A science and an art at the Department of Assessment

ITHACA, N.Y. — It’s a busy time of year for Jay Franklin, the Director of Assessment for Tompkins County. He and his staff review several thousand of Tompkins County’s 35,000 properties each year, rotating through different property types and locations in an effort to keep everything up-to-date. The fruit of their labor, the latest assessments … Continue reading A science and an art at the Department of Assessment