- DISTRICT: 18
- REGION: New York City
- GOVERNMENT BODY: New York City Council
- YEAR: 2023
- CONTACT: Campaign Website
Amanda Farias is running for re-election to represent District 18 in the New York City Council. Since being elected in 2021, Farias has worked to bring attention to the climate emergency. She has prioritized funding for and the expansion of local parks and green space, committing to the Million Trees Initiative and the equitable reformation of the transportation system towards green and accessible transit options. If re-elected, she plans to commit to this fight by championing policies that reverse the effects of climate change and create green jobs, putting New York at the forefront of fighting this crisis.