Babylon Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez, Councilwoman Jackie Gordon, Councilman
Tom Donnelly, and Town of Babylon Special Assistant Terry McSweeney recently
attended a Court of Honor Ceremony for new Eagle Scout Zachary Knecht, of Deer
Park. The Eagle Scout is the highest-achievable rank in the Boy Scouts
organization. For his Eagle Scout project, Zachary organized a food drive for
the St. Paul’s Reformed Church in North Babylon. With the help of his friends
and family, Zachary collected over 1,000 pounds of food and drinks for the food
The Town officials
presented Zachary with an official Town of Babylon proclamation for his
dedication to the community and wished him luck with his future endeavors.
from left to right are Deputy Supervisor Martinez, Special Assistant McSweeney,
Zachary Knecht, Councilwoman Gordon, and Councilman Donnelly.