Houston mayor pushing to rename Dowling Street, now in Confederate officer’s memory – Houston Chronicle

Posted: September 20, 2016 in Welcome

The major street leading to Emancipation Park in Houston bears the name of a Confederate officer from Houston. Now, Mayor Sylvester Turner is making a push to be able to change the name. It’s the latest skirmish in a battle over the Civil War, which never seems to end.

Source: Houston mayor pushing to rename Dowling Street, now in Confederate officer’s memory – Houston Chronicle

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