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Renaming a Yakima Street After a Local Hero Put on Hold

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YAKIMA, Wash.--Yakima City Council came to a standstill over a motion to change the name of "A" street to Sergeant Pendleton Boulevard.

The city council was reminded that in 2006 a group wanted to change the street name to honor Cesar Chavez.

The group got 4,000 signatures, but the motion never passed. The city said they want to do more research about why the motion failed before adopting the current proposal.

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