Street and Public Geographic Area Renaming

Streets, parks, waterways or other public geographic areas (PGAs) may only be named or renamed in accordance with guidelines attached provided that any site sought to be renamed does not already bear a memorial name.

Applicants interested in Street or PGA renaming must contact the Community Board Ten District Office must review Guidelines and Requirements for Street Renaming.

The District Office provides the full application and supporting documentation to the Traffic and Transportation Committee for their consideration. The applicant will be notified.

The Traffic and Transportation Committee will review, discuss and present all applications in two (2) separate months per cycle. The intent is that applications will be submitted to the full Board for a vote ONLY once all appropriate documentation is secured, interviews with the applicants is complete.

Read our Street and Public Geographic Area Renaming Guidelines