Home › AllOTSEGO | Breaking News › Challenges Aplenty Aired At Otsego Now ‘Town Hall’ Challenges Aplenty Aired At Otsego Now ‘Town Hall’ 04/08/2019 AllOTSEGO, Breaking News Challenges Aplenty Aired At Otsego Now ‘Town Hall’ Otsego 2000 Executive Director Ellen Pope, at the rear, suggests to her Otsego Now counterpart, Jody Zakrevsky, at right, that part of the answer to the county’s economic-development challenges is quality-of-life improvements to bring more people here. Zakrevsky was at Cooperstown Village Hall this evening hosting the third ‘Town Hall’ to share his organization’s mission and plans with the public. Jobs, housing and energy were among the other issues discussed. Others attending, from left, included Village Trustee James Dean, the Lions Club’s Jim Donley, Otsego Now Board members Dave Rowley and Andrew Marietta, who is also county rep from Cooperstown/Town of Otsego, Village Trustee Cindy Falk, and Cassandra Harrington, director of Destination Marketing of Otsego County. Zakrevsky’s next appearance in this cycle will be at 8:30 a.m. Thursday, April 18, at the Richfield Springs Community Food Coop, 140 Main St., in a session co-sponsored by the Richfield and Otsego chambers. (Jim Kevlin/AllOTSEGO.com)
I have asked this question many times and no answer! What is the purpose and function of this organization? What has it accomplished to serve the citizens in the county? Why did the county appropriate $75K in this year’s budget for this organization?