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LAKE GEORGE | With financial pressures looming due to the pending construction of a new sewer plant, the tax increase in the Village of Lake George’s 2019-20 budget is likely to exceed the state’s tax cap... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The New York Supreme Court Appellate Division has upheld the decision of an arbitration panel and ordered the City of Plattsburgh to pay its firefighters $740,109 in backpay and retroactive wage increases. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh and firefighters have reached a contract agreement. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Despite concerns raised over spending and taxes, Warren County’s 2019 budget was adopted Nov. 16 by the county Board of Supervisors. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Amidst a debate over proposed changes to the city’s compensation package for managers, councilors locked horns last week when the discussion turned to annual cost of living increases for long-serving department heads. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Warren County’s 2019 preliminary budget has seen more scrutiny this year than in decades, and a debate over county salary raises may be delaying adoption of a final spending plan for a few weeks. Read more

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CHAZY | The Town of Chazy is expected to surpass the tax cap next year. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | In a rare move, Warren County’s 2019 preliminary budget was sent back for 11th-hour review by the board of supervisor’s budget committee after supervisors raised questions at what was to be the sole public hearing for the spending plan. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | The Town of Johnsburg’s 2019 preliminary budget calls for a 11.6 percent increase in the amount to be raised by taxes for the highway, general government, library and special district expenditures combined. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Town of Plattsburgh seeks to remain under the 2 percent state tax cap next year. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County Board of Supervisors went ahead with a proposed resolution to increase the rate of pay for their bus drivers, but not without discussing their concerns over a lack of drivers. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County Board of Supervisors voted to up the pay for county bus drivers Jan. 22, with some wondering if the current raise was even enough. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The county’s 2018 budget was adopted last week. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Time to crack out the champagne. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | The Lake George Village board moved forward at their August meeting on selling both village land and timber — and a portion of the proceeds were  immediately appropriated for 25-cent per hour raises for municipal employees. Read more

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State legislators are primed to receive a 47 percent pay raise this fall. Read more

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