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Three workers for City Councilwoman Maria del Carmen Arroyo’s reelection campaign were charged on March 26 with forging signatures to get the incumbent on the ballot last spring.
Disgraced Assemblyman will be sentenced in May.
Just 14.8 percent of the eligible voters–9,711 of the 65,459 registered—went to the polls.
Mott Haven Councilwoman Melissa Mark-Viverito cruised to re-election on Nov. 5 and immediately announced that she wants one of the most powerful jobs in city government – City Council Speaker.
Incumbent defeats five opponents handily, promising she won’t forget Mott Haven in her split district.