Olechowski wins 50th Assembly District by 19 votes

BROOKLYN - The race for district leader in Brooklyn's 50th Assembly District has come to an end about a month after the election.

Primary recount results were announced, declaring Chris Olechowski the winner. He beat out Lincoln Restler by just 19 votes.

Olechowski is a Polish community leader and the community board chairman in Greenpoint.

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