Council Member Julie Menin leads the charge against proposed maps giving part of the UES to Queens | Upper East Site, Unsplash, NYC Districting Commission Part of the Upper East Side Doesn’t Belong in Queens: UES Lawmaker by Upper East Site Staff August 16, 2022, 8:47 am 1 Comment A big chunk of the Upper East Side doesn’t belong to Queens and shouldn’t be represented by Queens. It’s a simple, obvious message, but one that still needed to be sent, after proposed City Council district maps chopped off dozens of UES blocksAlready a subscriber? Log in here. Continue reading with an Upper East Site subscription. Read More Comments are closed. One Comment Expand All Collapse All Sort by Newest Oldest I’d agree. Years ago I was a member of Community Board 8, which covers the UES and Roosevelt Island. None of it is part of Queens, and districting needs to reflect that.