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The Plattsburgh Public Library, faced with a $150,000 shortfall, cut four positions despite public outcry.

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Library positions could be saved

City lawmakers also faulted some library employees for its fiscal woes

Common Council member Timothy Carpenter is in talks that could save four Plattsburgh Public Library positions slated for elimination due to a hefty deficit.

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Plattsburgh Library employees suggest cuts over layoffs

They say their suggestions would save positions

Library employees presented the Board of Directors with a list of ways to cut the budget without impacting positions.

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Supporters continue fight for library

Plattsburgh Common Council is concerned about use of funds

Plattsburgh Public library supporters say they are pushing forward to save jobs and the library itself.

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Plattsburgh Public Library cuts anger public

Suzanne Barton has four children, her husband’s pay has been slashed and she just found out she’s losing her job at the Plattsburgh Public Library.


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