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Onondaga County lawmakers want Amazon to know the door is open for them to consider locating their second headquarters at an undeveloped business park in Clay.  The legislature voted 13 to 4 to accept legislator Casey Jordan’s non-binding offer of the 339-acre county-owned White Pine Commerce Park as a potential location. 

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The City of Syracuse is getting a boost in its efforts to become the first large municipality in the state to test Smart City technologies.  The New York Power Authority has awarded a half million dollars to the project as part of the larger Syracuse Surge revitalization plan. 

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Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh delivered his second state of the city address Thursday night, and he began with this optimistic note:

"I am please to report that the state of our city is stronger than when I stood before you a year ago," Walsh said.