Tax Breaks Not Destined

Whalen, Robert
June 2006
Bond Buyer;6/19/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32405, p39
Trade Publication
The article reports that the head of the Syracuse, New York Common Council Economic Development Committee has announced his concerns that plans to award tax breaks to a shopping mall developer would relinquish too much oversight and control by elected city officials over the project. The council has held public hearings about a property tax deal worked out by Syracuse mayor Matt Driscoll and developer Robert Congel.


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