On Nov. 1, Park Johnson was presented the Hiram Award in recognition of his service to Lodi Lodge No. 256, Free and Accepted Masons. Johnson joined the lodge in 2008 and has been active in the lodge affairs by serving on numerous committees and participating in projects and activities.
Following the presentation ceremony, a dinner was held in his honor and it was attended by over 50 friends, family and lodge members. The Hiram Award is the highest award that can be bestowed by a Masonic lodge upon one of its members and only one such award can be presented each calendar year. The award is presented in recognition of the member’s outstanding service to the lodge and exemplification of the ideals and tenants of Freemasonry