Wake Up & Collect Those Tax Dollars
"How can Berkshire County (Massachusetts) lose population and jobs for a decade, and still see a 56 percent gain in per-capita income? Could it be that even as the middle class departs, a commuter-telecommuter class has moved in, along with owners of second homes, bringing New York money into the local economy?" asks a Berkshire Eagle editorial. The papers worries about a" destructive two-tier economy." I say, How about putting higher property taxes to better use at the lcoal community college for job training?