New York State Comptroller Develops Fiscal Stress Monitoring System for Local Governments

Written By: Talk of the Sound News

New York communities are facing hard times. Many are struggling to do more with less. Most have been substantially impacted by revenue shortfalls since the onset of the Great Recession. There are no quick fixes. It’s time for an honest conversation about the numbers. Comptroller DiNapoli’s early warning system will help the public and local officials do just that.

Fiscal Stress Score will be determined for all municipalities and school districts.