Long time community activist Ben Coe has been named winner of this year's Israel Shapiro Award for citizenship.
Mr. Coe and his wife Peggy are well known in the Watertown community. Mr. Coe will be honored February 2 in a Chamber of Commerce dinner at the Ramada Inn.
Mr. Coe has been a Rotarian for over 40 years and has been active on the boards of the Tug Hill Commission and the Jefferson Rehabilitation Center.
Ben is a deserving recipient and I congratulate him on the selection.