NYC Honorary Street Names


Avenue of the Strongest (Manhattan)
Present name:Worth St
Location:Between Broadway and Centre Street.
Honoree: This 1996 naming honored the employees of the NYC Department of Sanitation, whose headquarters was then at 125 Worth Street. It was in appreciation of their work in clearing snow and ice from city's streets during the record-breaking winter of 1995 in which the city experienced 16 snowstorms that left a total of 7.5 feet of snow.

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