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State rebukes local development agencies

Groups failed to file mandated reports

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A handful of local economic development groups got a public slap on the wrist this month for not filing information with the state. Thirteen authorities around the state, including the Fulton County Center for Regional Growth, Fulton County Economic Development Corp. and Mechanicville Community Development Agency, were censured Oct. 1 by the state Authorities Budget Office for repeatedly failing to report on their activities. The censure is an official rebuke that could affect the groups’ ...

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October 11, 2013
10:19 a.m.

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It seems that the Fulton County Center for Economic Growth, the new substitute for the disgraced Fulton County EDC (remember the $1 million bonuses?) fell into the old habits pretty quickly (or leaving them behind was never really intended). And when did the Fulton County Board of Supervisors' determination to make them operate strictly according to the law disappear?