The newly elected town supervisor of Monroe is under fire for a controversial proposal involving the Hassidic community of Kiryas Joel. Monroe Town Supervisor Harley Doles, who was elected by a Kiryas Joel block vote, publicly announced a push to separate Kiryas Joel into its own town or city. Opponents say this proposal is just a tactic to allow Kiryas Joel to annex 500 acres of land. Emily Convers,...

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