October 24, 2021

City expects to take major financial hit

April 3, 2020

This year, the city of Cortland was projected to bring in about $5 million in sales tax revenue, which would have accounted for about a quarter of the city’s budget. There is no way the […]

Cortland, Marathon still on state ‘stress’ list

February 3, 2020

For the third consecutive year, the Cortland Enlarged City School District has made a state comptroller’s list of financially stressed school districts. The Marathon Central School District made the list for a second year, according […]

County awaiting $1 million withheld by state

January 17, 2020

The state is withholding at least $1 million in aid because Cortland County failed to file annual financial documents for 2017 and 2018 on time, even as it paid more than $370,000 to reconcile the […]

State audit faults county on financial woes

October 31, 2019

The Cortland County Legislature’s failure to properly oversee county finances goes back further than the 2017 records a state Comptroller’s Office audit planned to examine. Auditors had to go back to 2012 records, and still […]