December 27th, 2012
As we enter 2013, I wish I could say Sullivan County is in better shape than we were last year, but we are not. Despite new faces running our legislature, very little has changed . Foreclosures are at record highs while economic development and employment prospects remain scarce. There is […]
December 21st, 2012
One of the greatest freedoms our democracy grants us is the right to vote. If we choose to align with a political party we usually do so based on a philosophy of social and economic issues.
Throughout New York State there are six major political parties, Democratic; Republican; Conservative, which […]
December 13th, 2012
A room packed with frustrated taxpayers seeking leadership pleaded with county officials last Thursday night to do something about Sullivan County’s economic conditions.
The meeting the brainchild of legislator Cora Edwards heard County Manager David Fanslau explain the proposed county budget and why a 13.77 percent property tax hike was […]
December 6th, 2012
County manager David Fanslau’s contract with Sullivan County is due to expire on December 31st and there has been little public discussion if his contract is going to be renewed or not.
Fanslau according to seethroughny.net is earning $145,633 up from $134,911 in 2009 to manage Sullivan County.