Dozens protest Monroe land deal for Kiryas Joel

Protesters say the Monroe Town Board is trying

Protesters say the Monroe Town Board is trying to ram the deal through over the objections of most of their constituents. (March 25, 2014 9:00 AM)

Dozens of residents turned out once again last night in Monroe to protest the acquisition of land for the village of Kiryas Joel.

Protesters turned out to a town board meeting to protest a land deal they say could rob them of several hundred acres of land. At issue is an attempt on the part of the rapidly expanding community of Kiryas Joel to annex 507 acres of land currently owned by the...

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