A study headed up by CNY movers and shakers is out with its recommendations for changing what is seen as a crazy quilt, outdated and inefficient system for delivery of local government services.
The plan suggests merging the city and county in Onondaga County, but makes no recommendations on school districts because members of the panel, called Consensus, said there are too many institutional hurdles to reforming that system.
All of this is easier said than done and as always the devil would be in the details. Who would be winners and losers ? ttp://www.syracuse.com/news/index.ssf/2016/01/citizen_group_its_time_to_merge_syracuse_and_onondaga_county.html#incart_m-rpt-1