Green Bay, Wisconsin has had a 1,500 foot residency restriction for sex offenders for 10 years. What makes Green Bay’s policy unique is that it allows any sex offender to apply to a board of 5 people appointed by the mayor to seek an exception. The board has received 772 applications and has approved 484 of them.

Read more from Florida Action Committee and USA Today:

https://floridaactioncommittee.org/green-bay-wisconsin-creates-board-rule-residency-restriction-exemptions/

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