NYC Honorary Street Names


Bernard M. Aquilino Place (Queens)
Present name:None
Location:At the southeast corner of Seward Avenue and 235th Street
Honoree: Bernard M. Aquilino (1928-2018) was active in the Rocky Hill Civic Association for over 40 years, and was its president for over 25 years. With State Senator Frank Padavan, successfully worked to prevent the City from closing P.S. 18. He alo found an alternative location for a Sanitation Department garage that had been proposed for the Creedmoor Campus. Mr Aquilino supported athletic programs for local youth and led the successful fight to have the U.S. Postal Service restore the community to its proper name of Bellerose Manor. (Grodenchik)
Frank Thomas F.T. Aquilino Way (Staten Island)
Present name:Shepard Avenue
Location:From Rockland Avenue northeast to the end of the street
Honoree: Frank Thomas Aquilino (b. 1974) worked for Cantor Fitzgerald at the World Trade Center. He was killed in the terrorist attack of September 11, 2001

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