Near West Side http://waer.org en Chancellor Syverud Promises Openness and Sustainability for SU's Future http://waer.org/post/chancellor-syverud-promises-openness-and-sustainability-sus-future <div>Syracuse University’s new Chancellor is ready to make some changes and stake out some positions after completing his first semester on the job. &nbsp;WAER’s Chris Bolt reports Kent Syverud preaches transparency and is letting the public in on issues that affect campus and the local community.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div></div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Fresh from conducting his first Commencement ceremony, SU Chancellor Kent </span>Syverud<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is able to reflect on what he learned in five months of listening and observing. Thu, 15 May 2014 21:39:35 +0000 Hannah Warren & Chris Bolt 18293 at http://waer.org Chancellor Syverud Promises Openness and Sustainability for SU's Future State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman Discusses Land Bank Funding in Syracuse http://waer.org/post/state-attorney-general-eric-schneiderman-discusses-land-bank-funding-syracuse <p>State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman pointed to a homeowner and a neighborhood on Syracuse’s Near West Side today as an example of how he plans to dedicate money to the state’s land banks.&nbsp; He stopped by Haydee Rolon’s house on Marcellus Street to announce his intention to allocate $20 million more in relief for the neighborhoods by addressing vacant properties. Wed, 26 Jun 2013 22:06:23 +0000 Max Brady 4129 at http://waer.org State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman Discusses Land Bank Funding in Syracuse