NYC Honorary Street Names

Florio

Dominick S. Florio Way (Staten Island)
Present name:None
Location:Intersection of Thurston Street and Hawthorne Avenue
Honoree: In 1980 Sanitationman Dominick S. Florio (1942-2009), received an award from NYPD and NYFD for carrying an elderly woman out of a burning four-story building. He was a founding member of the Father Vincent Capodanno Chapter of the Military Order of the Purple Heart and of the Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 42.
LL:2011/03
Firefighter John J. Florio Place (Queens)
Present name:77th Place
Location:Between Eliot Avenue and Juniper Boulevard North
Honoree: Firefighter John J. Florio (b. 1967) was killed during fire and rescue operations at the World Trade Center following the terrorist attack of September 11, 2001.
LL:2002/ 28


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