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County OKs $492K contract for highway study

February 13, 2014

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Board of Supervisors this week authorized a $492,500 contract between the county and a Saratoga County firm to determine the feasibility of building a highway from......

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MrBoB51

Feb-14-14 8:01 AM

Since this is a Fed grant, taxpayers across America are unknowingly chipping in $400K and FC is knowingly putting up $92.5K. How many hungry FC children would that feed?

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TheArchitect

Feb-13-14 7:05 PM

Fulton County's half million dollar cost for the "highway study" is a waste of money from any perspective. It would appear that Fulton County has money to spare on a study, the results of which be so costly that the proposed connector will never be built and cannot be justified as being a cost-effective option.

This study is also unnecessary as connector has perviously been studied multiple times. The connector cost of the previous studies could easily be brought to present value. The results would be so staggering that no efforts would be made to pursue such a foolhardy proposal.

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ADKman

Feb-13-14 3:57 PM

I thought there was a highway from the Thruway to the industrial park. So what if trucks have to drive through Fonda and Fultonville? I agree, a huge waste of money.

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mrshubbs

Feb-13-14 1:28 PM

When I run into my supervisor is he ever going to hear it about this one.

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Gofigure

Feb-13-14 1:16 PM

Biggest waste of money ever! I'll never vote for an incumbent again.

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kaydont

Feb-13-14 12:55 PM

Half a Mil! What a joke.

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