BK street renamed after 7 firefighters killed on 9/11

Seven firefighters from Red Hook who were killed in the Sept. 11 attacks were honored today with a street renaming.Richards Street was officially renamed as

BROOKLYN - Seven firefighters from Red Hook who were killed in the Sept. 11 attacks were honored today with a street renaming.Richards Street was officially renamed as Seven in Heaven Way in memory of seven members of Engine 202, Ladder 101, Battalion 32.Dozens of firefighters, friends and family members attended today's ceremony honoring Lt. Joseph Gullickson, Salvatore Calabro, Thomas Kennedy, Patrick Byrne, Joseph Maffeo, Brian Cannizaro and Terrence McShane. The firefighters' loved ones say they hope Brooklyn residents never forget their sacrifice. "I wish we didn't have to be here, but I'm glad they did it," says Cathy McShane, Terrence McShane's widow.

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