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Audit shows Schenectady has surplus

McCarthy: ‘Plan is coming together’

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The city finished last year in the black for the second year in a row, Mayor Gary McCarthy said. The independent audit shows the city has a $1.4 million surplus for last year, he said. The total budget was $78 million. On Monday, the city will unveil the entire 2013 audit, revealing how well or poorly it managed its budget last year. The presentation will take place at 5:30 p.m. in City Hall. The City ...


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safny
May 16, 2014
6:08 a.m.

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I'd like to see an explanation as to why there is so much OT overspending. ANd how much are we spending on "working with federal agencies"?

reader1
May 16, 2014
7:55 a.m.

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Kathleen Moore gets her facts a wrong again. At worst, PD went over budget one time in the last ten years. You have to look at the entire SPD budget. Just like any other business - some budget lines are exceeded but counterbalanced by surpluses in others. Yet, she makes this allegation again and again. Apparently the Editor is not concerned with accuracy.

joycemadre
May 16, 2014
8:38 a.m.

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City in the black and taxpayers are in the red!! SPD is a converstation piece - ask yourself why!

SchenectadyScott
May 16, 2014
10:07 a.m.

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Look....it is a lie...a lie is a lie....just call it what it is...overtaxing to create a surplus...this has nothing to do with the SPD Budget....there is more to the story...again..nothing to do with the SPD budget...

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