Park Row

With Closure of MCC Federal Prison, it’s High Time to Reopen Park Row [OP-ED]

Posted August 30, 2021 at 5:09 am

Is this what Chinatown has been waiting for? The U.S. Department of Justice last week announced that the Metropolitan Correctional Center (MCC) on Park Row is closing, largely due to lax security and infrastructure problems that have long plagued the facility. The prison, situated in a complex of government buildings in lower Manhattan, currently has […]

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