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Editorial: Great way for Schenectady to fight graffiti

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In a May 19 letter to the editor, Schenectady resident Fred Heitkamp gave his top 10 reasons for disliking graffiti, from its negative effect on property values and quality of life to its gang implications to its plain ugliness. Then he concluded: “It is a shame this problem is just too difficult to solve.” We thought the same after years of watching the “tags” and scrawls proliferate and the city basically throw up its hands. ...

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September 20, 2013
7:58 a.m.

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No cost to the tax payers? Who pays the CO's to watch all those inmates paint? Us, the tax payers of Schenectady County. Ask the Sheriff how much each CO makes per hour on over time.