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Galesi can build own apartments without subsidy from the city

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Galesi can build own apartments without subsidy from the city Re June 11 article, “$3M loan sought for Schenectady buildings”: There should be a deafening roar of outrage over the city borrowing $3 million. The city is borrowing against money it isn’t guaranteed to get. HUD [Housing and Urban Development] can turn off the faucet of funding at any time and this would leave the city — the city being the property owners and taxpayers ...

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June 25, 2013
6:40 a.m.

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Christine Suriano it is simple, they are democrats, they don't care because they know that they will continue to get elected in N.Y. Look at Jessie Jackson Jr. in Chicago, he was in a mental hospital under indictment for fraud and other major crimes and they still elected him. That is why I will continue to use Michael Savages words that "Liberalism is a mental disorder".

June 25, 2013
7:35 a.m.

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Linda Crandall-If this horrible rubber stamp Council ever votes to support the City taxpayers it will be a first. Schenectady needs to knock down hundreds of abandoned eyesores. There is no demand for additional housing because of Democratic confiscatory taxation. Lower the property tax rate across the board so the private sector will build to meet any new demand. We need checks and balances against this insane spending spree.

June 25, 2013
9:57 a.m.

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Idiots in the state Legislature, idiots on the city council----what do you expect when idiots are continually returned to office

June 26, 2013
10:40 a.m.

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I hate the broad brush being painted on the City Council...Councilman Riggi questioned and is not a rubber stamp. Please make the distinction when making comments.