February 28th, 2013
After weeks of intense closed door negotiations an agreement was finally reached to give County Manager David Fanslau an amicable exit. Fanslau will walk away with a package well over $50,000.
As I reported, Chairman Scott Samuelson knew for months there was growing opposition to renewing Fanslau’s contract, but […]
February 22nd, 2013
To some the Monticello Motor Club is an elitist playground for the rich and famous that infringes on the rights of its neighbors and deprives them of a serene quality of life.
To others there is outrage that the private entity receives tax abatements. In 2011 the Monticello Motor […]
February 14th, 2013
The next several weeks will be intense as members of the state legislature and Governor Andrew Cuomo agree on a legalized casino bill that will be placed on the ballot this November as a referendum.
There is no longer a question if New York State will get casino gaming, but […]
February 8th, 2013
Sullivan County might be notorious for wasting millions on projects that have gone nowhere such as construction of a new jail, but it is vitally important that one presently before the legislature be approved.
At hand is a move towards a common high band frequency connecting E911 to all emergency […]
February 1st, 2013
The ever growing tension and sarcasm amongst Sullivan County legislators was quite evident and visible last week as they met to deal with issues that have been rocking the government center.
To add to all the chaos, town supervisors are now weighing in with an attempt to grab headlines by […]