The Potsdam Downtown Revitalization Initiative Local Planning Committee met for the first time Tuesday to begin sorting through ideas for spending the $10 million grant from the state. This was the first of several meetings that will take place over the next several months, with lots of opportunity for public input. From left, St. Lawrence Health System Chief Operating Officer Eric Burch, Hugo Attemann of the village Planning Board, businessman and former trustee Nick Sheehan, and committee co-chair Mayor Ron Tischler prepare for the meeting. NCN photo by Craid Freilich. For more, see story here.