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TICONDEROGA | After hearing plans for an extreme makeover of The Portage, a crumbling and poorly drained street leading south up and out of Ticonderoga, residents at a public meeting last week said they are optimistic the project will solve... Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Residents of The Portage had a say last Tuesday in how their street will be reconstructed after extensive utility work in 2020. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A resolution that would authorize Mayor Colin Read to decline $1.1 million in state funding to complete the Saranac River Trail (SRT) remains on the table. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The state is advising the City of Plattsburgh to put the brakes on the next phase of the Saranac River Trail project, citing a lack of confidence in the city’s ability to meet a state-mandated engineering deadline. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Two former managers of now-abolished departments filed claims against the City of Plattsburgh seeking longevity pay — and won. Read 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. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh will say goodbye to three department heads and one manager three months sooner than originally anticipated. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — Following the elimination of four city departments, Plattsburgh Mayor Colin Read has proposed an austerity budget he says is “responsible and visionary.” Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — The city is broke. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — The City of Plattsburgh Common Council last week voted to abolish four city departments. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — The City of Plattsburgh Common Council has voted to abolish the Engineering, Human Resource, Information Technology and Recreation Departments. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — Councilors are coming under fire for a trial balloon to review the longevity pay system for city managers to see if savings can be found. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — A new Tom Miller Road surgery facility received early approval from the Clinton County Planning Board last week. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — For local lawmakers, street safety is a big concern on the SUNY Plattsburgh campus. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — Everyone has a birthday — even municipalities. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — The  Plattsburgh City Fire Department will soon purchase a new $594,339 pumper fire truck and add an addition to their station on South Platt Street. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — The roads ahead are about to get a little smoother. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — Mayor James Calnon last week floated a list of proposed budget cuts that he said would save the city nearly $862,000 as lawmakers continue to chip away at a possible double-digit tax hike for city residents. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — City lawmakers continued to hammer out plans for infrastructure improvement in the Lake Country Village area of the New Base last Thursday. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — The city has received $10,000 to explore possible future stormwater pollution reduction projects. Read more

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