A Good Government (Goo Goo) blog on issues impacting the Town of Saugerties.
By Joe Roberti, Jr.
Former seven term Ulster County Legislator. Email:email@example.com.
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Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Is Saugerties Going Backwards???
The below series of graphs shows Town of Saugerties trend lines from 2005 to 2015. Population, total assessed valuation, and total commercial assessed peaked in 2010 and began declining. The U.S. Rate of Inflation trended downward. HOWEVER, Town spending and property taxes continued to increase during this period.