After serving as Southold Town’s comptroller for three decades, John Cushman has announced plans to leave in March.
Mr. Cushman started his role as comptroller in 1987, when the town’s bookkeeping system was still kept by hand. Since then, he said, he’s been proud of the progress his office has made to keep up with the town’s fiscal and economic growth.
Many governments and school district across New York State are struggling with a lack of reserves and rising financial uncertainty, according to the New York State Comptroller’s Office. READ
Southold Town residents can expect the property tax refund checks they receive from New York State for the next three years to be a little larger than the ones they got in 2014. (more…)