Mayor Butler has named the United Way to administer a one million dollar poverty grant from the state. It's tough to know how to effectively utilize a million bucks. Let's hope the pass through costs don't make the impact hard to measure.
I'd like to see a cleaning up of the Factory Square neighborhood as an incentive to building a better neighborhood for the city's poorest.
Since the local newspaper has decreed my part of town the poorest, I would hope Mr. Gorman would solicit input from the 'po folks and not just the NFP elites.
Watertown Daily Times | United Way of Northern New York to head Watertown’s anti-poverty efforts