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Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

Monday, Sept. 24, 2018

Rush to cell: City moving too fast in plan to expand House of D, close Rikers, locals say

Mayor DeBlasio must pump the brakes on his plan to replace Atlantic Avenue’s House of Detention with a jail eight times its size in his quest to close Rikers Island, according to some locals, who blasted the city for moving too fast with the massive redevelopment it announced last month, and hopes to start pushing through a necessary public-review process before the end of the year. Comments (13)
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