Street renamed in honor of popular Bronx activist

Dozens of family, friends and community members came together Thursday for the renaming of a Bronx street in honor of a beloved activist and health educator. Meg Charlop Way is the new name of East

News 12 Staff

May 10, 2012, 9:38 PM

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Street renamed in honor of popular Bronx activist
Dozens of family, friends and community members came together Thursday for the renaming of a Bronx street in honor of a beloved activist and health educator.
Meg Charlop Way is the new name of East 167th Street in Morrisania, after 57-year-old Megan Charlop. The mother of two was hit and killed by an MTA bus while riding her bike two years ago.
Loved ones say they also hope to have a bike path installed on Crotonia Avenue and East Tremont Road where she was killed. Bronx activist remembered after bus deathCommunity holds vigil for Bronx cyclist


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