SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Mayor Al Smith, Recreation Director DJ Salvante, Deputy Manager Margaret Heisey and Downtown Redevelopment Coordinator Tom Strowe joined Owen Ferrone at the unveiling of his Eagle Scout project installing Little Free Libraries at four parks in Scotch Plains.

Visitors to Greenside Park, Jerseyland Park, Farley Park, and Brookside Park will be able to relax and read books from the Little Free Libraries while visiting.

Owen is a member of BSA Troop 104, which is based at All Saints Church in Scotch Plains. is Scotch Plains-Fanwood’s only free daily local news source. Sign up for our free daily eNewsletter and “Like” us on Facebook and twitter @SPF_TAP. Download the free TAPinto App for iPhone or Android.