Is Renaming Of Major Streets A New Trend?

Los Angeles debates whether to change the name of a major street.
June 28, 2003, 7am PDT | Abhijeet Chavan | @legalaidtech
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"Amid passionate debate, the City Council deadlocked Wednesday on a proposal to rename Crenshaw Boulevard after the late Mayor Tom Bradley...Crenshaw Boulevard, which runs from Wilshire Boulevard to Rancho Palos Verdes, was named after developer George L. Crenshaw, who built a series of upscale residential tracts in mid-city Los Angeles in the early 1900s. His descendants have objected to the change."

Thanks to Brad Chad

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Published on Thursday, June 26, 2003 in The Los Angeles Times
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