Jefferson County, NY –Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) issued the following statement applauding the U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration’s (EDA) award of a $703,000 grant to the Jefferson County Industrial Development Agency of Watertown, New York:

“This grant will create jobs in our district and I applaud the EDA for making it a priority,” said Congresswoman Stefanik. “I am pleased my office was able to provide a letter of support for this important funding that will benefit the Watertown community, and I will continue to work to strengthen our North Country infrastructure.”