Women's March planned in Utica Saturday

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UTICA — Indivisible Mohawk Valley, YWCA of Mohawk Valley, Mohawk Valley Latin Association, 1199 SEIU and Citizen Action of Central New York have joined together to hold a Women’s March on Saturday, Oct. 17.

The Utica event will be held in coordination with a march in Washington, D.C., and communities nationwide.

The march will begin at 11 a.m. at Oneida Square, 1300 Genesee St., and head north to Munson Williams Proctor Institute, where the event will conclude at noon.

"On October 17, people from around the country will take action to finish what we started when women marched in record numbers in January 2017,” said Jill Farnham-Us, a spokesperson for Indivisible Mohawk Valley. “The most crucial election of our lifetimes is under way....We are joining together as women from all walks of life to vote in record numbers, demand that every single vote is counted, and deliver our democracy.”

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