Six alternatives to the Oneida Public Library’s $6.12 million expansion

  Above: Artist’s rendering of a proposed library in Oneida, NY; Below: Implosion of AutoWorld, a failed tourism initiative in Flint, MI In the 1989 documentary Roger & Me, filmmaker Michael Moore captures the rapid rise and fall of “AutoWorld,” an ambitious tourism project designed with the purpose to help revitalize the struggling city of Flint, Michigan. At $80…

Brooks’ appointment one piece of Rochester’s larger leadership puzzle 

  As of Christmas Eve morning, a handful of tweets and more than 250 Facebook comments helped convey the public’s reaction to Maggie Brooks’ appointment to vice president of strategic initiatives at Regional Transit Service (RTS). While most sentiment reflected a general state of cynicism both the role as well as its six-figure salary is significant…