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PLATTSBURGH | Though the plan is expected to go to a final vote on Sept. 27, residents remain concerned about the effect a route deviation service may have on Clinton County Public Transit (CCPT). more

Sep 20, 2017 10:00 AM 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 — County lawmakers have directed Clinton County Public Transit (CCPT) Director James Bosley to construct a written plan outlining proposed changes to the county’s paratransit system. more

Jun 13, 2017 5:30 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — As lawmakers weigh plans to alter paratransit operations in Clinton County, disability advocates met in Plattsburgh last week to express their grievances about the proposed new plan. more

Jun 8, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH —Current system financially unstable, say county transit officials more

Jun 1, 2017 9:30 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Haggling over authorization usually comes after a medical emergency. more

Mar 23, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

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Richard Ferguson is a long-term caregiver. He’s burned out, the walls are closing in — and new overtime regulations have slashed his income and threatened his partner with institutionalization more

Mar 16, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

The Oct. 13 Sun Community News article, “City’s ADA Compliance Plan Overdue,” was dangerously wrong on the facts, which has caused the United Spinal Association great concern. more

Oct 20, 2016 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 1 Comments

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PLATTSBURGH — After 25 years of waiting, an advocate returned to City Hall on Thursday to address accessibility issues for disabled citizens. more

Oct 13, 2016 9:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Businesses expressed their concerns and confusion over new rules and regulations governing the city’s streets and sidewalks. more

Apr 22, 2016 7:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — City officials intend to amend their sidewalks law to ensure businesses become ADA compliant by this summer. more

Mar 30, 2016 4:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — The North Country Center for Independence emerged victorious last week in the accessibility battle with the Pyramid Management Group LLC. more

Mar 9, 2016 9:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — The City of Plattsburgh pledges $350,000 for improvements in order to comply with the Americans with Disability Act. more

Sep 30, 2015 10:00 AM The Sun

The North Country Center for Independence is preparing for a battle to make all of the City of Plattsburgh equal in accessibility. more

Aug 13, 2015 5:00 AM The Sun

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