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. 


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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