NYC Honorary Street Names
Firefighter Bobby Lane Way (Staten Island)
Present name:Brielle Avenue
Location:Between Manor Road and Bradley Avenue
Honoree: Firefighter Robert Lane (b. 1972) was killed at the World Trade Center during fire and rescue operations following the terrorist attack of September 11, 2001.
James Lane III Way (Staten Island)
Location:Southeast corner of Potter Avenue and Fairview Avenue
Honoree: James Lane III (b. 1994) died of a brain tumor at 8 years of age on July 2, 2002.
Jodie Lane Place (Manhattan)
Present name:11th Street
Location:between Avenue A and 2nd Avenue
Honoree: Jodie Shonah Lane (1973-2004) was a fifth year Ph.D. student in the clinical psychology program at Teachers College. On January 16, 2004, she was tragically killed while walking her two dogs when she stepped on an electrified portion of a ConEd manhole in front of Veniero's at 342 East 11th St. Her death prompted efforts to eliminate dangerous, substandard equipment installed in city streets.
Rev. Robert G. Lane Blvd. (Bronx)
Present name:Washington Avenue
Location:Between East 165th Street and East 166th Street
Honoree: Rev. Robert G. Lane (1926-2009) organized the New Zion Pilgrim Baptist Church and was an active member of numerous Baptist pastoral organizations as well as Community Board 3.
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