LongonBigD wrote: It's a Dallas area thing -- one road, at least three names!
The resolution, adopted unanimously by the park board, renames Pike Park Recreation Center on Harry Hines Boulevard a mile northwest of downtown. It is now called Santos Rodriguez Center, for a 12-year-old boy shot to death in the early 1970's by a white Dallas police officer investigating the theft of cash from a vending machine.
exelone31 wrote:Wow, I had never heard the story of Santos Rodriguez, absolutely heartbreaking.
itsjrd1964 wrote:Some members of the Dallas City Council would like to see a name change for Lamar St. between I-30 and S.M. Wright, to honor the late Botham Jean. The matter has been brought to the City Manager, as the next step in the process.
https://krld.radio.com/articles/news/da ... f-lamar-st
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