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"B" Street is Being Renamed

YAKIMA, Wash.- After 25 years of debate the dedication ceremony to re-name "B" street to "Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard", will take place Thursday in downtown Yakima.

Reverend Robert Trimble, who led the effort to re-name the street, will gather with local and state elected officials, leaders from numerous Yakima churches, and representatives from many business communities.

This event takes place on Thursday, June 1st beginning at 11:00 am in the courtyard of the Yakima County Courthouse.