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WILLSBORO | The preliminary budget for the town of Willsboro shows a decrease in spending with a slight increase in the tax levy which currently puts the town under the state tax levy cap, according to town supervisor Shaun Gillilland. more

Nov 7, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | House Republicans rolled out their tax reform plan last week. more

Nov 7, 2017 7:15 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Despite all the gloom and doom surrounding the City of Plattsburgh’s finances, the city is ending the year without one dubious distinction: more

Nov 1, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

Last week the City of Plattsburgh suffered a fate long in coming. more

Oct 25, 2017 12:00 PM Guest Columnists

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ELIZABETHTOWN | People come to the Adirondacks to escape from urban woes. more

Oct 17, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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CHESTERTOWN | The Town of Chester can increase appropriations by about $28,805 over 2017, but contractual obligations will take most of that, supervisor Craig Leggett said. more

Oct 5, 2017 3:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Clinton County will delay testing out a new route deviation service for paratransit riders until next May. more

Oct 3, 2017 4:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | A state-mandated panel of town and county officials resolved last month to share a number of government-provided services designed to drive down local property taxes. more

Sep 26, 2017 4:00 PM The Sun

You’ve been following the difficult budget process for the City of Plattsburgh this year. more

Sep 20, 2017 12:00 PM Guest Columnists

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PLATTSBURGH | After months of budget sessions and back-and-forth finagling, the Plattsburgh Common Council last week adopted a budget for 2018 bolstered by a 4.35 percent tax levy increase. more

Sep 19, 2017 3:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Concerned with the future of her department, one city employee took to City Hall last week to speak directly to the Plattsburgh Common Council. more

Sep 14, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

The City of Plattsburgh Common Council just completed their last bulk of 2018 budget amendments. I’m grateful for their hard work. It’ll make a difference for years. more

Sep 13, 2017 12:00 PM Guest Columnists

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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh Common Council is mulling a plan that could move city events from a taxpayer expense onto a sponsorship model. more

Sep 13, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | A plan to alter the Clinton County paratransit bus service and move toward route deviation, first spearheaded months ago, is on its way to a final vote. more

Sep 12, 2017 2:30 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Months of budget talks are expected to culminate with a series of Common Council votes next week. more

Sep 6, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | As part of their mission to lower the city’s tax rate while balancing the quality of services, the Citizen’s Finance Advisory Committee hopes to bolster volunteerism. more

Sep 5, 2017 3:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Talk of moving the city’s finance office and cutting councilor pay surfaced last week. more

Aug 30, 2017 3:00 PM The Sun

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All eyes are on the City of Plattsburgh as it attempts to right its sinking fiscal ship. more

Aug 23, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials 1 Comments

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PLATTSBURGH | With Mayor Colin Read’s budget in-hand, the Plattsburgh Common Council is ramping up budget talks this week. more

Aug 22, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Mayor Colin Read earlier this month proposed his fiscal plan for 2018 two months ahead of deadline. more

Aug 16, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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