WADDINGTON - The town council approved a donation to FISHCAP Monday. Council members approved a $1,000 donation to the organization which promotes fishing throughout St. Lawrence County. The donation is one of three the town has made since 2011.
FishCap is responsible for bringing the Bassmaster Elite tournament to the village, Town Supervisor Mark Scott said. So far, its been a good investment.
The donation will be funded through the towns economic development committee.
The town is currently searching for economic developer who will promote fishing and tourism in several townships along the river valley communities.
Ive sent several letters of interest to towns in the area, Council member Shirley L. Robinson said. John Tenbusch from the county Planning office has offered to help.