NYC Honorary Street Names


Arthur Hill Way (Queens)
Present name:None
Location:Intersection of Illion Avenue and Hannibal Street
Honoree: Arthur Hill (1922-2010), rose to the rank of Assistant Chief in the NYPD. After retiring in 1973, he served on the boards of several charitable and civic organizations.
Kevin Oslen Hill Way (Brooklyn)
Present name:None
Location:Intersection of Wortman Avenue and Vermont Street
Honoree: Army Specialist Kevin Oslen Hill (1986-2009), a graduate of John Dewey H.S. and Monroe College, was assigned to an Engineer Battalion doing route clearance work in Afghanistan, searching for and disabling roadside bombs. He was killed in the line of duty while on patrol.
Reverend Lucile C. Hill Way (Queens)
Present name:None
Location:At the intersection of 201st  Street and Linden Boulevard
Honoree: Rev. Lucile Chambers Hill (1944-2013) was ordained a Full Elder in the United Methodist Church (UMC) in 2007 and faithfully served Long Island People’s UMC until her death. Rev. Hill also founded the Theater of Dance Movement, which trained thousands of young student, and championed liturgical dance at the renowned Allen A.M.E. Cathedral and other houses of worship. (Comrie)
Roland Hill Way (Brooklyn)
Present name:East 14th Street
Location:Between Avenue X and Avenue Y
Honoree: Roland Hill (1907-2004) was a long-time member of Brooklyn Community Board 15 and an active elder in the Homecrest Presbyterian Church.

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