Tough Times for Many Cities in Upstate New York

Shrinking property and sales tax revenues and growing operational and personnel expenses putting pressure on municipalities
By Aaron Gifford

    In Syracuse, Mayor Stephanie Miner recently said her city is on track to go bankrupt within two years. In Utica, the city council was forced to cut 50 jobs in its last budget and close the city pool on Sundays. In Auburn... [Subscriber-only content]


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Oswego County Business Magazine
Issue 123

Issue 123
December 2012/January 2013

Cover Story

Profiles

Lorrie Clemo

On The Job

On The Job

Success Stories

The Buck's Seasoning Co.

My Turn

Should Reporters Accept Gifts From a Source?

Newsmakers

Newsmakers

Economic Trends

Starting or Expanding a Small Business — The Micro-Enterprise Way

Special Article

A Boater’s Tale

Last Page

Michael Stafford

Where Are They Now

Mark Lichtenstein