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[While Other Low Lying Areas of City Evacuated, City Admits No Plan for Jail Even Exists Rights Group Warns Mayor not to Risk Repeat of Orleans Parish Prison and Katrina Horrors]


“The Mayor must take appropriate action immediately to protect the life and safety of everyone confined at Rikers Island and all vulnerable corrections facilities in New York City. Their lives should not be treated as less valuable than those of other New Yorkers.”