NY State To Honor Ruth Bader Ginsburg With Brooklyn Statue: Cuomo

By WCBS Newsradio 880
Updated Monday, Sept. 21, 2020 at 2:28 p.m.

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- New York state will honor the life and legacy of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg with a statue in her birthplace of Brooklyn, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Saturday.

The governor said in a news release that he will appoint a commission to select an artist and undergo a location selection process.

One of the possible locations is Brooklyn Bridge Park on a site overlooking the State of Liberty, Cuomo said Monday.