel Discussions


General Public


Center for New York City Affairs


Politics, Policy and Government


Schools of Public Engagement, Milano School of Policy, Management, and Environment


New York City, Politics



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Getting Here

Detailed Directions

By Train:
The 4, 5, 6, N, R, Q and L to 14th St./Union Square.
The A, C and E to 14th St. and 8th Ave.
The 1, 2 and 3 to 14th St. and 7th Ave.
The F and M to 14th St. and 6th Ave.
PATH train to 14th St. and 6th Ave.

Event Registration Required

This event requires registration.