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Business districts’ success isn’t helping Schenectady residents

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A city is only prosperous when its residents are reaping the benefits as well. On Jan. 13, during his State of the City address, Schenectady Mayor Gary McCarthy spoke emphatically on how the addition of new businesses is improving the city financially. He carried an optimistic tone but conceded that more work needs to be done to solve the city’s issues. My initial problem with McCarthy’s speech is his insinuation that the improvement of business ...

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