Sitting on the ledge of a playground in the St. Albans neighborhood of Queens, Gregg Vance had just overheard two adult basketball players say they werent plugged into the mayoral race.
You dont know whos running? he said in disbelief.
Vance, a 72-year-old ex-basketball coach, is well aware that theres a primary coming up. He knows all about ranked-choice voting. His ballot is pretty much already filled out. He estimated that hes seen his first-choice, Eric Adams, the Brooklyn borough president, visit the neighborhood around eight times.
Eight years after de Blasio won on an anti-stop-and-frisk platform, Eric Adams is running on a plan to increase policing in the subway and spot checks at Port Authority. Shutterstock Sitting on the ledge of a playground in the St. Albans neighborhood of Queens, Gregg Vance had just overheard […]
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