NYC Honorary Street Names


Sharon Michele Rivers & Caprice Antoinette Bush Way (Queens)
Present name:78th Avenue
Location:Between Queens Boulevard and Kew Forest Lane
Honoree: Sharon Michele Rivers (b. 1969) and Caprice Antoinette Bush (b. 1979) were both employees of JP Morgan Chase Bank. On July 10, 2003, while crossing Queens Boulevard on their return from their lunch break, they were standing on a median when they were killed by a car that had been struck by another vehicle that had run a red light. Their deaths led to measures to improve pedestrian safety along Queens Boulevard.

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