Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard Renaming Ceremony to be Held Sept. 19, 5:30 p.m.
A ceremony commemorating the renaming of Airport Boulevard to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard will be held on September 19, 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
The ceremony will be held at the northeast corner of NASA Boulevard and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. Drivers should enter the site off of NASA Boulevard to park.
City Manager Shannon Lewis
Vice Mayor Debbie Thomas
Comments by City Council Members:
Tim Thomas – District 1
Mark LaRusso – District 2
Yvonne Minus – District 3
Paul Alfrey – District 5
Julie Sanders – District 6
Opening Prayer:Bishop Jacquelyn Gordon New Shiloh Christian Center
Remarks:Rev. Lorenzo Laws, Greater Allen Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church
Choir:Local Churches & Civic Groups
“I Have a Dream”Excerpts from Dr. King’s 1963 speech at the
March on Washington:
Closing:Bishop Merton Clark
Truth Revealed International Ministries