Putnam Debates Consolidation of Highway and Planning

A new plan to combine Putnam County’s highway and planning departments to cut costs and boost efficiency was met with skepticism by the legislature’s special personnel committee. The switch, which would eliminate several currently unfilled positions and save about  $70,000,

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Inaugural Ceremony Marks New Beginning for Putnam

Three returning legislators and Putnam’s district attorney were sworn in during the county’s inauguration ceremony this past Friday. Nearly two months after Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell was sworn-in on the steps of the Historic Courthouse, Sam Oliverio (District 2),

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