LA Honors Former President Barack Obama with Obama Boulevard
NEWARK, NJ - OCTOBER 19: Former President Barack Obama speaks at a rally in support of Democratic candidate Phil Murphy, who is running against Republican Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno for the governor of New Jersey on October 19, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. This is Obama's first return to the campaign trail to stump for Democratic gubernatorial candidates in New Jersey and Virginia as they prepare for next month's elections. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
The city of Los Angeles has decided to honor former president Barack Obama by renaming a 3.5 mile piece of Rodeo Road. Obama Boulevard will be unveiled on May 4th along with a free festival. This is the Second Time a roadway has been named after the former President. Last year a part of State Route 134 was christened as President Barack H. Obama Highway.The Former President went to Occidental College in Los Angeles for two years. This is a great honor for the former President.