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Public Hearing on the Closure of Rikers and Opening Community Jails

September 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

On Wednesday, September 26th, the City will hold a public meeting to solicit input on their plans to close Rikers and move prisoners to community jails. At this meeting, learn more about what your neighbors are saying and share your concerns with the Mayor’s office and other elected officials.

You can sign the petition HERE.

Borough of Queens, September 26, 2018, 6:00 PM
Queens Borough Hall
120-55 Queens Boulevard, Kew Gardens, NY 11424

Links to info on Rikers:

https://foresthillspost.com/civic-group-launches-campaign-to-stop-reopening-of-kew-gardens-jail-public-hearing-on-project-scheduled

https://a002-ceqraccess.nyc.gov/ceqr/ProjectInformation/ProjectDetail/13546-18DOC001Y#b

https://archpaper.com/2018/08/rikers-island-replacements/

http://gothamist.com/2018/08/15/nyc_draft_plan_rikers.php

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rTx8swyehg4&t=30s

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Date:
September 26
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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