- DISTRICT: 11
- REGION: New York City
- GOVERNMENT BODY: New York City Council
- YEAR: 2021
- CONTACT: Campaign Website
Jessica Haller is running for City Council District 11. Haller is a long-time advocate for environmental action championing several initiatives in her personal capacity including the Climate Reality Project. The climate crisis is the signature issue of her campaign and the center of her thinking about and solving for all the other issues the City is dealing with. Haller is committed to environmental and climate justice, innovative public transit options, coastal resilience, and achieving the ambitious zero-waste goal. Haller is committed to identifying the areas in the Bronx that need tree cover, open space, and green space based on a Heat Vulnerability Index, which is key to equity, resilience, and sustainability.