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Stratton warns of difficult times ahead

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Mayor Brian U. Stratton bid goodbye to the city Monday in his final State of the City address, two weeks before he leaves office. He said the future is bleak. Cuts to federal and state aid could devastate the city, while pension costs may skyrocket, he said. He warned that pension costs may double in the next four years, to more than $10 million. Considering the financial future, he urged the City Council and the ...

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March 15, 2011
8:51 a.m.

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Goodbye Stratton you WILL NOT be missed.

March 15, 2011
10:39 a.m.

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He quit because it was too hard and was rewarded for FAILURE by Gov Cuomo. NY's elected officials are pathetic.

March 16, 2011
9:35 a.m.

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Consolidation is the way to go!