N.Y. -- An Albany common councilmen has proposed re-naming a five acre section
of the city's riverfront park to "Jennings Landing" in honor of Mayor
be stepping down at the end of the year as Albany's second longest-serving
mayor, after 20 years in office.
area runs from the state water intake in the south and tidal ponds to the
north, to just south of the corning preserve.
is already named for Albany's longest serving mayor, Erastus Corning II.