Tagged: common council


Current Common Council Members Push Blame on Past Council Members for Doing and Saying the Very Same Things They Do and Say

I’ve had a number of posts on how our local pundits, commentators, editors and politicos misinform and misrepresent the City of Amsterdam financials. But no one quite masters it like the current Council and their supporters. As the latest installment of this financial kabuki ,...


Council Actions Bring Back Toys of Old

After bursting out laughing from the headline “Vibrate” setting OK with council” from the Mohawk Valley Compass, the first thing that popped into my head was this: And I thought how perfectly the game approximates the actions of our local governance: You take much time to...