2013-02-14 / Politics
Putnam Shifts Funds for Tourism Office
But LoBue Questions ‘Communications’ Help for Exec
Putnam lawmakers have voted to fully fund the county’s Tourism Bureau by transferring $23,000 from a contingency fund. But the transfer didn’t come without some controversy, as Legislator Dini LoBue questioned whether the transfer was actually being used to pay a communications consultant, Marty Collins, who is currently working for the county executive.