Brooklyn This Week

Where do we stand on the Brooklyn jail plan?

July 18, 2019 Season 1 Episode 30
Brooklyn This Week
Where do we stand on the Brooklyn jail plan?
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Brooklyn This Week
Where do we stand on the Brooklyn jail plan?
Jul 18, 2019 Season 1 Episode 30
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
An in-depth look at the most important events in Brooklyn over the past week
Show Notes

Four new jails are coming to every borough but Staten Island as the city plans to close Rikers Island by 2026. In Brooklyn, public hearings have drawn local residents and outside activists, who have not only commented on the physical makeup of the jail, but also on the implications a larger facility in Boerum Hill would have on the city’s incarceration culture.



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