Council District 48 encompasses the neighborhoods of Brighton Beach, Brightwater Towers, Luna Park, Madison, Manhattan Beach, Midwood, Sheepshead Bay, and Trump Village. 24% of Brighton Beach residents are 60 and over. Of these, 29.1% live alone, 32.7% have difficulty with their mobility, and 57.7% don’t speak English as their primary language. In addition, 32.9% of those 65 and older are living in poverty according to the CEO.

EOI_DeutschElected Official Information
Chaim M. Deutsch
District 48 – Council Member
District Office
2401 Avenue U, Brooklyn, NY 11229
(718) 368-9176
cdeutsch@council.nyc.gov

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