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No Logical Reason For Ag Center Move

April 15, 2013

To The Reader’s Forum: Recently the USDA (United States Dept of Ag) decided not to renew the lease with Chautauqua County for the Agricultural Center on Turner Road in Jamestown and will be......

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FedUpL8ly

Apr-19-13 9:40 AM

And how many years will it take to make up any lease differential, if there is one, by moving as opposed to remaining in place?

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CharlesK

Apr-16-13 6:39 AM

I thought the reason was because the lease was cheaper at the new location.

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BudZilla

Apr-16-13 2:01 AM

Brianmel: Attacking the messenger has no effect on the value of the message he delivered.

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SCALLYWAG

Apr-15-13 8:54 PM

Government employee

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Renaldo

Apr-15-13 5:52 AM

Reminds me of the ANF headquarters relocation in Warren a few years ago. Rather than renew their existing downtown location or move to another existing downtown structure and gain benefit both of making use of an otherwise vacant building and taking advantage of Warren's municipal geothermal heating/cooling, they built a new building & development outside the city... much higher cost for taxpayers and unnecessary sprawl.

Gov.-used buildings should follow a policy of making use and rehabbing existing structures. Jamestown is not alone having loads of vacant buildings which private biz probably avoids using due to remodeling and maint costs as well as possible requirements for environmental cleanup. Gov-use offices have an opportunity to tackle this problem and instead seem to contribute to making the problem worse.

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Brianmel

Apr-15-13 4:47 AM

you are a fool, sober up B.Z.

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BudZilla

Apr-15-13 2:01 AM

The world does NOT revolve around you.

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