- Broome County has an average daily amount of $80 to $90 Million in cash on-hand at any given time.
- Broome County had over $540 Million available in borrowing power.
- Broome County government owned nearly 1/2 billion dollars in assets.
- Broome County departments had over $10 million in unrestricted funds that could have been accessed in an emergency.
The fact is that the Legislature restored the Fair Share 50/50 sales tax revenue split to our partner municipalities, over the objections of the then incoming County Executive, as part of the normal budget process. The County Executive's recent politically motivated comments are reckless and damaging to the County's overall fiscal health and potential economic development possibilities. The residents of Broome County deserve better."