Manor Road in Smithtown will be the site of an honorary re-naming ceremony on Saturday, August 17 at 10am. The ceremony will take place at the intersection of Manor Road and Bank Avenue, one block north of Main Street. All are welcome to come.
Manor Road will have the honorary new name of "Dr. John J. O'Donnell Road", where Dr. O'Donnell had his office for over 30 years.
Dr. O'Donnell was Smithtown's first Pediatrician and served over 70,000 patients and families in Smithtown and the greater Long Island community from 1954 until his retirement in 2008. He passed away on June 22, 2012.
Manor Road will remain as the official name for postal purposes and still appear on GPS and maps as "Manor Road".