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PLATTSBURGH | Though budget talks have prevailed nearly non-stop in the City of Plattsburgh for over a year, more formal budget sessions are expected to start this week. more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh Common Council has approved a resolution allowing Mayor Colin Read to sign a contract with the Plattsburgh City School District for two armed school resource officers (SRO). more

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PLATTSBURGH | Local officials continue to be cautiously optimistic about the City of Plattsburgh’s financial future. more

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PLATTSBURGH | After a local student took to City Hall to implore his elected officials to impose a ban on plastic straws, the Plattsburgh Common Council is considering doing just that. more

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh will move forward toward completing the Saranac River Trail. more

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PLATTSBURGH | The city’s year-to-date spending report was presented to the Plattsburgh Common Council last week, and lawmakers appeared cautiously optimistic about the results — though one councilor warned that their work is far from done. more

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PLATTSBURGH | A local law that would have imposed new restrictions on feeding feral cats in the City of Plattsburgh was shot down. more

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PLATTSBURGH | With their sights set on rebuilding the City of Plattsburgh’s fund balance while avoiding double-digit tax increases, the Plattsburgh Common Council last week passed their annual five-year budget outlook. more

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PLATTSBURGH | In an effort to find areas of cost-cutting collaboration, Clinton County legislators met with the Mayor of the City of Plattsburgh and two city councilors this month to discuss mutually-beneficial ways taxpayer dollars could be saved. more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Lake City’s latest budget report is in, and the results have one councilor optimistic about the city’s financial trajectory. more

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PLATTSBURGH | In the wake of what he characterized as a wave of negative press, Plattsburgh Mayor Colin Read proposed a new city government-wide code of conduct designed to maintain taxpayer trust and promote harmonious work... more

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PLATTSBURGH | Following a string of requests from the owner of a local cab company, the Plattsburgh Common Council has imposed a new fare limit that will allow taxi companies in the city to charge $1.50 more per ride. more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh Common Council last week renewed the Plattsburgh Farmer’s Market Board of Directors’ authority to run the city’s seasonal market. more

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PLATTSBURGH | An ongoing effort to slash expenditures in the City of Plattsburgh culminated in a discussion about potential cuts to the city’s police department last week. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Just hours after the PSC announced it would allow local authorities to charge cryptocurrency miners more for electricity, Plattsburgh Mayor Colin Read warned that the decision doesn’t mark the end of the city’s energy concerns. more

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PLATTSBURGH | One of the city’s largest venues is in dire need of repairs, and the cost could be well over $500,000. more

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PLATTSBURGH | The city will move forward with plans to reconstruct a footbridge over the Saranac River that was removed two years ago after failing a state inspection. more

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PLATTSBURGH | If the City of Plattsburgh fines a property owner for not clearing the snow from their sidewalks, that property owner can now appeal the decision. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Though local lawmakers have made significant cuts in the past year, the City of Plattsburgh’s financial future remains unstable. more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh Common Council failed to appoint a mayor pro tem last week, a position given to a council member that gives them the power to both assist and fill in for the mayor if he is unable to perform his duties. more

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