photo of Ed Hood (left) who was presented with an award for his service to the DDA by Rich Frey, current DDA chairman
Former Comstock Park DDA member Ed Hood received an award for his many years of service on the DDA Board. Chairman Rich Frey presented the plaque which reads "In recognition and sincere appreciation of your years of service and dedication to the Comstock Park Downtown Development Authority." Hood, who has served as chairman of the DDA Board, was a founding member of the DDA in 1993 and remained a member until his retirement from the Board in 2016. Hood, a lifelong Comstock Park resident, was the owner of Comstock Park Foods for 20 years before selling it in 1994 to go into real estate.