Friday, November 25, 2016 10:16 am

Schmitt Named To Lead Watertown's Anti-Poverty Initiative

Former Watertown Family YMCA Chief Executive Officer Peter W. Schmitt has been appointed to oversee the spending of a $1 million anti-poverty grant. Watertown is one of 16 cities in the state to receive an Empire State Poverty Reduction Initiative grant. United Way of Northern New York was selected to lead the initiative by Wattertown Mayor Joe Butler.