What would you do as a member of the New York City Council? I will be holding a "Council Member for a Day" Essay Competition where students attending grades five through eight in the district are invited to submit an essay on the subject of “What I Would Do as a Member of the City Council” by May 1, 2019. Please submit the essay to BKallos@BenKallos.com with the subject line “Council Member for a Day.” Don’t forget to include your full name, address, phone number and school. Essays should be should be no longer than two pages, double spaced. The winner will join me on the floor for an official meeting of the New York City Council.
I look forward to receiving your submissions!