Minneapolis to name stretch of Chicago Avenue for George Floyd

MINNEAPOLIS — A stretch of Chicago Avenue that includes the place where George Floyd cried out for his life will soon be named in his honor.While the street will still be called Chicago Avenue, the city of Minneapolis will refer to the blocks between 37th and 39th streets as George Perry Floyd Jr. Place.A sign to be installed at the intersection of 38th and Chicago will mark the commemorative designation.The City Council approved the naming Friday morning, and Mayor Jacob Frey’s office said he will likely sign off on it as well.Council Vice President Andrea Jenkins, who represents the area, th…

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