The decision to sell the Manor seems to be moving ahead and the possibility of realizing any great revenue from natural gas drilling in Otsego County seems remote. However, what we think we know is that this area needs to do something to better support the economy of the area if we wish going forward to grow rather than decline. Unfortunately, we would be clueless as to what might be the most beneficial path to pursue and so leave it to finer minds than ours to come up with possible solutions that we as a community can work together to achieve. But, until such solutions are found, we will be left to simply imagine what might have been if we had been better able to balance our needs and our wants.
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