NYC Honorary Street Names


Nicholas Sollazzo Way (Staten Island)
Present name:None
Location:Southeast corner of Amity Place and Forest Avenue
Honoree: In 1935 Nicholas Sollazzo (1912-2000), with his brothers, formed the Forest Oil Company after having operated Gulf service stations for several years. The company was sold in 1992. Without formal training, Mr. Sollazzo, who loved music, taught himself to play the saxophone, clarinet and organ. Mr. Sollazzo was a Democratic district captain in Mariners Harbor and a member of both the North Shore and South Shore Democratic clubs.

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