Cesar E. Chavez Boulevard in Portland, Oregon

Dear Mayor & City Council: In order to honor the legacy of the great civil rights leader, C

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This petition is an effort of the Cesar E. Chavez Boulevard Committee, a grassroots group of community members who have organized themselves around this street renaming effort. The ultimate purpose of this group is not only to rename a Portland street, but to draw attention to the legacy of one of our country\'s greatest leaders and to create a concrete reminder that the struggle for civil rights for all people still continues today. The committee may be contacted at elcochito21@verizon.net

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    Emily Drew, United States

    5 years ago City: Salem
    State: OR
    Zip code: 97301
    Comments: This is such an important opportunity for Portland to symbolically articulate its commitments to creating a city that is welcoming and affirming space for People of Color. I recently moved to the Northwest and as a white person, want to live in the kind of community that values Cesar Chavez and his living legacy.
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    Daniel Jones, United States

    5 years ago City: Portland
    State: OR
    Zip code: 97217
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    Cynthia Gomez, United States

    5 years ago City: Portland
    State: Arizona
    Zip code: 97213
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