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New Honorary Sign Designations in Chicago

Complete list of honorary street sign designations in Chicago since 2014


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Honorary Signs Dedicated in Chicago

New This Year

Alphabetical List

 

Anthony J. Pappalas Ave

BETTY HAYNES Way

Bielsko-Biala Way

Carmie Shoes Way

CHARLES J. BARANGO Way

CHRIST TEMPLE CATHEDRAL Way

Chuck Renslow Way

CLIFTON P. LEWIS Way

Doris Ivy Way

Gorale Podhalanscy Way

GUS & JUNE TRAVLOS Way

Henry L. Coleman, Sr. Way

Irma and Willie Pickens Way

Eugene Lang Way

FF STEVE MCNAMEE Way

Ida B. Wells Way

Inez Loredo Street

Jadwiga Kaczynska Way

James "Jimmy" Tavolino Way

JEANNE UZDAWINIS Way

JERRY KEHOE Way

Joseph Muntaner Way

Major Gary Hughes Way

Margaret Hartigan Way

MARTIN AND THERESA CAMPO Way

MICHAEL ISAAC GREEN Way

Lt. Harold A. Bezazian Way

OFFICER BARRY D. BATSON SR. way

Pastor Henrietta W. Robinson Way

REV. MALACHI G. BAKER, JR. Way

Robert L. Myers Way

Self Help Way *

Tillie Rybak Way

Tony's Deli Way

  • = amendment to previously approved sign

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MAP OF RECENT
CHICAGO BROWN HONORARY STREET SIGNS

Scroll over the map markers to see the names on the signs

Map Data: Copyright 2017 Honorary Chicago; Copyright 2017 CartoDB, Copyright OpenStreetMap contributors.  
Source: City of Chicago data, Honorary Chicago analysis  
Note: marker indicates designated location not posted sign location.
Honorary Chicago junior map editors: E. Rivera, G. Kelly.  

 

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GraphS of New Honorary Streets in Chicago Totals by Month and Year

New Honorary Signs in Chicago by month

Source: City of Chicago data, Honorary Chicago analysis. Note: August is holiday month
 

New Honorary Sign Designations - 6 Years. 2017 = 41, 2016 = 85, 2015 = 70, 2014 = 60, 2013 = 66, 2012 = 60

Source: City of Chicago data, Honorary Chicago research and analysis
 

Volume of New Signs - Ward count (Year 2016)

Source: City of Chicago data, Honorary Chicago research and analysis. Note: in 2015 the Ward boundaries changed.
 
 

* Indicates sign was originally approved in a previous year
** Note: in 2015 the Ward boundaries changed mid-year and may impact the reporting of ward totals.
Source: City of Chicago data, Honorary Chicago research and analysis

Editorial permission to use charts and data with attribution to HonoraryChicago.com