Your Turn: Feedback On Assessment, Dressbarn & Bowling Alley

Your Turn: feedback on assessment, Dressbarn & bowling alley

WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) - An Ogdensburg developer has been hit with a big tax hike. Mike Skelly put in apartments in an old school building. The assessment increased by more than $700,000 and he says it sets a poor example for other developers wanting to make Ogdensburg better:

He does realize it was a rundown school, now it's apartments and tax prices go up.

Dawn Thurber Sanner

Let that be a lesson to him! Hard work, major investment and a lot of risk gets you nothing but punished here in NY!

Karl Helmer

No wonder there are so many zombie properties in Ogdensburg!

Sally Smith

Dressbarn is closing all 650 of its stores, including the one in the Salmon Run Mall:

Your online shopping killed another store. SHOP LOCAL!!

Lori Randazzo

That makes me sad.

Kathleen Ladouceur

Bowling came to an end at South Jefferson Lanes in Adams over the weekend. The owners sold the property:

Every one of my kids learned to bowl there. Had almost every birthday party for all 3 of them until they were 16.

Voytko Jp

It's truly heartbreaking to see this unfold.

Craig Widrig

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