Livingston Correctional Facility officially closed

Updated: September 10, 2019 08:43 AM
Created: September 09, 2019 07:47 PM

SONYEA, N.Y. (WHEC) — The Livingston Correctional Facility is officially closed.

It shut down Sept. 1, according to the State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision. 

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The state announced it would be closing two prisons back in May, citing a declining prison population.

At the time of the announcement, the prison housed more than 800 inmates and employed more than 300 people.

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