Nearly 100,000 sign petition to rename street by Trump Tower after Obama

AmNews Staff Reports | 8/14/2019, 10:49 a.m.
More than 93,000 people have signed an online petition to rename a block of a Manhattan Avenue after former President ...
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More than 93,000 people have signed an online petition to rename a block of a Manhattan Avenue after former President Barack Obama – a block that just so happens to be the home of Trump Tower.

The MoveOn.org petition is asking Mayor de Blasio and the NYC City Council that Fifth Avenue, between 56th and 57th streets, be officially renamed "President Barack H. Obama Avenue."

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