Capt. George Farrell opened TowBoatU.S. Yonkers, N.Y., on the Hudson River.
Located at the Tower Ridge Yacht Club in Hastings, N.Y., the port's service area includes the Hudson River from Manhattan north to the Bear Mountain Bridge. Capt. Farrell has a 24-foot Privateer response vessel.
A Yonkers native, Farrell is also a detective with the city's police department and was formerly the marine patrol officer in charge of marine law enforcement training. He is also commodore of Tower Ridge Yacht Club.