October 28’s NYS Assembly District 75 Candidate Forum is Available to View Online


Joseph A. Maffia, in a screenshot from the Oct. 28 Forum.
Tony Simone, in a screenshot from the Oct. 28 Forum.

Don’t show up to the polls without having a look at what happened when Chelsea Community News hosted an online Assembly District 75 Candidate Forum with Joseph A. Maffi   (R, Arts & Culture) and Tony Simone (D) answering the Chelsea-centric questions of these six Forum Co-Presenters:

The London Terrace Tenants Association (LTTA)

The Fulton Houses Tenants Association

The Elliott-Chelsea Tenants Association

LEAPS (Limited Equity and Affordability at Penn South)

CCBA (Council of Chelsea Block Associations)


Save Chelsea

Topics Included: The State’s Penn Station Plan  /  Good Cause Eviction / Keeping the Promises of RAD/PACT  /  Endorsements / NYS’s Tax Base / The New York Health Act  / Heliports  /  Hudson River Park  / Free Tuition at CUNY/SUNY for NYS residents /

CLICK HERE to view the Candidate Forum

On the Chelsea Community News YouTube channel

Runtime: 1 hour, 6 minutes

Early Voting begins Saturday, October 29 and runs through Sunday, November 6.

Image via NYC Board of Elections


Find your Early Voting and General Election/Election Day pollsite (they’re not necessarily the same) and access a sample ballot at findmypollsite.vote.nyc/. You’ll need your house number, street name, and zip code. Chelsea locations include a building on the FIT campus and Selis Manor for the Blind. Below, find dates and hours for early voting and the General Election.

Early Voting Schedule:

Sat./Sun. Oct. 29/30: 9am-5pm

Monday, October 31: 7am–3pm

Tues./Wed. Nov. 1/2: 10am–8pm

Thursday, November 3: 10am–6pm

Friday, November 4: 7am–3pm

Sat./Sun. Nov.5/6: 9am–5pm

General Election/Election Day: Tuesday, November 8 / Polls are Open 6am-9m



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