airport http://wrvo.org en Taxes, marijuana and infrastructure to be discussed in State of the State address http://wrvo.org/post/taxes-marijuana-and-infrastructure-be-discussed-state-state-address <p>Gov. Andrew Cuomo gives his annual State of the State speech <span data-term="goog_907851482" tabindex="0">Wednesday</span>. Cuomo has already introduced some of his key agenda items, but there are still some surprises left. &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>Cuomo has already released a plan to cut business taxes, the estate tax, and a multi-step process to freeze property taxes.</p><p>He also invited Vice President Joe Biden to the Capitol to help lay out his plans for better handling future weather disasters.</p> Wed, 08 Jan 2014 11:47:54 +0000 Karen DeWitt 49618 at http://wrvo.org Taxes, marijuana and infrastructure to be discussed in State of the State address Some Southern Tier air traffic towers facing closure http://wrvo.org/post/some-southern-tier-air-traffic-towers-facing-closure <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>The regional airports in Ithaca and Binghamton would both lose their air traffic controllers if federal budget cuts known as sequestration take full effect. The first round of closures begins April 7. Fri, 08 Mar 2013 15:41:14 +0000 Matt Richmond 34471 at http://wrvo.org Syracuse airport renovations hit half-way point http://wrvo.org/post/syracuse-airport-renovations-hit-half-way-point <p>There's still one year to go for expansions at the Syracuse Hancock International Airport. The $49.7 million project includes a centralized security area on the second floor and a new baggage system. Fri, 19 Oct 2012 14:44:37 +0000 Durrie Lawrence 27801 at http://wrvo.org Syracuse airport renovations hit half-way point Watertown airport reaches 10,000 passenger milestone http://wrvo.org/post/watertown-airport-reaches-10000-passenger-milestone <p>Watertown International Airport swapped its 9-seater flights to Albany for 44-seater flights to Chicago back in November. So far, passengers and officials seem to agree it&#39;s been a big success.</p><p> Thu, 26 Jul 2012 13:23:27 +0000 Joanna Richards 22819 at http://wrvo.org Watertown airport reaches 10,000 passenger milestone