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Schenectady City Council, mayor battle over $4K bonus, hiring

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The City Council has no say in whether the mayor gives the new Schenectady finance commissioner a hiring bonus. Mayor Gary McCarthy told the council Monday that it could not stop him from offering a $4,000 bonus to Deborah DeGenova, who was most recently an assistant director in the Bureau of Debt Management in the state Comptroller’s Office. On Monday, she became Schenectady’s finance commissioner — presumably with a $4,000 check. The council delayed a ...

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February 5, 2013
7:01 a.m.

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Financial woes in Schenectady , and Gary McCarthy our big spender Mayor (with other people's money) giving it away again.. Maybe he's made alot of money from all those vacant homes they have sold to contractors.Another great idea!!!

February 5, 2013
10:07 a.m.

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Some battle........really gave a fight on this one....The Gazette has a way with headlines don't they.