Plattsburgh mayor pitches budget; public hearing scheduled for Thursday
Plattsburgh residents can provide input on the proposed city budget at a hearing Thursday.
Mayor Colin Read has pitched a budget for 2021 but warns there is great uncertainty because of the pandemic.
"The budget this year must formulate realistic assumptions that guide our decisions," said Read, D-Plattsburgh.
He says the budget focuses on finding efficiencies, encouraging partnerships and maintaining essential services.
Thursday's meeting starts at 5 p.m.