Michigan governor OKs highway honor for Aretha Franklin

AmNews Staff Reports | 7/10/2019, 4:46 p.m.
Michigan's governor has signed legislation honoring the late Queen of Soul with a highway designation.
Aretha Franklin

Michigan's governor has signed legislation honoring the late Queen of Soul with a highway designation.

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Monday approved the bill to designate a portion of M-10 in Detroit as the "Aretha L. Franklin Memorial Highway." Franklin died in Detroit last year after battling pancreatic cancer.

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