Governor Kathy Hochul today issued a proclamation declaring that a Special Election to fill the vacancy in the 58th Assembly District will be held on Tuesday, May 24th. The Special Election will fill the vacancy created by Nick Perry, who will serve as U.S. Ambassador to Jamaica.
"Ambassador Nick Perry has led an illustrious career, and with his distinguished appointment he continues his trajectory forward. We wish him all the best in his new role as U.S. Ambassador to Jamaica," Governor Hochul said. "New Yorkers deserve to be represented in the fullest capacity, and an election to fill the Ambassador's seat is necessary to ensure their voices are heard. I look forward to working with the next elected leader and encourage people living in the 58th District to get out and vote."
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