COUNTY, N.Y. -- The county legislature was expected to make its final vote
Monday on leasing the Albany County Nursing Home to a private vendor, but that
plan has been stalled.
proposal has gone back to the committee level so they can look at the pros and
cons to both sides of the argument. Some worry that privatizing the nursing
home will compromise care, but County Executive Dan Mccoy says the county can
no longer afford to maintain the home.
they lose a million tax payer dollars every month they operate the facility.