Comments by MN
Posted on November 8 at 6:29 a.m. (Suggest removal)
Note the date of this prediction, 11/4/2010.
Watch the Republicans take credit for it in 2012.
Posted on October 26 at 7:14 a.m. (Suggest removal)
Sounds like Galasso wants to run the COUNTY, not the village.
"...the bulk of the village budget is associated with water, sewer and roads..."
Is Trustee Galasso aware the the street department is no longer IN the village budget?
A village mayor ought to be concerned with the good of the VILLAGE that elects him.
Posted on October 3 at 10:49 a.m. (Suggest removal)
There are issues with windmills other than falling over. It could be that Saratoga's regulations were written with "toppling" in mind as the only negative possibility, but there are other environmental effects, among them, extreme vibration in certain weather conditions, that affects a larger radius than you might imagine.
Posted on September 29 at 6:58 a.m. (Suggest removal)
Handling some ADHD kids is nearly impossible; they become wild animals. Mothers want somebody to blame and the school staff are the ones who are on the scene. I'm sure Mom wasn't there.
Posted on September 26 at 6:09 a.m. (Suggest removal)
Key phrase: "if they’d done a little research."
Municipal boards are oftentimes quite satisfied to shoot from the hip without benefit of knowledge.
Posted on July 21 at 8:43 p.m. (Suggest removal)
Recording a conversation of two people, one of whom knows the tape is running, does not equal "wiretapping."
Posted on June 13 at 8:07 a.m. (Suggest removal)
I used to live where it was noisy and stinky overnight.
Posted on May 15 at 9:30 p.m. (Suggest removal)
John Q. didn't care FOUR years ago.
Do you feel that it is less despicable for the school boards to have agreed to the contract?
Posted on May 14 at 7:37 a.m. (Suggest removal)
The agreements by which teachers and other public employees have "become privileged" have been agreed to by publicly elected officials.
John Q. Public is uninterested until news outlets rant about these figures, which have been accessible to him all the time, and then goes after the civil servants rather than the people they elected to execute such legal contracts.
Who wouldn't take such a deal if they could get it?
Who would say, "Oh, no thanks," if your employer (e.g. the local school board) signed off on a good pension?
Posted on May 14 at 7:13 a.m. (Suggest removal)
"The U.S. Conference of Mayors is the official nonpartisan organization of cities with populations of 30,000 or more. There are 1,139 such cities in the country today. Each city is represented in the Conference by its chief elected official, the mayor."