An interesting read.
Spending exceeds plans
Capital projects cost more than promised. What else is new?
disguised giveaway to the upstate wealthy suburbs?
Don’t confuse this with the end of the great recession. I expect that to take 2-3 more years.
Citizen participation in budgeting.
Wouldn’t it be nice if they at least admitted that they found out about forecast bias from me
See It Here (PDF)
New York State Budget news here, here, and here.