In addition to an official sign unveiling to re-name the roughly 2.5-mile Boulevard in honor of the late tennis champion, the celebratory events will re-introduce Ashe’s...
The dedication will include remarks from local and state elected officials and a ceremonial sign unveiling. The event is free and open to the public.
The meeting was rescheduled due to the impact of hurricane Florence; the new date is October 9th at the same time and place.
Tennis great Arthur Ashe will be honored with a mural in Battery Park.
The lecture takes place today at noon at the Virginia Historical Society.
Columnist Michael Paul Williams says the city should consider renaming the thoroughfare for the Richmond tennis legend.
The City of Richmond took action to beautify the statue following a tweetstorm from former governor L. Douglas Wilder.