Mayor sees Vancouver’s drug policies in action

By Jolene Almendarez, Ithaca Voice
 

Svante Myrick, right, consults with a local law enforcement officer during the city’s fact-finding mission to Canada.
Svante Myrick, right, consults with a local law enforcement officer during the city’s fact-finding mission to Canada.
Editor’s Note: This is the first of a series of stories regarding a recent trip city officials took to Vancouver, Canada to learn more about drug reform.
 
Four people were using heroin in an alleyway when a Vancouver police sergeant, Ithaca Mayor Svante Myrick and other Ithaca officials stumbled upon them around 8 a.m. during a recent trip to Canada.
 
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