finances http://wrvo.org en Cuomo says state can afford tax cuts http://wrvo.org/post/cuomo-says-state-can-afford-tax-cuts <p></p> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 11:58:58 +0000 Karen DeWitt 46110 at http://wrvo.org Cuomo says state can afford tax cuts Comptroller DiNapoli: We can't let NY cities go bankrupt like Detroit http://wrvo.org/post/comptroller-dinapoli-we-cant-let-ny-cities-go-bankrupt-detroit <p>The city of Detroit’s declaration of bankruptcy has left some in New York wondering whether any upstate cities will be next. State officials say they are trying to help with financial planning guidance, but local governments say more needs to be done.</p><p>State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli has created a fiscal stress monitoring system that measures the financial health of New York’s local governments. A preliminary report found two dozen cities, counties and villages are moderately to severely fiscally stressed.</p><p>DiNapoli say he hopes they can avoid the fate of Detroit.</p> Fri, 26 Jul 2013 17:38:02 +0000 Karen DeWitt 41702 at http://wrvo.org DiNapoli says Syracuse's finances suffer from "systemic problems" http://wrvo.org/post/dinapoli-says-syracuses-finances-suffer-systemic-problems <p>New York State's financial overseer is warning Syracuse's finances face "systemic problems." Thu, 21 Feb 2013 14:02:18 +0000 Ryan Delaney 33648 at http://wrvo.org SRC Arena: Caught in a public/private partnership http://wrvo.org/post/src-arena-caught-publicprivate-partnership <p>Onondaga Community College continues to turn over information regarding the SRC Arena, and three other not-for-profit entities, to county lawmakers who requested it last week. The flap over this financial information and its availability to the public is the result of a new world of public/private partnerships.</p><p> Mon, 07 May 2012 20:22:53 +0000 Ellen Abbott 18852 at http://wrvo.org SRC Arena: Caught in a public/private partnership