We would like to acknowledge and congratulate Tommy Shafer on his retirement. He has been a boat mechanic on the Fox Waterway system for over 65 years; he started when he was just 14 years old. We wish him the best in his next chapter of life!

Pictured from left to right is Jim Forbes of Port Barrington Marina, Garry Zack and Tommy Shafer of Fox 14 Marina, and Mike Kurowski of D’s Marine. Tommy worked at these three marinas plus a couple others over the years.