Like most communities on Long Island, Deer Park and North Babylon each have great things to offer residents, but also areas in need of improvement.
Local schools continue to provide students a solid education, but issues with trash and other items on some fields where youngsters play sports are a concern to parents in some neighborhoods. There are success stories throughout the business districts of both communities, but vacancies still exist and the need to attract new business continues.
It's times like these that people get to thinking about the home they love so much, coming up with their own ideas, be them wild stretches of the imagination or practical fixes that are altogether doable, to keep Deer Park and North Babylon great into the foreseeable future.
So let's hear them.
In the spirit of putting the local dreamer and the civic leaders on the same plane, we'd like to give all locals the opportunity to share their big ideas for Deer Park and North Babylon. In this forum, no idea should be shot down. Instead, let's gather as many suggestions as we can so we can later narrow the list down to the 10 most popular ideas for the Deer Park and North Babylon communities.
We can't wait to hear what you come up with.