The North Country Regional Economic Development Council is hosting public forums today in Watertown, Lowville and Potsdam featuring a presentation on the fourth round of state funding for regional councils. The forums, which will provide information about competitive funding guidelines, will be offered at the following times:
■ From 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Lowville Fire Hall, 5420 Parkway Drive.
■ From 1:30 to 3 p.m. at the Dulles State Office Building, 317 Washington St., Watertown.
■ From 5 to 6:30 p.m. at Clarkson University’s Cheel Campus Center and Arena (Barben Rooms), 8 Clarkson Ave., Potsdam.