The effort's underway to save the Monterey Shock Incarceration Correctional Facility in Schuyler County which, it was recently announced by the administration of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, has been targeted for closure next year.
Senator O'Mara has expressed his strong opposition to the proposed closing.
Read recent articles in the:
Odessa File of Schuyler County, "O'Mara, Palmesano meet with Monterey workers, offer help in fight to overturn closing" & "Reed: We need Monterey"
Corning Leader, "Reed to press Cuomo to reconsider Monterey closure"
Elmira Star-Gazette, "Monterey shock camp supporters see value in keeping facility open"