State Senator Owen H. Johnson (4th Senate District, Babylon), Chairman of the Finance Committee, was on hand for the dedication ceremony of the Town of Babylon’s Tanner Park Boardwalk in Copiague. Senator Johnson secured $1.5 million for the completion of the boardwalk and promenade and the construction of a new beach pavillion. Also honored by the Town of Babylon at the event was former Town of Babylon resident, the late Wanda Tilson, who frequented the Tanner Park Senior Citizen Center and who generously contributed funding for the Senior Center.
Photo Caption: Members of the NY Coalition for Recreational Fishing, Inc. (NYCRF) traveled to Albany recently to recognize Senator Owen H. Johnson for his efforts on behalf of recreational fishing. From left to right: Tom Farrell, Vice President, NYCRF; William Young, President, NYCRF; Owen H. Johnson, NY State Senator; and Ed Simeone, NYCRF.