I met Edward C. Ball on my morning bike ride on the Walkway Over the Hudson. It was a gorgeous day. When I saw Mr. Ball, I asked him about the sign that caught my eye.
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Poughkeepsie legislators are have a hard time letting go of a failed operation.
For many residents, the structure is seen as the epitome of Poughkeepsie’s urban housing woes. It is rumored to be the headquarters of major gang operations and a hub for heroin distribution in the city. Since at least summer, the city police have maintained a presence at the building, including an active-duty officer parked outside at all times.
“I’m a diehard New York Mets fan, so I guess I love the underdog. That’s how I view the City of Poughkeepsie.”