2014-01-02 / Front Page
Putnam’s Unemployment Second Lowest in New York
Putnam County has the second lowest rate of unemployment in the entire State of New York. The State Labor Department on Christmas Eeve reported Putnam’s rate of unemployment for November at 5 percent, a decline of one percent from November, 2012. Putnam has remained with the lowest rate of joblessness in the Hudson Valley for the past 16 months.